Saturday by Ian McEwan

OK so this book is not about mental health, but is still an interesting read for anyone who is interested in the brain. The book is written from the perspective of a brain surgeon and follows one day in his life. As per usual, McEwan has done his homework and …

Enduring Love by Ian McEwan

You will be hooked by this book from the first chapter. It opens with 4 men attempting to rescue a boy in a hot air balloon. The tragic death of one of these men causes the eccentric loner Jed to become fixated with science journalist Joe. Jed develops De Clerembaults …

Engleby by Sebastian Faulks

This book is a lot shorter than many of Faulks other works, and yet is still able to rival them in terms of impact. The book tells the story of Engleby, a highly intelligent loner. Engleby’s attitude to people and lack of social skills suggest he has high functioning aspergers …