Goodreads Choice Award for Fiction (The Midnight Library)
#1 Book Club pick
according to Goodreads users (The Midnight Library)
Over THREE MILLION books sold worldwide
Translated in over 40 Languages
“The king of empathy."
Matt Haig is the #1 bestselling author of Reasons to Stay Alive and Notes on a Nervous Planet, as well as seven highly acclaimed novels for adults, including The Midnight Library, How to Stop Time, The Humans, and The Radleys. He has also written award-winning books for children, including A Boy Called Christmas, which is being made into a feature film. Matt Haig has sold more than two million books in the UK and his work has been translated into more than forty languages.
A manual of reflections for an increasingly stressful world
The Comfort Book is a collection of little islands of hope, a gathering of consolations and stories that give us new ways of seeing ourselves and the world.
Matt Haig’s mix of philosophy, memoir and self-reflection builds on the wisdom of philosophers and survivors through the ages, from Marcus Aurelius to Nellie Bly, from Emily Dickinson to James Baldwin.