Books by Bill Hayes

INSOMNIAC CITY by Bill Hayes
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 14, 2017

"A unique and exuberant celebration of life and love. "
A photographer and distinguished nonfiction writer's account about starting over at midlife in New York City and falling in love with famed neurologist Oliver Sacks. Read full book review >
THE ANATOMIST by Bill Hayes
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 26, 2007

"No dull required course here—a vivid tale populated with flesh-and-blood characters, from the two Henrys to the cadavers themselves."
Science writer Hayes (Five Quarts: A Personal and Natural History of Blood, 2005, etc.) combines a you-are-there account with interesting biographical details about the men who put the human body on the map. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 25, 2005

"A popular and memorable recounting of blood's social and natural history, as well as Hayes's own close encounter with the vital fluid. (Illustrations throughout) "
A spry personal tour of hematology, from the author of Sleep Demons (2001). Read full book review >
SLEEP DEMONS by Bill Hayes
NON-FICTION
Released: March 13, 2001

"Who knew insomnia could be so much fun?"
A lifetime of sleepless nights is the surprisingly entertaining basis for this debut memoir. Read full book review >