His novels include How To Stop Time, The Radleys
and The Humans
His memoir, Reasons to Stay Alive, which described his battles dealing with depression, was a Sunday Times number one bestseller and was in the top ten charts for 49 weeks.
This year sees the publication of the follow up, Notes on a Nervous Planet, which focuses on ways to cope with stress and anxiety in the modern world.
Notes On A Nervous Planet, went straight to number one in the UK non-fiction charts.