New Books by Vernon Coleman - all available as eBooks on Amazon.


There is more information about these books on the Amazon site (where readers will also find reviews). For a full list of books by Vernon Coleman which are available as kindle books on Amazon, simply type 'vernon coleman kindle books' into the Amazon search engine.


The Kick-Ass A-Z for over 60s (2017)

The Kick-Ass A-Z for Over 60s Subtitled ‘The Beginners’ Guide to Older Age’ it contains everything you need to know in order to replace the depressing, pessimistic certainties of old age with the hope and confidence-drenched ambitions usually associated with the young. There are sections explaining how to deal with doctors, hospitals and care homes, and the book is full of practical advice delivered in a no-holds barred style. Vernon Coleman has long believed that ageism is the last remaining major –ism and that the elderly are now subjected to more prejudice than any other group. This book explains how everyone over 60 can fight back and defend themselves against bigotry, abuse and disrespect.


Bilbury Delights (2017)

Bilbury Delights is the 11th book in The Young Country Doctor series.


Is Your Health Written in the Stars? (2017)

This book contains the results of the largest and most comprehensive study of the influence of astrological signs on human health. The conclusion: the astrology - health link cannot be ignored.


Climbing Trees at 112! (2017)

Inspirational stories for the over 65s: "A life changing book".


Bilbury Mixture (2017)

Bilbury Mixture is the 10th book in The Young Country Doctor series.


Life on the Edge (2017)

Life on the Edge is the fifth edition of Vernon Coleman's long running diary and is now available as an ebook on Amazon.


Bilbury Relish (2016)

Bilbury Relish is the 9th book in The Young Country Doctor series.


Millions of Alzheimer Patients Have Been Misdiagnosed (And Could be Cured) (2016)

Other than Alzheimer's disease, idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus is the commonest cause of dementia. It affects millions. The diagnosis is missed more than 80 per cent of the time. Millions of patients with Alzheimer's or dementia or Parkinson's disease have been wrongly diagnosed. If they have idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus they can be treated and possibly cured. The author describes the symptoms of idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus and how it can be diagnosed and treated. He also explains why doctors and nurses so often miss the diagnosis and why idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus is so little known.


How to Live Longer and Stay Young for the Rest of Your Life (2016)

A full account of how you can stay healthy and live longer. Packed with vital, life saving advice and inormation.


Power Over Cancer: discover how to slash your cancer risk up to 80 per cent (2016)

"If all the money spent on cancer research had been spent on teaching people what we know about the causes of cancer, millions of lives would have been saved" - Belfast Newsletter.


Toxic Stress: And the 21st Century Blues(2016)

Over 30 years ago, in 1978, Dr Vernon Coleman wrote the first popular book on stress. Years later (in 1991) he realised that much of the stress to which we are exposed is part of our modern society - and cannot be managed with the usual stress control techniques. He invented the phrase 'toxic stress' to define this type of stress. He wrote Toxic Stress to explain just how and why 'toxic stress' makes us ill and how it is different to ordinary stress. Toxic stress causes or exacerbates 90 per cent of all illness. This revised and updated edition shows how you can deal with it.


Return of the Disgruntled Man (2016)

The fourth of Vernon Coleman’s bestselling diaries is now available on Amazon as an ebook. The Return of the Disgruntled Man contains the mixture as before.

The other diaries in the series are (in order):

Diary of a Disgruntled Man
Just Another Bloody Year
Bugger off and Leave Me Alone



Bilbury Tonic (Book 8 - 2016)

The Young Country Doctor Book 8 (also known as Bilbury Tonic) has just been published as an ebook on Amazon.

Bilbury Toniccontains stories about all the usual Bilbury characters (Thumper, Patchy, Adrienne, Frank, Gilly and Peter Marshall) plus a host of new ones.

The other books in the Bilbury series are (in order):

Bilbury Chronicles
Bilbury Grange
Bilbury Revels
Bilbury Country
Bilbury Village
Bilbury Pie (short stories)
Bilbury Pudding (short stories)

The Bilbury books are published on Amazon as ‘The Young Country Doctor’ series. May 2016



Cheese Rolling, Shin Kicking and Ugly Tatoos: Searching for England (2015)

Vernon Coleman, together with his wife Antoinette, travels through England, from Sidmouth to Buxton in the north of the Peak District. In this offbeat travel book with a difference the author looks for evidence that the English are still alive, kicking and eccentric. They visit Taunton, Wells, Lacock, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Hereford, Stratford upon Avon, Bakewell, Eyam and Buxton and learn a great deal about England and the English.


Are You Living with a Psychopath? The 39 simple ways you can diagnose a psychopath (2015)

Exactly what the title says it is - a guide to spotting a psychopath. How many do you know?


Psychiatry: Black art and confidence trick: A short monograph explaining(2015)

Dr Coleman explains why psychiatry is not a science and why psychiatrists should not be trusted.


One Thing After Another(2015)

A collection of essays selected from over 5,000 articles written by Vernon Coleman over the last 50 years.


Bloodless Revolution(2015)

First published in 2009, this is the revised and updated edition. Bloodless Revolution includes two dozen life-changing things we can do when we've got rid of the political parties. 'Revolutions are only impossible before they take place. Afterwards, they were inevitable.' - Vernon Coleman.


Stories with a Twist in the Tale(2015)

Most of the stories have a twist in the tale. Some have a medical flavour. Some are pure fiction. Some are autobiographical. Some are a mixture of all these.


Doctor in Paris(2015)

This novel about a doctor who moves to Paris, to work as the resident doctor for a hotel catering for tourists, is written under the pen name Dr Blake Marvel. Things get out of hand when the doctor discovers that in addition to looking after British and American tourists, he is also expected to provide medical services for the ladies of pleasure who work in a nearby brothel.


Balancing the Books(2015)

The author of this novel is listed as Donald Quixote - another of Vernon Coleman's many pseudonyms. A widow avenges her writer husband, who killed himself after a series of cruel reviews on Amazon, by murdering the reviewers. She takes to murder with surprising ease.


Bugger Off and Leave Me Alone(2015)

The third volume of Vernon Coleman's diary.


Just Another Bloody Year (Vernon Coleman's Diaries Book 2)(2014)

The second volume of Vernon Coleman's diary.


Stuffed!(2014)

Vernon Coleman explains why things are never again going to be the way they used to be. He discusses banking, immigration, the economy, the EU, the nanny State, inflation, our bonus culture, disappearing privacy, benefits and expectations, our creaking infrastructure - and so on. He explains why Britain is well and truly stuffed.


Second Chance

First published under the title 'Second Innings' this novel is a joyful romp of a novel set in the idylic English countryside. This is the story of Biffo Brimstone who overcomes the adversity of modern life by, quite simply, running away. A train journey takes him to a part of the country he has never visited before and he finds himself in the village of Fondling-Under-Water.


Is This What Really Happened(2014)

Vernon Coleman's imaginary account of what might have happened if Elvis Presley had lived - and runaway to live in Paris. Widely praised by reviewers for its authenticity.


Revolt(2014)

First published in hardback under the pen name Robina Hood. Revolt is based on a true story which has not happened yet. 'I enjoyed reading Revolt. I fear that much of the book may come true.' - Nigel Farage MEP, leader of UKIP


The Truth Kills(2014)

A constantly surprising medical drama about a busy GP. 'Very funny indeed.' said Country Life magazine.


Thomas Winsden's Cricketing Almanack(2014)

'It's a very, very funny book' said the Sunday Times when this was first published in 1983. This is, of course, a spoof edition of Wisden - now widely regarded as a classic.


Men in Bras, Panties and Dresses: The Secret Truth about Transvestites(2014)

A much revised version of the widely quoted 'Men in Dresses', this book is now considered by many to be an essential reference work. Contains the results of the biggest ever survey of crossdressers.


The Wisdom of Animals(2014)

Co-written with Donna Antoinette Coleman

This book provides evidence that animals are more sensitive, more loving and more thoughtful than many people believe. The authors show that all animals are capable of altruistic behaviour and explain that animals communicate with one another, have powerful imaginations and artistic skills and possess excellent memories.



Diary of a Cricket Lover(2014)

A revised version of a diary written in 1984 and published in 1985. It is usual for cricketers to write a diary summarising their season. This is the autobiography of a spectator who travelled around England looking for cricket matches to watch. (Three excerpts from this book were selected for 'All in a Day's Cricket', Brian Levison's 2012 'anthology of outstanding cricket writing'.


I Hope Your Penis Shrivels Up(2014)

Questions and answers from Vernon Coleman's hugely poplular agony column in 'The Sunday People' newspaper. The column ran from 1993 to 2003 and ended when Vernon resigned because the newspaper would not allow him to oppose the Iraq War.


I Hope Your Penis Shrivels Up (Book 2)(2014)

More questions and answers from Vernon Coleman's hugely popular agony column in 'The Sunday People' newspaper.


Twelve Essential Medical Truths Which Could Save Your Life(2014)

Originally published as Coleman's Laws, this book has defined 12 simple rules for dealing with doctors and hospitals - each of these laws could save your life. The 12 laws are backed up with clinical anecdotes and scientific data.


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There is more information about these books on the Amazon site (where readers will also find reviews). For a full list of books by Vernon Coleman which are available as kindle books on Amazon, simply type 'vernon coleman kindle books' into the Amazon search engine.

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