International Editions

International Editions & Press

United Kingdom

  • Another Day in the Frontal Lobe was published as hardcover in the UK under a different title, Brain Matters: Adventures of a Brain Surgeon.
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  • The paperback edition was published in the UK in February, 2007, under the original American title.
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  • Brain Matters was selected as a Book of the Week on BBC Radio 4, and was included in the premier literary event, the Guardian Hay Festival, 2006, where Katrina Firlik participated in a panel alongside noted American author, Sebastian Junger. She was interviewed on BBC radio by Simon Mayo and on BBC International.
  • Check out the ‘Best Dressed Brains List 2006’ by the Observer!


  • Katrina was featured in Australia’s Readers Digest HealthSmart magazine, Autumn, 2007 (our Spring)

Taiwan and China

  • The Chinese translation was published May, 2007


  • Article in An-Nahar Newspaper, Lebanon


  • Article in popular Turkish magazine


  • The Korean translation is in progress.


  • The Portuguese translation is in progress.


  • Quoted in the Vietnamese press August 12, 2010 (last paragraph).