Top Reads for 2019

I simply cannot list my best reads for 2019 until the end of the year. What if I finish a really great book on December 29? (Plus, today is my birthday so I can do anything I want). Traditionally, I try to cull my list to ten but then I remembered that this is my... Continue Reading →

REVIEW: Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas by Adam Kay

In brief: Christmas, working in a hospital. What could possibly happen? The good: Funny, sad and all of the things you expect from Adam Kay. The not-so-good: A fast read. Why I chose it: Thank you to Pan Macmillan for the copy, I love Adam Kay's books. Year: 2019 Pages: 143 Publisher: Picador (Pan Macmillan)... Continue Reading →

REVIEW: This is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay

In brief: This is Adam's life as a junior doctor. Next to no sleep, unpaid overtime and missing family and friends. The good: It's also quite funny. The not-so-good: The ending is heartbreaking. Why I chose it: Enjoy a medical memoir. Year: 2017 Pages: 279 Publisher: Picador (Pan Macmillan) Setting: Hospitals of England I'm a... Continue Reading →

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