This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Medical Resident

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Product Details

Price
$28.00  $25.76
Publisher
Little, Brown Spark
Publish Date
Pages
288
Dimensions
6.1 X 9.3 X 1.1 inches | 1.1 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780316426725

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About the Author

Adam Kay is an award-winning comedian and writer for TV and film. He previously worked for many years as a junior doctor. His first book, This is Going to Hurt was an instant Sunday Times #1 bestseller and has sold 1.5 million copies worldwide. It has been translated into 33 languages and was Book of the Year at the UK National Book Awards. It will be a major new comedy-drama for the BBC. He lives in London.

Reviews

"Darkly funny... heartbreaking."--The New Yorker

"Hilarious and heartbreaking...I howled, yelped, and occasionally choked with laughter...This book may hurt, but in an important and necessary way."--Cathy Rentzenbrink, The Times (London)
"This book is heartbreaking, hilarious and truly important. I believe in its humanity, its spirit and its conscience. The best doctor's visit you will ever have."--Rose McGowan, actress, activist, and New York Times bestselling author of Brave
"Brilliant. Five stars. Amazing."--Mark Haddon, bestselling author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
"Painfully funny. The pain and the funniness somehow add up to something entirely good, entirely noble, and entirely lovable."--Stephen Fry, actor, comedian, and author of Mythos


"Bloody funny."
--Minnie Driver, actress