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Title: This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor eBook: Adam Kay: Amazon


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THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLER <br /> BOOK OF THE YEAR AT THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS<br /> <br /> ‘Painfully funny. The pain and the funniness somehow add up to something entirely good, entirely noble and entirely loveable.' - Stephen Fry<br /> <br /> Welcome to the life of a junior doctor: 97-hour weeks, life and death decisions, a constant tsunami of bodily fluids, and the hospital parking meter earns more than you.<br /> <br /> Scribbled in secret after endless days, sleepless nights and missed weekends, Adam Kay's This is Going to Hurt provides a no-holds-barred account of his time on the NHS front line. Hilarious, horrifying and heartbreaking, this diary is everything you wanted to know – and more than a few things you didn't – about life on and off the hospital ward.<br /> <br /> Sunday Times Number One Bestseller for over eight months and winner of a record FOUR National Book Awards: Book of the Year, Non-Fiction Book of the Year, New Writer of the Year and Zoe Ball Book Club Book of the Year.<br /> <br /> This edition includes extra diary entries and a new afterword by the author.