Score: 4.5
From 83 Ratings

This Is Going to Hurt


  • Author: Adam Kay
  • Release Date : 2019-12-03
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 4146936 Bytes


In the US edition of this international bestseller, Adam Kay channels Henry Marsh and David Sedaris to tell us the "darkly funny" (The New Yorker) -- and sometimes horrifying -- truth about life and work in a hospital.Welcome to 97-hour weeks. Welcome to life and death decisions. Welcome to a constant tsunami of bodily fluids. Welcome to earning less than the hospital parking meter. Wave goodbye to your friends and relationships. Welcome to the life of a first-year doctor. Scribbled in secret after endless days, sleepless nights and missed weekends, comedian and former medical resident Adam Kay's This Is Going to Hurt provides a no-holds-barred account of his time on the front lines of medicine. Hilarious, horrifying and heartbreaking by turns, t...

Score: 4.5
From 85 Ratings

This Is Gonna Hurt


  • Author: Nikki Sixx
  • Release Date : 2011-04-12
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 22609013 Bytes


This Is Gonna Hurt is music, photography, and life through the distorted lens of Nikki Sixx, bassist for heavy metal rock band Mötley Crüe’s and the New York Times bestselling author of The Heroin Diaries. A combination of powerful prose and dramatic photographs, This Is Gonna Hurt is an arresting, deeply personal look through the eyes of a real rock star at a stark, post-addiction world.This Is Gonna Hurt chronicles Sixx's experiences—from his early years filled with toxic waste, to his success with Motley Crue, to his near death from an OD and his eventual rebirth through music, photography, and love. Love story, social commentary, family memoir, This Is Gonna Hurt offers the compelling insights of an artist and a man strugglin...

This Is Going to Hurt
Score: 4
From 16 Ratings

This Is Going to Hurt


  • Author : Adam Kay
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Spark
  • Release Date : 2019-12-03
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316426732


This Is Going to Hurt Book Description :

In the US edition of this international bestseller, Adam Kay channels Henry Marsh and David Sedaris to tell us the "darkly funny" (The New Yorker) -- and sometimes horrifying -- truth about life and work in a hospital. Welcome to 97-hour weeks. Welcome to life and death decisions. Welcome to a constant tsunami of bodily fluids. Welcome to earning less than the hospital parking meter. Wave goodbye to your friends and relationships. Welcome to the life of a first-year doctor. Scribbled in secret after endless days, sleepless nights and missed weekends, comedian and former medical resident Adam Kay's This Is Going to Hurt provides a no-holds-barred account of his time on the front lines of medicine. Hilarious, horrifying and heartbreaking by turns, this...

This is Going to Hurt
Score: 4
From 19 Ratings

This is Going to Hurt


  • Author : Adam Kay
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2017-09-07
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781509858644


This is Going to Hurt Book Description :

The million copy bestseller Book of the Year at The National Book Awards ‘Painfully funny. The pain and the funniness somehow add up to something entirely good, entirely noble and entirely loveable.' - Stephen Fry 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. 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. Sunday Times Number O...

This Is Going to Hurt
Score: 4
From 16 Ratings

This Is Going to Hurt


  • Author : Adam Kay
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Spark
  • Release Date : 2020-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0316426741


This Is Going to Hurt Book Description :

In the US edition of this international bestseller, Adam Kay channels Henry Marsh and David Sedaris to tell us the "darkly funny" (The New Yorker) -- and sometimes horrifying -- truth about life and work in a hospital. Welcome to 97-hour weeks. Welcome to life and death decisions. Welcome to a constant tsunami of bodily fluids. Welcome to earning less than the hospital parking meter. Wave goodbye to your friends and relationships. Welcome to the life of a first-year doctor. Scribbled in secret after endless days, sleepless nights and missed weekends, comedian and former medical resident Adam Kay's This Is Going to Hurt provides a no-holds-barred account of his time on the front lines of medicine. Hilarious, horrifying and heartbreaking by turns, this...

Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas


  • Author : Adam Kay
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2019-10-17
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781529018592


Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas Book Description :

A short gift book of festive hospital diaries from the author of million-copy bestseller This is Going to Hurt Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat . . . but 1.4 million NHS staff are heading off to work. In this perfect present for anyone who has ever set foot in a hospital, Adam Kay delves back into his diaries for a hilarious, horrifying and sometimes heartbreaking peek behind the blue curtain at Christmastime. Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas is a love letter to all those who spend their festive season on the front line, removing babies and baubles from the various places they get stuck, at the most wonderful time of the year. 'The perfect surgical stocking-filler' The Times...

Quick Reads This Is Going To Hurt

Quick Reads This Is Going To Hurt


  • Author : Adam Kay
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2020-02-20
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781529037630


Quick Reads This Is Going To Hurt Book Description :

This is not a new book but a specially adapted version of Adam Kay's bestseller This is Going to Hurt for Quick Reads. These short books are perfect for adults who are discovering reading for pleasure for the first time. Welcome to the life of a junior doctor. You work 97 hours a week. You make life and death decisions. You are often covered in blood (or worse) from head to toe. And the hospital parking meter earns more money than you do. Adam Kay's diary was written in secret after long days, sleepless nights and missed weekends. It is funny, moving and sometimes shocking. This is everything you wanted to know – and more than a few things you didn't – about life on and off the hospital ward. Specially rewritten for ease of reading by Francesca M...

Summary of This is Going to Hurt By Adam Kay   Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor

Summary of This is Going to Hurt By Adam Kay Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor


  • Author : Ctprint
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-01-24
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9798604035351


Summary of This is Going to Hurt By Adam Kay Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor Book Description :

SYNOPSIS: Thіѕ іѕ Gоіng to Hurt (2017) is a revealing lооk at thе daily reality оf wоrkіng as a dосtоr іn the UK tоdау, аѕ еxреrіеnсеd bу оnе man who rоѕе through the rаnkѕ оf thе country's Nаtіоnаl Hеаlthсаrе System (NHS). At tіmеѕ раіnfullу funny, and іn others dіѕturbіnglу grіm, аuthоr Adаm Kау'ѕ реrѕоnаl rесоllесtіоnѕ аnd dіаrу еntrіеѕ оffеr a warts-and-all lооk аt the lіfе of a dосtоr in the NHS. ABOUT THЕ AUTHОR: A fоrmеr doctor, Adаm Kау is currently a British соmеdіаn аnd a wrіtеr fоr tеlеvіѕіоn shows ѕuсh аѕ Mitchell and Webb, Uр the Wоmеn and Vеrу Brіtіѕh Problems. Hе аlѕо реrfоrmѕ regularly ѕоld-оut ...

Trust Me  I m a  Junior  Doctor
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

Trust Me I m a Junior Doctor


  • Author : Max Pemberton
  • Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
  • Release Date : 2011-09-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444718508


Trust Me I m a Junior Doctor Book Description :

'Very funny and frank' Independent 'Reads like Scrubs: The Blog ... funny and awful in equal measure' Observer * * * * * * * The bestselling real life story of a hapless junior doctor, based on his columns written anonymously for the Telegraph. IF YOU'RE GOING to be ill, it's best to avoid the first Wednesday in August. This is the day when junior doctors graduate to their first placements and begin to face having to put into practice what they have spent the last six years learning. Starting on the evening before he begins work as a doctor, this book charts Max Pemberton's touching and funny journey through his first year in the NHS. Progressing from youthful idealism to frank bewilderment, Max realises how little his job is about 'saving people' an...

This Is Going to Hurt

This Is Going to Hurt


  • Author : Holly Books
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-12-09
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1673728677


This Is Going to Hurt Book Description :

The perfect book for taking class notes, creative writing, homework for school, and more. Makes a great and very thoughtful Valentine's, Anniversary, Birthday gift! This is a gift they're sure to keep and never forget!To view more Holly Books notebooks, click on Holly Books Author page!...

This Is Gonna Hurt
Score: 4.5
From 17 Ratings

This Is Gonna Hurt


  • Author : Nikki Sixx
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2011-04-12
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0062061895


This Is Gonna Hurt Book Description :

This Is Gonna Hurt is music, photography, and life through the distorted lens of Nikki Sixx, bassist for heavy metal rock band Mötley Crüe’s and the New York Times bestselling author of The Heroin Diaries. A combination of powerful prose and dramatic photographs, This Is Gonna Hurt is an arresting, deeply personal look through the eyes of a real rock star at a stark, post-addiction world....

Where Does it Hurt
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Where Does it Hurt


  • Author : Max Pemberton
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2009-08-20
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848945296


Where Does it Hurt Book Description :

'Treats a grim subject with warmth and self-deprecating good humour ... equally enlightening sequel' Daily Mail The sequel to the bestselling Trust Me, I'm a (Junior) Doctor. The junior doctor is back, but working on the streets for the Phoenix Outreach Project. Unfortunately, his first year in a hospital hasn't quite prepared him for it ... He's into his second year of medicine, but this time Max is out of the wards and onto the streets, working for the Phoenix Outreach Project. Fuelled by tea and more enthusiasm than experience, he attempts to locate and treat a wide and colourful range of patients that somehow his first year on the wards didn't prepare him for . . . from Molly the 80-year-old drugs mule and God in a Tesco car park, to middle-class...