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Medical Book Club - Medical Book Group at the Infirmary Museum: 'Cutting for Stone'

by Abraham Verghese

Thursday 23rd November 2017

7:00pm, The Infirmary Museum, University of Worcester, City Campus, Castle Street, Worcester WR1 3AS - all welcome

The Medical Book Group at the Infirmary will be discussing Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese.

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese has 4.5 from 5 stars at and 4.28/5 at Goodreads and is the medical author's third book and first novel. Join the Medical Book Group at the Infirmary in the gallery with a hot drink and chat about the medical elements in the story and how they relate to the story and the exhibition around us.

"My brother, Shiva, and I came into the world in the late afternoon of the twentieth of September in the year of grace 1954. We took our first breaths in the thick air of Addis Ababa, capital city of Ethiopia.

Bound by birth, we were driven apart by bitter betrayal. No surgeon can heal the wound that divides two brothers. Where silk and steel fail, story must succeed.

To begin at the beginning..."

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