Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas: Festive hospital diaries from the author of multi-million-copy hit This is Going to Hurt

Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas: Festive hospital diaries from the author of multi-million-copy hit This is Going to Hurt

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Hardcover | English
ISBN13: 9781529018585
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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

Type Book
Number Of Pages 160
Item Height 20 mm
Item Width 117 mm
Item Weight 181 Gram
Product Dimensions 117 x 20 x 180
Publisher Picador
Format Hardcover | 160

Sunday Times humour book of the year * Sunday Times *
The perfect surgical stocking filler. Jokes galore. This little book will no doubt cheer up the many readers who find it under their tree * The Times *
Very, very funny -- Graham Norton
Beyond hilarious . . . A small-but-perfectly formed follow-up to This is Going to Hurt, this Christmas-themed delight continues to capture the dark humour and dedicated work of NHS professionals everywhere * Stylist *
A funny, poignant snapshot of humanity * Radio Times *
Will have you crying with laughter * Good Housekeeping *
Contains Kay's unique alchemy of medical insight and cynical wit * Daily Mirror *
Hilarious and heartbreaking * Irish Times *
The funniest book of 2019 * The Mail *
Kay's fans will be delighted to discover that it is entirely as revolting, funny and moving as the first * i-news *
Matchless stories . . . funny, disgusting and moving * Guardian *

Adam Kay is an award-winning comedian and author of the million-copy bestseller This is Going to Hurt. He previously worked as a junior doctor, which is hopefully clear by now. He lives in London.