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A Mistake

A Mistake (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged)

By Shuker, Carl
Narrator Swallow, Genevieve

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In medicine, a single mistake in an otherwise spotless career can determine the rest of your life - even if the mistake was not your own. Elizabeth is a gifted surgeon - the only female consultant at her hospital. But while operating on a young woman with life-threatening blood p...oisoning, something goes horribly wrong. In the midst of a new scheme to publicly report surgeons' performance, her colleagues begin to close ranks, and Elizabeth's life is thrown into disarray. Tough and abrasive, Elizabeth has survived and succeeded in this most demanding, palpably sexist field. But can she survive a single mistake? A Mistake is a gripping procedural thriller about powerful women working in challenging spheres. The novel examines how a survivor who has successfully navigated years of a culture of casual sexism and machismo finds herself suddenly in the fight of her life. When a mistake is life-threatening, who should ultimately be held responsible? Carl Shuker has produced some of the finest writing on the physicality of medical intervention, where life-changing surgery is detailed moment by moment in a building emergency. A Mistake daringly illustrates the startling mix of the coolly intellectual and deeply personal inherent in the life and work of a surgeon.
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ISBN 9781799759645
Released NZ 31 Dec 2019
Publisher Brilliance Corporation
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged
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ISBN-13 9781799759645
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Publisher Brilliance Corporation
Imprint Brilliance Audio
Released 31 Dec 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged
Edition Unabridged
Author(s) By Shuker, Carl
Narrator Swallow, Genevieve
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Modern Fiction
Adventure / Thriller
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Width: 133mm
Height: 165mm
Spine: 13mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight 68g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade