Moral Injuries

Moral Injuries

Hardback Published on: 14/03/2024
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You're trained to save the lives of others. How far would you go to save your own? Ruthlessly ambitious Olivia, anxious perfectionist Laura and free-spirited risk-taker Anjali couldn't be more different. Yet their friendship, which began on the first day of medical school, has kept them inseparable for twenty-five years. As wild all-nighters and exam pressures gave way to the struggles and joys of new motherhood and intense jobs, their bond remained unbreakable. Years ago they promised that nothing would come between them, and to do anything for one another, including burying one night they have never spoken about: a drug-fuelled university party that forced them to make a deadly choice that could still destroy them. When an eerily similar tragedy strikes involving their teenage children, everything the three women have built threatens to shatter around them, and they are left asking just how far you can stretch a friendship before it snaps.

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781399613071
  • Number of pages: 320
  • Weight: 500g
  • Dimensions: 155 x 234 x 25 mm

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Moral Injuries
Medical ethics clash with family ties
Author Christie Watson has chosen a very interesting premise for this book. It involves three young women from very different backgrounds who become form f... READ MORE
John Davies
Moral Injuries
Interesting moral quandary
This is a story about 3 friends - Laura, Olivia and Anjali - who have stuck together through thick and thin, not least in surviving several years at medica... READ MORE
Farah Ghuznavi
Moral Injuries
Accidents affect career trajectories
Accidents happen, even at house parties, but sometimes they aren’t just accidents, and sometimes people die. And sometimes people lie about it. A boy, hi... READ MORE
Moral Injuries
Good on so many levels
I really enjoyed this book on different levels. The main twisty, complex story about 3 medical students swearing to be best friends forever and the fallout... READ MORE
Moral Injuries
Moral Injuries
I really enjoyed this book. Three girls meet as they start to train as doctors. Anjali, Olivia and Laura. They stay together through their training and ... READ MORE
Monica Hanna
Moral Injuries
Three medics, three medics, three mothers - shared secrets.
Make sure you are not disturbed once you embark on this superlative read. The multifaceted characters engage to the oh-so-satisfying denouement, the stru... READ MORE
Jayne Southern
Moral Injuries
The story of friendship, love and secrets!
Three women, Olivia, Laura and Anjali, met in Medical School twenty-five years ago and throughout the years have remained close friends. Early in their ca... READ MORE
Joan Clapham
Moral Injuries
Gripping medical drama
I hadn't read anything about Christie Watson but as a retired Intensive Care Sister I recognised straight away that Christie hadn't just researched, she ha... READ MORE
Moral Injuries
Olivia, Laura and Anjali meet the first day at Medical school. They are very different, coming from different backgrounds. Olivia comes from a wealthy fami... READ MORE
Maggie Macdonald
Moral Injuries
Intriguing and engaging read
This was a brilliant read. It was the first book I'd read by this author and I found the writing style engaging from the start. I was drawn into the storie... READ MORE
Annaliza Sturge