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Medical Book Group at the Infirmary: Cutting for Stone, Abraham Verghese

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The Infirmary Museum

University of Worcester, City Campus, Castle Street

Worcester

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Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese has 4.5 from 5 stars at Amazon.co.uk and 4.28/5 at Goodreads and is the medical author's third book and first novel. Join us 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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