EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese


  • Hardcover
  • 541
  • Cutting for Stone
  • Abraham Verghese
  • English
  • 02 October 2020
  • 9780375414497

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    EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese Abraham Verghese ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD READ Cutting for Stone The world turns on our every action and our every omission whether we know it or notIt is statistically improbable that I will read a book as good as this one anytime soon Although I’ll admit it starts off slowly I found that the depths of this novel are revealed as the protagonist’s life unfolds Something of a bildungsroman Cutting for Stone focuses on a pair of twin boys who are born and raised in an African missio

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    READ Cutting for Stone EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese SUMMARY Å PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK ☆ Abraham Verghese But it was only now near the end and far too late that the pieces suddenly dreadfully clicked into place Like a long Tetris piece slamming down

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    EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese Many readers will tell you that Cutting for Stone is the epic story of two conjoined twins fathered by a brilliant British Surgeon and an Indian Nun And it technically is Narrated by Marion the first born twin we are told of every influence on his and his brother’s existence More than the story being told however the novel is an accurate portrayal of life in all it’s cruelty and wonder The twin’s mother

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    EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese SUMMARY Å PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK ☆ Abraham Verghese “My VIP patients often regret so many things on their deathbeds They regret the bitterness they’ll leave in people’s hearts They realize that no money no church service no eulogy no funeral procession no matter how elaborate c

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    READ Cutting for Stone Abraham Verghese ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese Recently in San Francisco I attended a reading by Abraham Verghese who has written my favorite book of the year CUTTING FOR STONE I'd gotten it from the library and after 150 pages was so in love with it that when I heard he was going to be at the store I returned the library copy there's a huge line waiting for it and bo

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    EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese Abraham Verghese ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD SUMMARY Å PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK ☆ Abraham Verghese Breathless is how I’m feeling right now as I close this book Magnificence is in the power of this story and the storytell

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    EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese Wasn’t that the definition of home? Not where you are from but where you are wanted? This book is both brilliant and breat

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    EBOOK or KINDLE (Cutting for Stone) Author Abraham Verghese My favorite parts of this sizable tome were of course the medical jargon and the lyrically gory descriptions of diseases and surgeries I guess by now I have finally and irreversibly crossed that thin line betwee

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    READ Cutting for Stone Abraham Verghese ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD SUMMARY Å PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK ☆ Abraham Verghese Beautifully written engrossing novel plants you deeply in the passion of practicing medicine winds you intimately into the cloth of Ethiopia Verghese uses language so elegantly and paces his story so perfectly that I was totally transportedI finished the book feeling homesick for Addis Ababa although I have never been thereWhen I si

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Cutting for Stone

FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ Cutting for Stone A sweeping emotionally riveting first novel an enthralling family saga of Africa and America doctors and patients exile and homeMarion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon at a mission hospital in Addis Ababa Orphaned by their mother’s death in childbirth and their father’s disappearance bound together by. The world turns on our every action and our every omission whether we know it or notIt is statistically improbable that I will read a book as good as this one anytime soon Although I ll admit it starts off slowly I found that the depths of this novel are revealed as the protagonist s life unfolds Something of a bildungsroman Cutting for Stone focuses on a pair of twin boys who are born and raised in an African missionary hospital Their story combines elements of Indian and Ethiopian language and culture third world medicine sexual awakening political revolution foreign travel and of course and easily my favorite emotional and complex family drama Written in a style of prose that allows one to forget the author is even there Verghese really captures what it means to be human that the frailty of life isn t distinct from the strength of the spirit but that one complements the other ShivaMarion s story is about as moving as it gets and I ve got a few tear stains on my Kindle to prove it

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FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ Cutting for Stone A preternatural connection and a shared fascination with medicine the twins come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution Yet it will be love not politics their passion for the same woman that will tear them apart and force Marion fresh out of medical school to flee his homeland He makes his way to America finding refuge in his work as an intern at an underfunded overcrowded. Breathless is how I m feeling right now as I close this book Magnificence is in the power of this story and the storytellerI was introduced to Verghese briefly as he wrote a prologue to the exuisitely written memoir When Breath Becomes Air Another of my favouritesYet I was ill prepared for the visceral attack on my senses reading this epic story that takes place in EthiopiaA story of doctors and the lives of becoming one The story of undeniable love for parents who weren t biological for Siamese brothers separated at birth Just an awe inspiring story of life It s hardships it s gifts It s cultureIt made me feel alive and exported A respect for the struggles in a 3rd world country Respect for dedication of reaching difficult goals Of accepting unconditional love even when it seems to be against you And forgiveness at its coreA story of brothers fathers And mothersA gift is what this feels like5

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FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ Cutting for Stone New York City hospital When the past catches up to him nearly destroying him Marion must entrust his life to the two men he thought he trusted least in the world the surgeon father who abandoned him and the brother who betrayed himAn unforgettable journey into one man’s remarkable life and an epic story about the power intimacy and curious beauty of the work of healing othersfront flap. My favorite parts of this sizable tome were of course the medical jargon and the lyrically gory descriptions of diseases and surgeries I guess by now I have finally and irreversibly crossed that thin line between sanity and medicineYes all the descriptions of diseases and surgeries and the handy medical mneumonics were like music to my ears Really Reading Verghese s Cutting for Stone reminded me of the conversations that I tend to have with my friends in the medical field they inevitably will deteriorate into the full on medical jargon fest And they will become hard and boring to follow for the outsiders And I love it in a strange way Insanity like I saidTell me in what other fiction book can you read about surgery for volvulus vaginal fistula repairs detailed C section and transplant surgery description and medical conditions that are becoming increasingly rare in the US and therefore are fascinating Where else in fiction do you get a crash review course on different kinds of cardiac murmurs or vesicovaginal fistulae and the history of their repair Right I thought so Medicine is so seamlessly integrated in the very structure of this novel that it becomes a character in its own right Nicely done Dr Verghese I m ashamed of our human capacity to hurt and maim one another to desecrate the body Yet it allows me to see the cabalistic harmony of heart peeking out behind lung of liver and spleen consulting each other under the dome of the diaphragm these things leave me speechless Oh but I guess you also care about the story and not just about my dithyrambs about the medical jargon Okay okay Here is the brief synopsis of 600 plus pages Wasn t that the definition of home Not where you are from but where you are wanted Twin boys Shiva and Marion are born in a poor Missing Hospital in Ethiopia to an Indian nun who died in childbirth status post a horrific and vividly described Cesarean section and a socially inept but talented British surgeon who promptly exits the twins lives mere minutes after their birth having almost crushed their initially conjoined heads Marion is named after Marion Sims the father of American gynecology who in the 19th century pioneered the operation for repair of vesicovaginal fistula the abnormal communication between urethra and vagina with all the unpleasant and horrific conseuences the operation that Shiva performs in this bookMarion Sims work became a subject of much controversy in the 20th century since he practiced his craft without anesthesia on slave women with unknown consent of his subjects on some of whom he operated about 30 timesThe past of medicine is very often a very scary and cruel placeThe boys are adopted and raised by an eccentric couple of Indian doctors at Missing Hema and Ghosh who in an adorable and sweet way renew their marriage each year We witness them growing up around the hospital learning medicine from a very tender age living through periods of Ethiopian civil unrest and of course girl troubles Genet the tragic girl who always tragically plays the tragic role in the brothers tragic lives Both brothers decide to pursue medicine self taught Shiva is a gynecologist while Marion view spoilercompletes his surgical residency in the USA and meets his estranged father hide spoiler