Seaside Practice: Tales of a Scottish Country Doctor (Paperback)
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Seaside Practice: Tales of a Scottish Country Doctor (Paperback)

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Paperback 336 Pages / Published: 23/12/2008
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When he arrives to take up his first posting as a GP in Collintrae, a small fishing village on the West coast of Scotland, young Tom Smith isn't quite sure what to expect. Certainly, nothing in his medical training could have prepared him for what he finds - a baker with nine lives, Mad Maggie in the River Muck, and a gaggle of giggling nuns, to name but a few of the extraordinary cases that he comes up against in his first few years there. Heartwarming, gloriously eccentric, Dr Tom's stories will touch everyone with their easy comic charm. They capture the beauty of the Scottish lowlands, the joys and sorrows of its inhabitants, and the richly rewarding experiences of life as a Scottish country doctor. Whoever thought that a job could be so wildly unpredictable -

Publisher: Short Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781906021795
Number of pages: 336
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 25 mm

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“A Seaside Practice”

You will all no doubt have heard of and enjoyed the books of James Herriot and Gervase Phinn. Well this guy is in the same league and writes about his days as a GP in SW Scotland. Very easy to read and enjoyable in... More

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