Thursday February 20, 2020

Dear Life: lessons on living from the dying

Rachel Clarke’s medical memoir is at its strongest when it deals with her work in a hospice

26th January, 2020

Dear Life: A Doctor’s Story of Love and Loss

By Rachel Clarke

Little, Brown, €19.55

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