• Abi

Reading List

Hi this won't be a long list but I wanted to list some of my favorite reads right now. I am currently in the only period of my life where I had time to read for pleasure and it is awesome! If you are looking for a good book then take a look!


Medical-related books

1. The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women - Kate Moore https://amzn.to/2T1DMOz

2. A Thousand Naked Strangers: A Paramedic's Wild Ride to the Edge and Back - Kevin Hazzard https://amzn.to/2W0IEFn

3. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End - Atul Gawande https://amzn.to/2FBkHj0

4. When Breathe Becomes Air - Paul Kalanithi https://amzn.to/2MhdV2B

5. Intern: A Doctor's Initiation - Sandeep Jauhar https://amzn.to/2S1nBne

6. The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer - Siddhartha Mukherjee https://amzn.to/2W0diie

7. The Med School Survival Kit: How To Breeze Through Med School While Crushing Your Exams - Wendell Cole (Not a novel, just great for med students) https://amzn.to/2FC6CSB

8. Do No Harm - Henry Marsh https://amzn.to/2W4IjBv

9. The Family That Couldn't Sleep: A Medical Mystery - D. T. Max https://amzn.to/2DihVwE

10. A Not Entirely Benign Procedure: Four Years as a Medical Student - Perri Klass (CALLING ALL WOMEN IN MEDICINE) https://amzn.to/2RUrJoV


Books everyone should read

1. The Power of Kindness: The Unexpected Benefits of Leading a Compassionate Life – Piero Ferrucci https://amzn.to/2W2OeHl

2. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies- Jared Diamond https://amzn.to/2sA1eqv

3. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption - Laura Hillenbrand https://amzn.to/2CtZwLU

4. All the Light We Cannot See - Anthony Doerr https://amzn.to/2sA0JNh

5. The Anatomy of Hope - Jerome Groopman https://amzn.to/2sB91UT


This is all I can think of right now. I absolutely love to read and if you have more suggestions for me to read please please please comment so I can read it before med school!


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