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Nurse, Nurse A Student Nurse's Story by Jimmy Frazier
  

Nurse, Nurse A Student Nurse's Story

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As punishment for some youthful high jinks, 16-year-old Jimmy Frazier is made to volunteer in a London hospital. The experience shocks him, and he swears he will never set foot on a ward again. Two decades later, older but not a lot wiser, some strange twists of fate lead Jimmy back to hospital - but this time as a student nurse.

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Nurse, Nurse A Student Nurse's Story by Jimmy Frazier

As punishment for some youthful high jinks, 16-year-old Jimmy Frazier is made to volunteer in a London hospital. The experience shocks him, and he swears he will never set foot on a ward again. Two decades later, older but not a lot wiser, some strange twists of fate lead Jimmy back to hospital - but this time as a student nurse. Along with a motley crew of fellow students, Jimmy throws himself into the heart of the NHS. Whether caring for patients in children's hospitals, prisons, mental health facilities or post-surgical wards, Jimmy and his fellow students attempt to make a difference. On their way they are inspired by the angelic Super Nurse and the acid-tongued Mr Temple. But can they stick out the three years it takes to make the grade as a fully-qualified nurse...? Fresh, funny and poignant, Amongst the Angels sheds a whole new light on the world of the student nurse.

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Engaging, compassionate and often very moving. -- Harry Ritchie * Daily Mail *


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Nurse, Nurse is Jimmy Frazier's first book.

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Book Info

Publication date

20th November 2002

Author

Jimmy Frazier

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Publisher

Constable an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group

Format

Paperback
272 pages

Categories

Biography / Autobiography
The Real World
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ISBN

9781845293956

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