Aches and Pains

Aches and Pains

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Here is a great gift of wisdom and humour for anyone coping with actual aches and pains. Based on the author's own experience as a hip replacement patient, she provides funny insider advice about coping with the ordeals of surgery, a hospital stay, and at-home convalescence. Highlights include: ten little jobs you can give to anyone who innocently asks 'how can I help?'; dignified ways to cope with all the indignities of baring your body to strangers; great gifts to suggest when someone asks 'what can I bring you?'; tips on dealing with visitors...and hospital food...and medical professionals. Far more entertaining than a potted plant! Read wonderfully by Kate Binchy.show more

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  • Audio cassette
  • 107 x 140 x 17mm | 97g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Unabridged
  • 0752851160
  • 9780752851167

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'Feeling under the weather? If so, Aches and Pains by Maeve Binchy is a must.' DISABILITY TIMESshow more

About Maeve Binchy

Maeve Binchy was born in Dublin and came to fame first as London Correspondent for the Irish Times. Her first novel, Light a Penny Candle made her famous in the UK and USA. She lives in Dublin with her husband, Gordon Snell. She has written more than a dozen bestsellers. She received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the British Book Awards in 1999. Kate Binchy has worked in every sort of theatre from West End to fringe, on television (Big Bad World, Screen Two, Father Ted, Casualty and Fair City), in over 500 radio plays and in films (Mrs Dalloway and The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne). She is Maeve's cousin.show more