An emotional investment well worth making: a moving and thoughtful memoir of family, medicine and literature. It is, despite its grim undertone, accidentally inspiring. Wrote Nora Krug by The Washington Post.


Dr. Kalanithi, a neurosurgeon, discovered that he has lung cancer while he was in his neurosurgery residency. In this book, he talks about his life, medicine, his friends and life in general. You should definitely read this book in my opinion. You will love it!