Cutting for Stone

Author
Abraham Verghese 
Summary
<b>A sweeping, emotionally riveting novel with over one million copies sold—an enthralling family saga of Africa and America, doctors and patients, exile and home.</b><br /><br />Marion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon. Orphaned by their mother’s death and their father’s disappearance, bound together by a preternatural connection and a shared fascination with medicine, the twins come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution. <br /><br />Moving from Addis Ababa to New York City and back again,&#xa0;<i>Cutting for Stone</i>&#xa0;is an unforgettable story of love and betrayal, medicine and ordinary miracles—and two brothers whose fates are forever intertwined.
Genre
Literary  Books  Fiction & Literature  Family 
Price
$10.99
Average User Rating
4.5
User Rating Count
2794
Release Date
2009-02-03


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