• "<b>Outstanding</b>... What marks it out is not the scale or urgency of the trauma, although <b>I read the first chapters at such a pace that I almost had to remind myself to breathe</b>. It is the writing. <b>It sparks and crackles with a dark energ</b>y... The writing is not just intense, but intelligent... <i>In Shock</i> stands above other patient memoirs."

    The Sunday Times