Emergency Admissions isn’t really a book at all. Or maybe it’s two books.
I grew up in a bohemian family with one, two, or possibly three, mad, hard drinking parents (depended what day of the week it was) and people said I should write a book about that. Then years later as something of a contrast I ended up with my own children and working in the NHS emergency ambulance service, and people said I should write a book about that.
Only when the agent suggested it and I did a bit of psychoanalysis on myself did I realise they were actually the same book, and Emergency Admissions is the result. Read more…
With October behind us, it looks like it’s now officially acceptable to start thinking about Christmas (*shudders*). But here at 4th Estate, we’ve already got 2017 on the brain. With that in mind, we’re pleased to unveil the cover of one our knock out nonfiction debuts coming next year. Emergency Admissions by Kit Wharton will whisk you to the frontline with shocking true stories from an NHS ambulance driver.