Irish Book Awards

Supported by

  • Specsavers
  • Sunday Independent
  • Eurospar
  • Irish Independent
  • RTÉ Offical Media Partner
  • National Book Awards
  • Dept 51 @ Eason
  • Eason Book Club
  • Ireland AM
  • Books Are My Bag
  • Onside
  • Listowel Writers’ Week

Admissions: A Life in Brain Surgery

Henry Marsh has spent a lifetime operating on the surgical frontline. There have been exhilarating highs and devastating lows, but his love for the practice of neurosurgery has never wavered. Reflecting on what forty years of handling the human brain has taught him, Marsh finds a different purpose in life as he approaches the end of his professional career.