About the book
Laurence Waters arrives at his rural hospital posting full of optimism. Frank, the disgruntled deputy, is forced to share his room with the new arrival but is determined to stay out of Laurence’s ambitious schemes. When the dilapidated hospital is looted, the two men find themselves uneasy allies in a world where the past is demanding restitution from the present. The Good Doctor is an unsettling and brilliant novel about an unlikely friendship and a shocking betrayal.
Reviewed by Southampton U3A Reading Group:
We thought it was ‘a good read’, well written but could not understand the plot.
Star rating: ***