Welcome to CoolsvilleBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/sbmj.0306213 (Published 01 June 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:0306213
- Sabina Dosani, specialist registrar in child and adolescent psychiatry1
- 1Maudsley Hospital, London
Medics meet computer hackers, drug dealers, and media moguls in this unconventional and outstanding first novel.
Monday. Dr Kiely Flanaghan is feeling rough after a colleagues leaving party on a Friday night turned into a drug fuelled all weekender. Her day gets worse. The Kid, her lowbred drug dealer, is getting impatient. He gives her an ultimatum. Kiely has five days to come up with the £80 000 ($125 000; €110 000) she owes or pay off her debts …