A New York Times Best Seller

“Compelling and compassionate human drama. If you want to understand how modern medicine ticks, fasten your seat belt and spend a day in the hospital with Theresa Brown on The Shift.”  —Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, author of What Doctors Feel: How Emotions Affect the Practice of Medicine

“Written from the perspective of an immensely talented, insightful nurse,The Shift is extremely moving and inspiring. Brown makes me so proud to be a nurse.” — Claire M. Fagin, PhD, RN, Dean Emerita, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

“Theresa Brown's exacting and riveting way of telling a story evokes an empathy that is overwhelming. The ability to capture the joy when an individual survives cancer and the sorrow when they do not is a talent that Theresa has perfected.  A truly memorable read.” — Bobbie Berkowitz, PhD, RN, Dean and Professor, Columbia University School of Nursing

“Nursing needs more participant/observers like Theresa Brown who can give such eloquent voice to a profession long overshadowed by medicine but no less essential to the care of patients.”— Suzanne Gordon, author of Beyond the Checklist