Books written by Atul Gawande

The Checklist Manifesto

Picador | January 4, 2011 | 240 pages
A New York Times Bestseller In latest bestseller, Atul Gawande shows what the simple idea of the checklist reveals about the complexity of our lives and how we can deal with it. The modern world has given us stupendous know-how. Yet avoidable failures continue to plague us in health care,... More Info

Being Mortal

Doubleday Canada | October 7, 2014 | 352 pages
A future classic about the modern experience of death and dying by one of our most accomplished non-fiction writers. Over the course of three books and his articles in The New Yorker magazine, Atul Gawande has established himself as one of the most thought-provoking, insightful and skillful... More Info


Picador USA | January 22, 2008 | 288 pages
The surgeon-author of Complications explores the efforts of physicians to close the gap between best intentions and best performance in the face of seemingly insurmountable obstacles, discussing such topics as the ethical considerations of lethal injections, the influence of money on modern... More Info