Reviews for Your Heart Is the Size of Your Fist


"Your Heart Is the Size of Your Fist is a pleasure from start to finish: timely and timeless, intimate and wise, compelling and informative. Scholtens offers an insider's view of doctoring, powerful stories of refugees creating new lives in North America, and a personal account of balancing motherhood, medicine, and self." —Louise Aronson, founding co-director, University of California San Francisco Medical Humanities and award-winning author of A History of the Present Illness


"Your Heart Is the Size of Your Fist is impressive—a wonderful read but also a deft exploration of multiple current concerns, from how we care for refugees to how doctors balance their professional and personal obligations and care for themselves." —Marcia Day Childress, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medical Education, University of Virginia School of Medicine


Your Heart Is the Size of Your Fist is included in Quill & Quire's Fall Preview: 2017 and 49th Shelf's Most Anticipated: Fall 2017 Non-Fiction Preview.