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Spermjackers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(Short Story) Reproductive rights? A concept to cherish, but when a devastating plague sterilizes all but a handful of the men in the solar system, such noble sentiments fly out the airlock. True, the resulting chaos brings untold opportunities, but for Mr. Aiken, a fertile junior officer aboard the freighter Wedding Vows, the choices boil down to slavery or, well, another kind of slavery.
A Surgeon With Big Ears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
“A Surgeon with Big Ears” describes the turmoil caused by Ross Steingard, an oversexed surgical resident on his cardiac surgery rotation at a big city hospital. His constant hitting on the operating room nurses and other disruptive behavior brings about a surprising revenge.
Lethal Cure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dr. Jake Warner forgets an entire day, just after a teenage girl hobbles into his emergency room and dies, clutching a diary of dreams. Days later he wins a free trip to Europe, after another patient dies. Everything is connected—the lost day, the deaths, the diary, and the vacation—but to figure that out, and to save himself, Jake must trust a forgotten lover across a void of lost memories.
Overdose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Prominent researcher Emily Morrison defies death threats and a letter bomb to undertake a controversial drug study. When a healthy subject, Brianna, dies on the first day, Emily discovers the cause—a toxin from her lab that the police also find in her office. To learn who killed Brianna, she must first confront a hired assassin, using only her wits and her knowledge of drugs to overpower him.
FLU-OLOGY: Two Contagious Tales of Deadly Global Pandemic
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 176,770. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Two full apocalyptic thrillers for one low price! Includes The Flu and its newly released sequel, Healing. A deadly flu pandemic has decimated humanity, but a glimmer of light exists in the small, flu-free town of Lodi, Ohio. But even the smallest trip outside of Lodi can turn ugly, and a threat that is even bigger than the Flu is on the horizon.
Dying to Remember
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,840. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Heart surgeon Chris Barnes awakens from a coma with clouded memories of the past month and an inability to form new memories.He learns that his wife has been murdered in their home—then must relearn it every day. Using notes as a surrogate memory, he pieces together clues. Many point to him, yet he pursues the truth, unaware how close the killer really is.
The Interfacers
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Dr. Ben Bradley and a small research team have developed a new machine which could help diagnose and treat patients in life-threatening situations. A trauma surgeon at Mercy Hospital, Ben is ill-prepared to accept the haunting images he observes on the monitors, despite suppressed memories of his own childhood near-death experience.
Vampire Chimeras Medical Thriller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From flooded refugee camps in Thailand to posh gourmet restaurants in Maryland; from corporate boardrooms to cholera camps in Bengal; from US Naval bases to Maya ruins in the jungles of Central America; Vampire Chimeras carries you along on its tense roller coaster plot. How will Dr. Diana Rigsby, a seasoned medical researcher and physician, stop a rampaging hemorrhagic fever?
Tweet of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Nothing would be the same after Pearl, a young nurse in Bangkok, saw the mystery comatose western tourist for the first time. Soon, Pearl finds herself on a mission to help identify the man. However, as his condition deteriorates Pearl races against time to save a man she’s never spoken to, yet could possibly be falling in love with.
The Shattered Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The Shattered Heart is a tale of two hearts — the romantic heart of literature, and the heart that pulses in our chest and provides us life. Are they one of the same?
Five Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This book is a selection of stories relating to the conflicts and consortings of couples. Some are feasible, some conceivable, all are imaginable. This is fiction for adults that can comfortably be given to nephews and aunts and other readers of 'what if'?.
Hard Place
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Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alan Parker's world is quickly coming unhinged. As the #2 contract assassin for an ultra-secret organization called The Company, he's already a possible target for elimination after an ill-fated job went horribly wrong in Morocco. Another mistake could be his last. He faces a monumental decision; complete his assignment like a good employee should, or spare a brilliant doctor's life.
Urban Tigers - Tales of a Cat Vet
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,740. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Urban Tigers - Tales of a Cat Vet is a gentle, humourous, heart-warming account of Dr. Emily McBride’s first year at Ocean View Cat Hospital under the guidance of the flamboyant Dr. Hughie Doucette. Drawn from her own experiences in a feline practice, Chisholm’s Urban Tigers is a poignant reminder that loves comes in all shapes and sizes. If you're a cat lover, this is the book for you.
Looks Could Kill
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 66,950. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A vicar drops dead after a christening. A mother believes her daughter is evil. Emma Jones has a lethal ability. She becomes a doctor. Some of her patients drops dead. But others are watching her and want to use her powers.
A Shot in the Dark
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Most of the patients that are brought to the trauma bay in the ER remain nameless, and for the most part, faceless. For Laney Pearson and the rest of the staff, this makes it easier to move past the senseless death and destruction that they see on an almost daily basis.
Turning on the Lights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This is a story about Marc Nelson who has been suffering from Alzheimer's Disease for 12 years and bedridden for 8 years. He receives an experimental drug that reverses the effects of Alzheimer's. However, the new drug does not restore his lost memories. Marc regains his sanity, but large parts of his life are missing.
Fear Of Living
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Why would a man with numerous serious illnesses tell his counselor that he's not afraid to die--he's more afraid he's going to live?
Deadly Benefits
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
A young mother dies in the intensive care unit and the medical center goes into a defensive tailspin. Fingers point to a fatal medication error by moonlighting pharmacist, Heli Harri. But Heli bites back and begins a chase for the truth that becomes a surefire prescription for hidden danger and unexpected romance, while behind the white drape of medicine, a chilling murder almost goes undetected.
One-Billionth Our Size
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
When a deadly influenza virus threatens all of humankind, can a virologist who encounters many obstacles on his path to a cure be successful, and if so, at what price?
Con gli occhi di Emily
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Price: $11.29 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Non c'è più sole negli occhi e nel cuore di Emily. L'anoressia le ha portato via ogni sorriso e soltanto le sue chiacchierate con Matilda, una voce immaginaria nella sua testa, le permettono di non esplodere nella follia e di aggrapparsi alla vita. Ma quando Emily varca le porte della Casa dei matti, una nota clinica di neuropsichiatria, sembra davvero arrivata la fine perché...