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Pandemic Influenza: Mental Health Response
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Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A primer on pandemic influenza, for anyone who needs materials quickly. Chapters cover mental health principles, basic information on viruses, responses to public health information, risk management, quarantine, isolation, and other mental health considerations. This book is written primarily for health professionals, but anyone may benefit from reading it.
Evacuated
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009 by Natasha Moore. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Surprisingly eloquent, Evacuated takes readers on a familiar yet seldom acknowledged journey to the outer limits of human sanity. Few men are brave enough to confess their bouts with insanity, but Kevin does it unapologetically, boldly taking his readers into the sacred places of his heart and mind - places you will not soon forget.
A Clear Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the early 1940s, on a northern Canadian homestead, Callie grows up fast. Her innocence, fostered by isolation and her mother’s determination to force Callie into the outdated pattern of Lillian’s own pre-war youth, is the catalyst of a family feud that tests all Callie’s growing strength as she struggles for the freedom to be herself.
Surviving Islamerica
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,550. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Religious
Unnamed in end time prophesy, America got justice for mocking God, idolatry, greed, abortion, adultery and abuse. Sentence? Recession, corruption, Dirty Bomb ruin of Wichch Ks & Ny and threats by ikhwan, the Muslim Brotherhood. Result? Capitulation. Islamerica. Would you renounce Jesus to live? Jones clan relates spiritual & physical preparation for escape from Memphis to survival in isolation
A Moment Too Soon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
For most, it was TGIF. For Marj, the weekend started with a dread filled 150 mile drive home thru a part of rural Kansas that had become a killer's playground.
Notes from an Isolated Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A philosophical breakdown about an observer. A man that views life but does not partake of it. After much debate, he decides to leave his fence of observation and enjoy the world, resulting in dire consequences.
Before The Road Came
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Sixty years ago, Britannia was the home of the largest copper mine in the British Empire. Several thousand people lived in its two main communities: The Townsite and The Beach. It was a scant 50 miles from Vancouver, but was accessible only boat. Before The Road Came is a story about life in that isolated mining camp, during WW2.
When I Woke Up, A Book of Abuse
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Price: Free! Words: 17,140. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
She survived an impact from a gunshot wound to her head. This opened the Pandora box which led her to write.
A Ceiling of Stars
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
James McRory Smith was a recluse who lived for over 30 years at Strathchailleach, one of the most remote cottages in Britain. Cut off from civilisation, he survived without mains water, electricity or gas. Pitting his wits against the wilderness and enduring endless isolation, his story offers a rare insight into an alternative way of life, one free of consumption and consumerism.
Tre Uger Før
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: Danish. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Tao stammer. En lidelse han opfatter som uoverskuelig og ydmygende, og som derfor invaliderer hans tilvaerelse saa meget, at han for det meste blot forsoger at holde det talte ord fra sig saa meget som muligt. Men Tao giver ikke op og trods en haard mental kamp med sig selv og en tiltagende isolation fra sine omgivelser, evner han alligevel at vende det destruktive. En bog om troen på sig selv.