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A Surgeon's Heart: The Crisis
Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 193,370. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The Crisis is the third book in the series "A Surgeon's Heart". This fictional account of pediatric heart surgeon, Jack Roberts, reveals the trials and tribulations of life both in and out of the medical profession. When personal crisis threatens all he hold's dear, Jack loses site of his life's calling. This fast moving tale of tragedy and triumph will leave you eager for more.
Brought To Her Knees - Fighting the Orthopedic and Legal Industries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Brought To Her Knees is both legal and medical fiction. Mercedes Araceli and Bruno Berceto craft persuasive and insightful legal cases. The first case indicts the Orthopedic industry for knowingly designing and installing faulty, toxic, medical joint replacements. The second case charges the legal system with failing to protect the innocent.
Going to Redstone Ranch (A Short Tale of Progeria and Courage)
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
A boy with progeria (accelerated aging disease), living on an isolated farm, dreams of becoming a professional athlete just like his two older brothers. During a weekend visit, his athletic siblings help him understand the true nature of his disease, and the purpose of his sacrifice. (Story #1 of the Danny's Way series.)
Paradise Forbidden
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The United States, along with the rest of the world, has been drawn into a crisis that could never have been predicted or even imagined. Alex Madison is a doctor, a psychiatrist, who could have never conceived becoming the one man to handle the mayhem. Some fantastic, dystopian, and never before countenanced destructive fate of humanity threatens to become reality.
Calling Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Cold and rational forensic pathologist Margo Nolan lands herself custody of a tween girl overnight, and instant chaos hits her life. Despair stands a chance of turning to hope when the handsome—and younger!—doctor next door steps in to help. Warning: Contains a thoroughly British sensibility and humor, as well as a charming doctor and tween angst…
Second Degree Malpractice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The ER is always busiest when the patient you least want to see comes in code 3.
Heather and Sandy - A Human-Animal Bond Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This book tells the story about the close friendship of Heather and Sandy, a girl and her dog. The Human-Animal Bond is shown and how we have a mutually beneficial relationship with animals. It also shows how differently animals are viewed between the human medical side and the veterinary side when it comes to illness.
Stories From the Psych Ward
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,880. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This collection of stories was inspired by people met by the author during his stay in a mental health unit. The characters are tragic, heroic, disturbing, and inspiring--and as real as your family or friends. Explore mental illness and its treatment through the stories of those living with its effects.
The Disease
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A sickly high school student catches a strange disease that makes him healthier. He just wants to live his life and benefit from the lucky coincidence. But others have different plans for him. A science fiction short story.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(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.
Flu-ology: Two Contagious Tales of Deadly Global Pandemic
Series: The Flu. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 176,770. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Horror » General
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.
The Interfacers
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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.
You set the price! Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
From the moment Cole Montgomery stepped foot on the Hoffmans’ farm, he felt his energy soar. But when he shook his future father-in-law’s hand, Jack Hoffman’s life penetrated Cole’s consciousness with a series of images and intense feelings. As Jack becomes ill with cancer, Cole leaves his family law firm and moves to his in-laws farm where he seeks to find an alternative cure.
A Surgeon With Big Ears
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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.
Urban Tigers - Tales of a Cat Vet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,740. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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.
Super Successful Dieting, A Story
Series: All Earnest Long's Fiction, Book 17 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems., Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A man in his twenties reads a self-help book for amusement. Later in his thirties he feels a compunction to read it again. And he goes on the journey of his life to learn its lessons. He would like to lose weight, to manage his computer better, and have friends and a girlfriend. If only he could succeed now before his life passes him by and he has nothing to show for it despite his big hopes.
The Missing Year
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Two lives converge when a psychiatrist who has lost the love of his life to terminal cancer meets the most difficult patient he'll ever treat. The Missing Year deals with the choices we make for ourselves and our loved ones and how in the face of terminal suffering, those choices sometimes lead to rash decisions.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Conversion is a medical suspense that chronicles the life of a surgeon originally from West Africa and a mysterious illness that leaves him paralyzed and muted while living in the United States.