Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical

The Disease
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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.
Brought To Her Knees - Fighting the Orthopedic and Legal Industries
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
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.
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.
Paradise Forbidden
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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.
The Doctor's Dreams
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Doctor Marsha Arzt has mysteriously gone missing somewhere between Manhattan and Brooklyn, in the first novella of The Doctor's Dreams. Looking for clues, her brother discovers Marsha kept a secret dream diary of nightmares. In the second novella, workaholic chemist Eve Wissen is adrift in New York City after a surprise layoff. Numbers are no longer her friends as she tries to reinvent her life.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Conflict
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Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 198,930. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A Surgeon’s Heart: The Conflict, is the story of Dr. Jack Roberts, a pediatric heart surgeon, as he takes on the system of political control and corporate greed that is destroying his profession and threatening his ability to provide life-saving care to his vulnerable patients.
Flu-ology: Two Contagious Tales of Deadly Global Pandemic
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Series: The Flu. 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.
Father
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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's Heart: The Crisis
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Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 193,400. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: 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.
Heather and Sandy - A Human-Animal Bond Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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.
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.
Stories From the Psych Ward
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,880. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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.
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.
Overdose
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Price: $2.99 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.
Barnabas Tales
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
short stories related when a retired physician looks back upon his colleagues, a long career in an english hospital, and life outside. many tales have a grain or two of truth and some contain much more.
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.
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?
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.
Conversion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: 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.
Lethal Cure
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Price: $0.99 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.