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The Disease by Douglas T. Vale
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. Don't miss this science fiction short story.
The Interfacers by David C. Swenson
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.
Overdose by Glen Apseloff
Price: $0.99 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.
Father by Linda Ann Rentschler
You set the price! Words: 77,270. 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 by Jorge O. Just
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.
Urban Tigers - Tales of a Cat Vet by Kathy Chisholm
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.
Lethal Cure by Glen Apseloff
Price: $3.99 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.
Blood In The Stool by Esther Chen
Series: The Society Files. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Rachel Tan is a young and soon to be successful administrative assistant. Mary Lee is sixty and moving on with one foot in the grave and the other in the oven. The only thing that ties them together is a single word. Cancer. As they battle life and the diagnosis, the two women experience uncertainty, anger, sadness and pain. How do they combat the vagaries of Life and handle their loved ones?
Conversion by Sylvester Youlo, MD
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.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Choice by R.W. Sewell, M.D.
Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 191,650. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The Choice is the fourth in the A Surgeon's Heart series, which is the epic love story of pediatric heart surgeon Dr. Jack Roberts for his profession. In The Choice he strives to create a new, patient-centered health care system despite incredible odds.
Natural Justice by John Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Dirty dealings in a country hospital lead to an unexpectedly natural punishment for the perpetrator. One in a series of ten short stories in the compilation entitled A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.
Lifeline Pilot by David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This is a fiction short story about an air ambulance helicopter pilot who has trouble forgetting about the horrible injuries and the deaths he sees in his job.
La Otra Vida de Martín Alegría by Ernesto Miguel Peña Páez
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,920. Language: Spanish. Published: October 8, 2013 by ManuPax Editores. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
En un Sanatorio está internado un enfermo mental llamado Martín Alegría, hasta allí, llega a hacer su práctica un joven Siquiatra, Camilo Chacón, quien se interesa en su caso e intenta averiguar, mediante el método de hipnosis, la causa de su locura, al hacerlo, se encuentra ante un verdadero rompecabezas, que pone en jaque todos sus conocimientos científicos.
Scarcity by Randall Wood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,110. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Scarcity is a thriller of 360 pages that contains criminal, medical and police procedural themes. This is the third book in the Jack Randall series. The plot is drawn from actual news events and centers on the growing black market organ trade, the effects of technology on the current market, and the challenges faced by those involved on the medical end as well as those tasked with policing it.
Con gli occhi di Emily by Quelli di ZEd
Price: $11.29 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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...
HOMO INVITUS, Memoirs of a Genie by Ngong Margretson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Inspirational
HIV WITH A PEN AND A PAPER. A BOOK WRITTEN BY HIV!! Earth under a virile siege; twenty five million dead, forty million lined up for the guillotine! No stone left unturned, still no breakthrough. Suddenly, the culprit owns up in an imploding dramatic autobiography. Alas, a solution from the horse’s mouth. Billions, who know their future depends on these pages, pore over the literary Holy Grail
Senses by F. Walter Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A man known as Lucky suddenly becomes very unlucky as he begins to lose one sense after another, eventually cutting him off from any contact with the outside world. This is the story of how Lucky and his wife and two children cope with his increasing alienation and wrestle with the decision to mercifully end his life or continue to hope for a medical breakthrough that will restore his senses.
Overdose by Jennifer Barraclough
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Camilla, a kindhearted but not fully competent young doctor, works in a psychiatric hospital in southern England. Having fallen under the spell of an enigmatic senior colleague, she is struggling to combine the demands of her job with pursuit of their illicit affair. After one of the patients in her therapy group takes a fatal overdose, Camilla gets involved in some tragicomic misadventures.
Pursuing Doctor West by Janet Lane Walters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Michael West MD has a five year plan before he can consider making a commitment. He’s happy dating women who have no desire for a long-term affair. Encountering Zelda, the pest, the menace, the little girl next door who has impacted his life makes him want to run. She managed to ruin his senior prom and sent several of his dates running. Now she’s grown and the nurse manager of the surgical unit..