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A Heart of Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
“Time of death...” the doctor said. I won’t forget that moment I looked over at Ellie—the paleness of her once rosy cheeks, the blue hue coating her perfect lips—the woman I had been with since we were five years old. My wife. My best friend...and the mother to our newborn baby girl. You promised me we would be together forever, I wanted to tell her. She gave me her forever, I told myself.
The Virgo Pisces Connection
Series: Opposites in Love. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Pisces Megan experiences burnout. Her third witnessed death on the Oncology Unit in a week is too much for her to handle. Going to her apartment and being alone isn't to her taste. Of all the Grantley Gang, she is the only one not married. She tries to resign from the hospital and is persuaded to take a month of her accumulated vacation time first.
Grace Will Lead You Home
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,780. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Dr. Grace Wilson-Livingston is a superwoman—at least that’s what her husband Stewart calls her. Without skipping a beat, she juggles patients at the University of Tennessee Hospital and makes it to parent-teacher conferences for her two young children. But one day after an unexpected fall, Grace comes face-to-face with a future she never planned or thought possible.
Wanda's Appointment
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2018 by Fine Form Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Wanda experiences a series of strange, unsettling events during her doctor's appointment.
Short of a Picnic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
12 short stories about 12 different characters grappling with varied forms of mental illness. At turns sensitive, scary, humorous, intense, and provocative, Eric Shapiro's "Short of a Picnic" tours the landscape of troubled minds in contemporary culture.
House with a Blue Door
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A young social worker navigates the ups and downs of caring for mentally handicapped clients.
Creases
Price: Free! Words: 9,550. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
When a piece of paper is folded, it results in a crease being left behind. This crease remains as a sign of the trauma it once received. Sometimes, people can have creases.
Doctor Brooklyn: Love & Life at the End of a Knife
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,570. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Zach Maxwell wanted to train in surgery at the most prestigious hospitals in the country. His academic record prevented a golden future, placing him instead in a hospital in the most dangerous part of Brooklyn. Zach must learn not only how to be a great doctor, but how to deal with both the internal and external problems all young doctors in training face on a daily basis.
The Taurus Scorpio Connection
Series: Opposites in Love. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,710. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Her mother was a hired nanny and her father the Mellwood Bank. This is the way Taurus Laurel Richmond describes her family. After burning out as a nurse with an international health agency, she returns to Eastlake, the one place where she felt connected. She studied nursing here and made a number of friends. Her one problem is her wealth. Soon she will receive a fortune.
The Cancer Caprcorn Connection
Series: Opposites in Love. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,730. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
She’s a Cancer and he’s a Capricorn. She has a secret she wants to keep but moments after they meet again, he realizes that her daughter is his, and he wants to be part of their life.
The Leo Aquarius Connection
Series: Opposites in Love. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,280. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
The nurses stare as he exits the elevator on the Pediatric Unit. “Enter the handsome doctor.” Those are Doctor Caleb Winstone’s words as he steps off the elevator. Though he’s embarrassed, this Leo doctor rolls with the punches.
The Han Agent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,700. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
In the 1930s, Japanese scientists in China committed heinous crimes in their quest for the ultimate biological weapon. The war ended. Their mission did not. Eighty years later, a Tokyo-based drug company hires a Japanese-American scientist after she illegally creates a mutant flu virus. "...scientific accuracy and speculation that will leave you stunned."--#1 NYT bestselling author James Rollins
Reversion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,440. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
An American scientist tries a radical new gene therapy to save the life of a young boy at an elite medical tourism center in Mexico. When a drug cartel takes over the hospital, she and a very special dog must battle not only gangsters but a deadly new virus to keep the boy--and themselves--alive.
When Hell Freezes Over
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Synopsis "Forests may be gorgeous, but there is nothing more alive than a tree that learns how to grow in a cemetery." - Andrea Gibson He repeated the quote over in his mind. An aged eccentric and cripple virologist who - at the hands of ridicule - found refuge in a frozen world, was at odds with what he rightly perceived as the "outside world".
The Pledge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,400. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Sally, Hine and Tina meet for the first time as trainee nurses in a large English hospital. As they take the Nightingale Pledge, little do they realize they will also make a pledge of a friendship which will last the rest of their lives and that they will soon have exciting adventures with the opposite sex.
The Fatness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A satire about concentration camps for fat people and bureaucracy gone mad. It's a love story.
Burning the Last Bridge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,800. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A salesman named Liam receives shocking news from a phone call at work that leads him down a path of despair. Unable to reconcile with himself with his newfound sorrow and depression; he immediately spirals down in a state of self-destruction. By chance he meets a beautiful young woman named Cora who sees the potential to make him feel worthy of continuing to live life...
Mercy
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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How far would you go to heal someone’s pain? After years of watching innocent people suffer, a psychiatric nurse makes it her mission to help the most hopeless of her patients — in a way no one will ever suspect.
The Kantz Journal
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 77,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
During WWII, a Nazi physician identifies a heart attack gene that kills every male inheriting it. But this discovery remains hidden for over seventy years until it re-emerges in the research of a graduate student using modern genetic methods. Combining these two realms of information uncovers the most lethal genetic killer of the century.
Chris
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Chris is a short story told from a young woman's point of view about a tragedy that she suffers in her life.

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