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Burning the Last Bridge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,710. 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...
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.
Resurrect (A Whitney Steel Novel - Book Three)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Intrigue and murder reach epidemic proportions when investigative reporter Whitney Steel receives a lead pointing to a possible biological attack using a new chimera virus.
Smoking Is Cool
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
“Inside a mental institution, everybody fights their own private war. It doesn’t matter so much what the battle is for, but it is in there, inside everybody, including the doctors and nurses. Once you have been there long enough either you lose the will to fight and become a spoke, greasing the wheels of the system, or the battle takes you completely.”
A Fly in the Ointment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Tracy Shaw is thrilled to be starting her new position as Mental Health Nurse Consultant at her local General Hospital. It's an opportunity she has been working towards for her entire career, and it seems like a dream come true. Well, except for one thing... There's something going on at this hospital, and she is soon immersed in the drama herself. Will she prevail? ...
The Spun Sugar Hole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Dr. Scheckley never dreamed all four of his most critical mental patients would stroll out the gate — with his own mistress.
Deadly Prescription
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Prominent Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
How far will some men go for money and power? Deadly Prescription shows what happens when profit becomes more important than life. Author Robert Marx—real-life doctor—tells a riveting fictional story so lifelike, you’ll wonder whether it really happened or not. The twists and turns will catch you off guard, and the realistic details will keep you on the edge of your seat, turning pages.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Challenge
Series: A Surgeon's Heart. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 191,700. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The Challenge of a lifetime awaits Dr. Jack Roberts when he embarks on the creation of an exciting alternative to the increasingly corrupt American health care system. His vision for the future of medicine comes alive in the remote mountains of Central America, as he challenges those around him to join in his passionate pursuit of ... A Surgeon’s Heart
Unfaithful unto Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This black comedy with serious undertones is set in an English rural general practice during the 1980s.
The X-Cure
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Will the cure for cancer become known? Not if Tando Pharmaceuticals has its way...
Waking Under Water
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Send to boarding school and trying to make sense of her new world, Mia fights to survive the wicked ways of the rich, spoiled kids at Galt Academy, especially when her tendency is to run away. But she's is a fighter, and when she befriends junior Lucas Dunlap, the cute coffee shop guy, and his friend, Natalie, things start to look up for her—until the betrayal.
Overdose
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.
The Seeding
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Annie Flanagan, in for a routine checkup, suddenly dies of unknown causes. Sandra Fischer relaxes in bed. Moments later, when her husband enters the room — she is dead. One by one, the women are dying. The leading medical experts are baffled. There is only one clue: the rich, sweet scent of the tropics — the scent of life, seconds after each woman's shocking death.
Hippocrates Wept
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Hippocrates Wept takes place in an alternate but not unimaginable post-September 11th world. Wall Street has crashed and HMOs have gone bankrupt. Congress and the President enact a universal healthcare system managed by the federal government. Under the National Health Security Act, hospitals and clinics become the property of the bureaucracy.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Choice
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.
Buonanotte Madame
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: Italian. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Buonanotte, madame è un romanzo che declina le sfumature dell’incontro. L’incontro tra l’inesorabilità della sofferenza e la potenza della libertà, tra la fatica del quotidiano e l’importanza decisiva di ogni minuto. È l’incontro tra Rosa, affetta da SLA, e Alessio, uno degli infermieri incaricati di assisterla. Divisi dalla malattia, impareranno insieme, uniti, a riconoscere la vita.
Primacy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,220. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Thousands of monkeys and apes suffer in animal testing labs. If just one of them could speak, what might it say and whose interests would it threaten? To find the complete answer and save a special ape, researcher Liane Vinson will confront a malevolent corporation, a venal federal government, an animal rights movement that's lost its way--and all of our assumptions about man's primacy in nature.
Barnabas Tales
Price: Free! Words: 102,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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.
Pinto and Sons
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.
A Surgeon's Heart: The Crisis
Series: A Surgeon's Heart, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 192,360. 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.

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