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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: $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.
Overdose
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.
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.
La Otra Vida de Martín Alegría
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.
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.
Looks Could Kill
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 66,950. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A vicar drops dead after a christening. A mother believes her daughter is evil. Emma Jones has a lethal ability. She becomes a doctor. Some of her patients drops dead. But others are watching her and want to use her powers.
Turning on the Lights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This is a story about Marc Nelson who has been suffering from Alzheimer's Disease for 12 years and bedridden for 8 years. He receives an experimental drug that reverses the effects of Alzheimer's. However, the new drug does not restore his lost memories. Marc regains his sanity, but large parts of his life are missing.
Scarcity
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.
Fear Of Living
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Why would a man with numerous serious illnesses tell his counselor that he's not afraid to die--he's more afraid he's going to live?
Deadly Benefits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
A young mother dies in the intensive care unit and the medical center goes into a defensive tailspin. Fingers point to a fatal medication error by moonlighting pharmacist, Heli Harri. But Heli bites back and begins a chase for the truth that becomes a surefire prescription for hidden danger and unexpected romance, while behind the white drape of medicine, a chilling murder almost goes undetected.
Con gli occhi di Emily
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...
Box
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Dr. Gideon Box, world-famous surgeon, is extremely good at his job. He’s never lost a patient…but he has issues. He’s antisocial. Doesn’t mix well with others. Breaks into people’s homes and assumes their identities. Occasionally kills other doctor’s patients. He’s had bad luck with women his entire life. Big surprise, right?
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.
HOMO INVITUS, Memoirs of a Genie
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
Lifeline Pilot
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.
Belladentro (versione Light)
Price: Free! Words: 68,160. Language: Italian. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages:: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
Anatomy of a Dream
Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A first-year medical student finds his dissections haunted by images of his past, as he tries to discover his dream of becoming a physician in the Land of the Living Bible
Senses
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.