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My Journey to Kilis
Price: Free! Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Journey to Kilis follows a medical student from Qatar as he sets out to work with Syrian refugees for three weeks. It is a journal-styled piece of work that tries to explores the plight of Syrian victims in Kilis, Turkey. It is interspersed with emotions like sorrow and humor as it tries to tell the story from the point of view of a medical student, humanitarian and a human rights advocate.
The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales From the Emergency Room
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Life as an emergency doctor. That teenager puking up two liters of vodka and his stomach lining at triage? Yup. Blood pouring out of a terrified pregnant woman? Call me. Plus the patient who no longer has a nosebleed screaming at me across the department, "You. Are. The Most. Unfeeling doctor. I have ever met!" Come on in. Nominated for the Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012.
The Pathological Casebook of Dr. Frances McGill
Price: $6.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Before TV’s small screen arrived, Dr. Frances McGill was Canada's real deal’ as an original crime drama heroine. She was the Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, the CSI Crime Scene Investigator, and the Bones forensic expert all wrapped up in one short stature. Her zest for solving crime mysteries earned her the unofficial title of “Sherlock Holmes of Saskatchewan.” Read her true story.
Rescuing Providence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Former EMT and firefighter Michael Morse takes you along for the ride as he and his fellow officers respond to 24 emergency calls in a 34-hour period. Rescuing Providence is a fascinating glimpse into the daily lives of the people who do a critical job that is often dangerous, sometimes thankless, but ultimately rewarding.
Playing God: The Evolution of a Modern Surgeon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
What does it mean to be a doctor? “I am a doctor.” Every year, thousands of medical school graduates utter these four simple words. But as you will see in Playing God, earning an M.D. is just the first step to becoming a real physician.
Untold Stories of a Paramedic: True Stories of Life on the Job
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,550. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When you see an ambulance speeding by, lights and sirens wailing, have you ever wondered what is happening inside? Have you ever wondered what challenges paramedics face daily? What type of calls they deal with? Well, now you will find out. Luciano Nisi has been a paramedic for over 15 years, working in both rural, and downtown, urban areas.
Fifty Shades of Grey’s Anatomy: The Unfeeling Doctor’s Fresh Confessions from the Emergency Room
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Are women ruining medicine? Nah. Real life in the emergency lane, zeroing on body parts and chicks in scrubs. Just like Grey’s Anatomy, medicine with a little bit of sex. And, like Fifty Shades of Grey, a tiny bit of torture.
City Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Rescue Lieutenant Michael Morse takes you along for a thrill ride as he responds to emergencies that can be heartwarming, hilarious—and sometimes tragic. From the profound to the absurd, from challenging situations to total disbelief, it’s all simply a day at work for our firefighters, EMT’s and police officers.
Broken Bones: New True Noir Essays From the Emergency Room by the Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
New, blistering, darkly funny essays breaking bones. And fixing them. And the seamy underside of life in the emergency room, with its cornucopia of crazy cases, not just bone-centred ones. For example, the man who tried to eat his own thumb and the case of bleeding brains. Warning: 1. Broken Bones bears no authorized resemblance to any TV show. Rated R. Medical noir. With cussing. Don’t read it.
Not Just a Little Prick
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
From humble beginnings to becoming a medical practitioner, Peter Desmarais relates his experiences as a kid with a chemical laboratory in his bedroom where he would operate on frogs, his hilarious experiences as a hospital Houseman, and his first few years of general practice.
Clashing Worlds - Diaries of a Psychopath
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
This biographical book about psychopathic development and daily life problems is written by a psychoanalyst who worked with psychopaths for decades and published in international journals about this toppic.
The Courtship of Two Doctors: A 1930s Love Story of Letters, Hope & Healing
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 102,490. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Martha H Fitzgerald. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
From a private collection of nearly 800 courtship letters, the daughter of two remarkable physicians has crafted a timeless valentine to long-lasting love and the healing profession.
What The' - Reflections of a Black Country
Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'What The' is about the Black Country, the folk, their life, their stoical attitudes, and their somewhat odd sense of humour. The author reflects on growing up in the grey post-war era; applying colour, he shows how times have changed into the bright new millennium.
Starched Caps, Collars and Cuffs
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The story of a nurse, the nursing profession, a wife, a mother and the many hats that were donned throughout a lifetime.
Yu Get Jook! Diaries of a Jamaican Medic
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
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This is not Jamaica ER of the UK's Channel 4. It's a kinder, more respectful & less invasive self expose of a Jamaican doctor's journey into and through medicine. Even so, it is no less eye opening, even shocking, & can be funny as all...well....read it.
Living with a Dead Man: A Story of Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by Emerald Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Sitting in an oncologist’s waiting room is one of life’s more sobering experiences. The first thing that hit her was that she was there, not as a doctor, but as a cancer patient’s wife. It didn’t matter that Marianne was a family practitioner, or that her husband, Thom, was a death and dying therapist. Cancer, and all that went with it, had found them.
Understanding Illness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
This book is part memoir and part case studies drawn from the author’s working life as a medical student, general practitioner, counsellor and psychoanalytical psychotherapist—a career made even more difficult than usual by ill health.
From Tundra to Tropics: Letters Home from a Canadian Nurse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,140. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2019 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
When Lois James graduated as a nurse in 1961, she yearned to travel and experience the world. At a time when Canadian women were increasingly breaking free of social constraints, the author found work helping others in distant corners of the globe.
Clara's Rib
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2018 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Clara's Rib is the true story of a young girl coming of age in a tuberculosis hospital in the 1940s and '50s. Clara's story focuses mainly on her years growing up in 'the San' in Ottawa, Canada. Readers of all ages will be drawn into the evolving seasons of Clara's life of courage, faith, pranks...
A Romance with the Heart
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
This true story of a journey from small-town boy to highly respected heart specialist, is filled with life’s insights and triumphs—and an insider’s look at how heart medicine developed and evolved in the 20th century. The book’s genuineness and honesty will engage you; its historical revelations will fascinate you.

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