Books tagged: concussion

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Get Up: The Art of Perseverance
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017 and represented by Mackenzie Daniel. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
On July 9th, 2005, no one suspected the triumph of Adam Greenberg's first major-league plate appearance with the Chicago Cubs would be obliterated by an errant 92 mile-an-hour first-pitch fastball. He didn’t know it at the time, but that pitch was a gift. Now he offers his story of overcoming adversity and persevering through challenges in hopes of helping you pursue your dreams in life.
Your Amazing Itty Bitty(R) Concussion Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by S & P Productions, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
For all of you who have had an injury to your head and never thought of it as a possible brain injury. You know the dots don’t connect the same, but really don’t know why. I hope this book helps connect some of the dots for you.
Concussed - (Part One)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Includes 20+ new and original SUPERHEROES. Zon, the astrophysicist genius finally figures out his Cosmic Theory of Everything. Unfortunately, as soon as he has his genius insight, he suffers a life altering concussion, a concussion type so rare that it's the first of its kind. It prevents him from doing even simple maths. The universe creates scenarios for a reason.
Kempa Cambridge USA
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
4 women (2 handball goalkeepers: French MIT grad student & American recovering from concussions, a Harvard linguistics PhD candidate & a Cambridge public librarian) The challenge of "third world" handball in the US is quite an adjustment for those arriving to Boston but the diverse international teammates bond as a big family, enjoying being together off & on the court.
The Cracked Window
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Working for cheap businesses is sometimes more dangerous than it appears.
Make Art From Your Splattered, Scattered Brain; My Journey Through Post-Concussion Syndrome
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
This book is a memoir of my healing journey through post-concussion syndrome. It is written in the form of poems, journals, and prose. It is meant for anyone who is suffering with post-concussion syndrome, caretakers of people with an mTbi, and healthcare workers who want to better understand what it is like to suffer from post-concussion syndrome.
How Soccer Will Replace NFL Football * Concussions Aside, America Needs Adult Amateur Soccer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
A short 18676 word thought provoking book about how soccer needs to evolve to become a top tier sport in the USA. The author raises several entertaining points on what needs to change for the sport to succeed. The book also has a short narrative discussion of a business plan for a true national amateur soccer league. Entertaining read for sports fans. Required read for anyone in the business
Top Athletes Conditions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
20 most common sports ailments happen to be and then provide some advice on what you can do to prevent them and treat them.
Little Agnes and the Ghosts of Kelpie Wharf
Price: Free! Words: 19,730. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013 by DC Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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Lovable, precocious and clinically insane young scientist Agnes Crowley and her ubiquitous companion, Vic, a re-animated clockwork cadaver, investigate the mysterious ghosts of Kelpie Wharf, but to uncover the secrets of the wharf, they must face an army of werewolves, bogeymen, revenants, bog monsters, Spring-Heeled Jacks and other legendary monsters of lore.
Turning Out The Lights: Concussions, Spectacle and the NHL
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In 1998 Steve Bocking suffered his second concussion in two years playing hockey. His father was a surgeon who had seen enough. He started a campaign to change the rules, and won in 2011 when Hockey Canada banned all head shots. But the NHL still refuses to listen. When did the game change? What are the dangers of concussions? Why does the world's top hockey league continue to ignore the evidence?