Books tagged: end of life

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Waiting to Die The Coming Unstoppable Pandemic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
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25-year army vet, Derek Whitfield, has experienced intense training, much combat, and has never backed away from a fight, including his many female lovers. Until now all his "end of life" clients have been men, as he requested. Susannah Brite will be his first female client. Upon seeing the dying beauty, shallow breathing hits him, as if he's about to experience combat.
Making Sense of the Mandalay Bay Hotel Shooting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
Mass murderers are not a new phenomenon in the world. There have been others before and, sadly but truly, there will always be someone weakened enough to become a perpetrator. This little book is about gaining some understanding in a few of the factors that could prevent what happened from happening.
The Night Effie Perdue Passed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,650. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Biographical
The novel is set in 1931 involving Effie, a sick elderly woman and Macy, both of whom are trying to accept their lots in life and their death. Effie has a conflict with mortality and what may be beyond, but Macy believes that after death she needs no person or entity on which to depend.
A Chance to Say Goodbye: Reflections on Losing a Parent
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 54,180. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Author, Lisa J. Shultz embraces a challenging and often avoided topic of facing the end-of-life stage of a loved one. With courage, vulnerability and love, she recounts her dad's storied life, including its difficult ending. Wrought with what she felt was unnecessary suffering in for all involved at the end, she strives to help others find a more peaceful final chapter of life.
Escape From Bliss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
"We spent our childhoods together. He broke my heart when he married another girl, eight years after I took his hand. We never lost our love, but we lost touch. We traveled together, we lived and our souls died together, a thousand times. The fire always burned."
Biblical Perspectives Issues of Life Volume 3
Series: Biblical Perspectives - Issues of Life. Price: Free! Words: 29,210. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / General
Continuing on from Volume 2; Volume 3 approaches more life issues from a Biblical Perspective. The Holy Bible reveals the mind of God in relation to mankind. God demands reality; too often in life men and women seek a fantasy world to shut out issues hard to deal with. God has a plan for your life. Approach this eBook with an open mind and you can begin to learn God's plan for you.
Atul Gawande's Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This is a Summary of Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, where this bestselling author tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.
Defying the Call
You set the price! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A futile though human effort to deny the inevitable final summons of Nature.
Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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Character driven short stories dealing with an undocumented immigrant, a runaway slave, coming of age experiences, a love story and end of life.
A Hodge Podge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,340. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What does a boat at sea have to do with a frog and a princess? Nothing! For your pleasure, Top Writers Block has put together a collection of stories and poems at random. We hope they will encourage you to buy their 2015 collections. As always, all the authors' proceeds go to Sea Shepherd, who protect our oceans and the life within.