Books tagged: huntingtons disease

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Ferris Wheel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,390. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ferris Wheel is a compelling contemporary drama that is difficult to pigeonhole. On one level, the story is a poignant, slice-of-life examination of the extraordinary relationship that gradually develops between two young people, and the devastating disease that eventually overshadows their lives.
The Beauty of Grace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ainsley Candler, a first-year surgical resident, is charged with assisted suicide and investigated by the medical board after she attends the suicide of her mother, Grace, who has Huntington's Disease, a genetic, neurodegenerative disorder. While fighting for her freedom and carrerAinsley must also face the decision whether to undergo genetic testing to see if she, too, will develop the disease.
The Mutilation, Degradation, and Humiliation of Joseph Marcus Barron
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An exposé of gross dereliction and political misconduct on the part of Bexar County, Texas. A terminally ill boy, experiencing a medical emergency while in the custody of his parents, is confronted by three Bexar County Sheriff's Deputies, chased from his home, cornered and shot three times as his mother watches. But that is only the beginning of the family's nightmare.
The Darkwater Liar's Account
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a roadside explosion of family violence propels Bridget to her farmhouse cellar for refuge, she finds a tattered ledger, abandoned by a farmer named Laura. Here she aligns the perfect confession and collaboration; resolved to alter the surge of family history, Bridget reclaims her WWII memories of Nazi complicity and calculates her receipts, before another person dies on her account.