Books tagged: illness

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The B'bbeb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / General
Adopting the appearance of a human child, a polite alien comes to Earth to do a school project about our planet.
League Of Mortals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
League of Mortals is the most honest thing you will ever read about illness: a razor-sharp story told with shocking candor, fierce wit, and deep compassion. Wesley Peary gets sick just before his senior year, and in short order loses his job, his friends, and his fun - everything but his mind. When that goes, too, he finds the only person who can help is in even worse shape than he is.
Capsules of Hope: Survival Guide for Caregivers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,110. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
Capsules of Hope: Survival Guide for Caregivers is more than a memoir; it is the authors' story of tenacity, thirty-one capsules filled with hope, survival tid-bits and twenty-two pages of resources. This book provides encouragement for caregivers and insights on how to handle every day decision making.
The Ancient Path to Eternal Bliss
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Most of us have trouble coping with loneliness, illness, old age, and death. Because of these, we can’t live a worry-free, meaningful, and fulfilling life. Fortunately, knowing reality will set us free. Hin reveals the reality with philosophy, religion and science.
As Long As Forever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Young Lilly is sickly in body, but strong in mind, spending her days at home thinking and learning about the world beyond. But everything changes when two strangers appear before her. With a touch of the hand, the strangers take Lilly to new realities. Lilly's life changes forever as her small world opens, but when a seemingly careless accident occurs, will Lilly be able to keep her new life?
The Winter Sickness
Price: Free! Words: 80,150. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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The mountain town of Stove has a secret - that each winter its teenagers are racked with a sickness - fever, anguish, manic behaviour. It is the job of the town’s Special Deputies to contain these wild, hurting youngsters. Toby is one such Special Deputy. He survived the Winter Sickness as a boy, and now returns each year to help the current sufferers. But at what cost to himself?
Heart Wants What It Wants
You set the price! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
"I felt like I know him, though, and I know his heart, and I know what he wouldn't do to hurt me. But I didn't realize that feeling so confident and feeling so great about myself and then it just be completely shattered by one thing. By something so stupid. But then you make me feel crazy. You make me feel like it's my fault. I was in pain." --Viola Angeles
Devil's Choice
Series: Old Balmain House, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
A parents worst nightmare. A small child with an incurable disease and a father who served in Vietnam and blames himself for her illness. The family is torn apart. Finally only one choice remains to save the daughter's life, a Devil's Choice.
The Emergency Room: When Does My Child Need to Go?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book explains how to manage common medical conditions that affect children. Some of these conditions include fever, vomiting and diarrhea, colds, ear infections, abdominal pain, and others. The book also reviews when parents should be concerned with regard to these conditions and when children should be seen by their doctor or in the emergency room.
The Naming Of Cancer
Price: $6.26 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Neon Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This fourteen-poem volume begins in a hospital, and from there explores the experience of cancer from a multitude of perspectives, from the person struggling to survive the disease to the spouse pacing in the waiting room, the oncologist doubting their own ability to diagnose, and even the cancer cells themselves, mourning their host body even as they destroy it.