Books tagged: organ donation

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Reunion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Members of the Glorious Resurrection church have invited strangers to a memorial for one of their young members. What the visitors don't know, however, is that the congregation wants the visitors to return things the deceased gave them, and nothing will stop them from collecting.
My Kidney Transplant: A Sometimes Serious, Sometimes Not, Collection of Essays
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is a collection of essays I wrote before and after my transplant. I published it to educate readers about organ donation, bust myths about transplants, offer some inspiration for those going through the same things I did and to show how a good sense of humor can be the best medicine.
Feedback
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After receiving life-saving organ donations, Ethan, Florida, and Jake are on track to getting their old lives back when they're kidnapped by a man who believes in Feedback – the theory that organs retain the memories of the donor host. During interrogation they begin to hear voices, telling them information they can’t possibly know. But listening to this inner voice could get them killed.
Swimming with Maya: A Mother's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,570. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In a memoir that has been called "heartbreaking and heart-healing," Eleanor Vincent shares an inspiring true story of courage, creativity, faith, and sheer tenacity as she seeks to find balance after unthinkable tragedy. "Vincent's poignant decision to donate Maya's organs will resonate with even hard-boiled readers." Booklist "A moving saga." Midwest Book Review
On the Threshold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Ashberry Lane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » General
When all they love is lost, what's worth living for? Suzanne—a mother with a long-held secret. Tony—a police officer with something to prove. Beth—a daughter with a storybook future. When all they love is lost, what's worth living for?
Living to Tell: Stories of lives saved by organ donation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
As she walked up the aisle on her wedding day this June, Brenda Johnson carried a photo of the young man who made that day possible for herself and her husband-to-be. Her story and 13 others from organ recipients and donors will inspire you with stories of lives saved and strengthened.
Grave Words: Notifying Survivors about Sudden, Unexpected Deaths
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 116,840. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Everyone dreads notifying survivors about sudden deaths. Healthcare, law enforcement, fire service, religious & military personnel often take on that task with little formal training. Grave Words helps lessen notifiers’ stress, provides detailed protocols for nearly every death-notification situation, explains how to use the protocols, provides a context for when and why they should be used.
To Madeleine From Grandad Patrick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,080. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
A very worthwhile contribution to the lives of all people, this is a must have book for any child, teenager or adult, male or female, of any nationality, race, culture, religion, ethnic origin, belief or way of life. Words of wisdom, experience, knowledge, guidance and support on sixteen subjects of great relevance to all of our lives.
Not So Brave
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Sara Jones began her multifarious life as a fetus competing with an ovarian tumor for space inside her mother’s womb. In order to survive growing up with a litany of killer maladies, including a double heart/liver transplant, she draws on spiritual strength and a feisty attitude. On her twenty-first birthday a revelation occurs bringing her to the realization that death is not in vain.
Living Wills: VA Guide on How to Prepare a Personalized Living Will, Planning for Medical Decisions - Your Life, Your Choices - Choices About Death and Dying, Advance Directive, Power of Attorney
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This workbook provides detailed advice about preparing living wills and advance directives, with information about potential illnesses and medical events such as terminal illness, advanced cancer, coma, stroke, and dementia.