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Life's Little Adventures: The Journey Home
By Mark McGrath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Nonfiction
Author Mark McGrath discovers that to raise four children as a single parent, along with continuing a career in nursing, he needs more than a pair of ruby red slippers. He needs the help of family and friends. Tears and laughter flourish throughout his many adventures, trials and unforgettable moments as a nurse and as a father. Join him as he makes... the journey home.
The Monk and the Prostitute
By Robert Jaunsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction
A young monk falls in love with a prostitute. They make plans to escape to a better life until she is murdered for her body's organs. "Life Ain't Fair" could have been an alternative title.
Liver Cirrhosis: An Insider's Thoughts & Feelings
By EJ Carlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Liver cirrhosis can be described as a life altering complication. Sorting through the emotional turmoil is as difficult as the disease itself. Anxiety, stress, frustration, and pain become your new companions. You have two choices to make, you can either cave in to this disease or you can stand up and fight it.
Outcome, A Novel: There's more than a hurricane coming...
By Barbara Ebel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Fiction
A homeless dog, a surgeon you’ll despise, and a feisty female pilot tackle a monstrous hurricane while wheels turn for a major liver transplant.
I Left My Heart At Stanford . . .
By Don Coover III
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
The impact of being born six weeks prematurely with an inherited connective tissue disorder wasn't completely understood until later in life. As a child, Don was always aware of having a tender skin which would cut and become traumatized very easily. With proper precautions in life style and his guarded approach to physical activities, he could lead a fairly normal life.
Women of the Metro Ballet
By Nicki Bloch
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,810. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction
A novel about four young mothers trying to raise their daughters as they struggle with difficult sibling relationships, disengaged spouses, domestic abuse, and life-threatening illness. Set in New Orleans, this story about relationships provides a unique insight into the minds of the five narrators - the four women and one of the daughters.
Life First
By RJ Crayton
Series: Life First, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,580. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction
Strong-willed Kelsey Reed must escape tonight or tomorrow her government will take her kidney and give it to a stranger. In this future forged by survivors of pandemics that wiped out much of the world’s population, life is valued above all else. Kelsey enlists the help of her boyfriend Luke and a dodgy doctor to flee. If they fail, Kelsey will be stripped of everything....
The “People Power” Health Superbook Book 6. Organ Donation-Transplant Guide (Organs Are Scarce, People Buy Them, It’s Legal)
By Tony Kelbrat
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction
The supply of organs for people that need them through organ donation is not enough to satisfy the demand. Some people go to foreign countries like Poland, Thailand or India to buy an organ. Some organs can only be donated from a deceased person. Others come from living people like kidneys and bone marrow. Some day, all organs will be synthetic but not yet.