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Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2017
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Smart toasters, zombie offboarding, and innovations in 3-D printing. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2017 collects thirteen tales from the fictional worlds of mad science. For the discerning mad scientist reader, there are also pieces of fiction from Sean Buckley, Jule Owen, and Steve Toase.
Miracles of Love, Faith and Hope
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Jennifer and Joe were the picture of health. When they had their first child, Nicholas, they have no idea he was the only one in the world with his genetic disease. One of 7 billion people on the planet! After the death of their second child, Joseph, who had the same disease, they learned of this startling fact.
Take a Breath: A Transplant Journey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory
In this true story, Dr. Karen A. Kelly M.D. shares her husband's journey through a life-saving lung transplant. Learning about his courageous battle can help any patient or caregiver understand the extensive responsibilities required for a successful organ transplant. As a pediatrician, Dr. Kelly found herself in a different role as caretaker not as provider.
Dafidi and Abdul: Beyond Friends
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Dafidi and Abdul met in high school and they developed a strong friendship almost immediately. Though of different ethnicity and religion, they did not let this get in the way. Dafidi was one basketball game away from fame and fortune, but he willingly decided to forgo the game so that he could save Abdul's life. As fate would have it, each of them had a second chance!
Life First
Series: Life First, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,490. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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"The prospect of being the human parts drawer society reaches into to cure its neediest patients would drive anyone mad." - Kelsey Reed, Life First Strong-willed Kelsey Reed must escape tonight or tomorrow her government will take her kidney and give it to a stranger.
I Left My Heart At Stanford . . .
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Essay » Author profile
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.
Outcome, A Novel: There's more than a hurricane coming...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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.
Liver Cirrhosis: An Insider's Thoughts & Feelings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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.
The Monk and the Prostitute
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00)
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.
Life's Little Adventures: The Journey Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Balancing work and family
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.