Books tagged: overdose

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My Daughter's Addiction-A Thief in the Family (Hardwired for Heroin)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
A gripping and compelling story of one mothers journey raising her heroin addicted daughter. On the night of August 22, 2009, her beloved 32-year old daughter died from heroin overdose. Despite all the sorrow, this story is neither gloomy nor depressing, but rather an unflinching account of one woman's life, and her daughter whom she did not abandon to the bitter end.
How Well Do You Know Your Medications?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In "Drug Overdose Signs and Symptoms" I have compiled as full a list as possible of overdose symptoms for top-selling prescription drugs and put them in an easily understandable form. With close to 50% of Americans taking at least one prescription drug daily it's important to know signs and symptoms of overdose. Having this information readily available and easy to understand could save a life.
The Judy Monologues
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The Judy Monologues is a one-act play, based entirely upon rare voice tapes recorded by Judy Garland in the mid-1960s for her never-written autobiography.
Overdose aos 14
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Screenplays » Biographical
Overdose aos 14 é um livro que conta a historia, em primeira pessoa, da vida de um garoto desde sua primeira experiência com drogas até sua overdose aos 14 anos. Bernardo Regueira é um garoto diferente, intelectual e solitário que entra no mundo das drogas por escolha própria quando seus amigos mais velhos abrem as portas. E devido a sua excessiva autoconfiança veio a perder o controle.
Cure Overdose
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the not too distant future society's problems haven't changed. What would happen if drug addiction could be cured by one simple pill?
The Plague Rats
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The Plague Rats were on their way up in the music world, when disaster struck. A tragic overdose forces the band into some hard choices and creative solutions. When one of the band members becomes a zombie, they must keep going at any cost. The show must go on. This is Tale #2 from Zombie Joe's Tavern.
My Suicide
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
I tried to kill myself in the sixties. I wasn’t very good at it. And the thing about Aspirin is that 121 of them will not kill you. Not even close. They will, however, make your ears ring, and if you stage this perfectly, they will also accomplish the purpose of suicide: make them feel good and guilty.
Flashback
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,430. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
One moment Digger Davis is a laid-back bar owner in Chapel Hill, NC, in 1977; the next, it's 1996 and he awakes in a psychiatric institution, unaware that nineteen years have passed. His only clue is a faded note: "Don't come back to Chapel Hill; you're wanted for murder." But he must return to prove his innocence to the world, and to himself
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Where Has My Mother Gone? — She's Gone to a Crack House and Left Her Three Kids Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Mary is a child "marked by cocaine" who takes a hard look at her life and decides that she has to take charge to make sure that drugs don't tear her family apart. She works to get other children at her school and the people of her community to join her in her "March Against Drugs. She also helps others who are dealing with drugs in their lives by creating a safe environment for discussions.