Books tagged: quarantine

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A Spark of Heavenly Fire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2009 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In quarantined Colorado, where hundreds of thousands of people are dying from an unstoppable disease called the red death, insomniac Kate Cummings struggles to find the courage to live and to love. This is a story of survival in the face of brutality, government cover-up, and public hysteria. It is also a story of love: lost, found and fulfilled.
Pandemic Influenza: Mental Health Response
Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A primer on pandemic influenza, for anyone who needs materials quickly. Chapters cover mental health principles, basic information on viruses, responses to public health information, risk management, quarantine, isolation, and other mental health considerations. This book is written primarily for health professionals, but anyone may benefit from reading it.
Laughs, Lies & Limericks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This selection of racy and irreverent limericks is taken from Lorraine’s extensive collection of poetry. Anyone except prudes can enjoy a good laugh at her whimsical depiction of the human condition. Many different subjects are covered, most from the bawdy belly side of the tracks. Kiwi’s are known for their earthy view of life, her limericks are no exception. Enjoy her naughty look at life.
Strange New Feet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dr. Ivan Vogler has found a way to save a dying species of chimpanzee. But at what cost to humans? As scientists and politicians scramble to protect the world from the new threat he has created, one child becomes the target of public outrage. Olivia Barnes is thrust into a firestorm of hate, fear and violence at the tender age of fourteen. To survive, she must prove to the world that she is human.
As Simple As... A B C
Series: The Tunbridge Wells trilogy, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a book about fear, everyone’s inner fear, it creates a scenario which every nation world- wide dreads... It is a book about inevitability!
A Polio Memoir
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,640. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Captain Bob Axtell fought in battles in the Pacific during WWII and survived, he also survived fifteen months in the Korean Conflict, but he didn’t fight his toughest battle until he returned home. In a matter of days, he went from being a healthy man to the isolation ward at William Beaumont Army Hospital — he had become one of the early polio statistics in 1952's polio epidemic.
Quarantine on the Black Nile
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Eco-tourist Jonah Brooks stumbles into a nightmare as he’s snared in an East African quarantine zone. Black Nile hemorrhagic virus rampages through the Malindi rain forest like a feral beast. It burns through the human population with a terrifying kill rate; and everyone in the medical group sent to study it lies dead in their camp. It’s not quite the tour package that Jonah signed up for.
The Other Side of Eden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
A Short Story: When Carrie failed to escape the city in time, she got trapped in quarantine. Civilization had abandoned her. However, she’s not alone. Others are with her—people infected and controlled by the single emotion they had when infected: Curiosity, Fear…Anger. She must avoid the contaminated and escape, or she too will be another victim.
Crisis Points
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Six suspense stories of people facing off against their ultimate terror… Meet a down-on-his luck supermarket worker who has to foil a kidnapping all on his own. Follow an eco-tourist's frantic efforts to escape a quarantine zone ravaged by a deadly virus. And tune into Texas station KRAP as a pair of down-home country deejays try their best to stop a murder - while they're still on the air.
The Listeners
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 103,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a borough quarantined due to an airborne illness that causes deformity, insanity, and death, a 14-year-old boy named Daniel, orphaned by the plague, is caught up with a one-eared gang/cult called the Listeners. But all he really wants is to find his best friend Katie, trapped elsewhere in the quarantine. Harrison Demchick's electrifying debut is a harrowing work of literary horror.