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. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00)
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
(5.00)
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.
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.
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.
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.
Requiem for Humanity
Series: Last Days, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,480. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00)
Book One follows groups of survivors trying to make it in the new world against increasingly overwhelming odds. But things are changing. The zombies are evolving, becoming smarter, and regaining their former sentience.
Memento Mori
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,460. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When you're trapped on a quarantined planet, waiting for the end, what else is there to do but turn your remaining days into a work of art?
Scarlet Fever Epidemics Treatment And Opinion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
Scarlet fever is deadly for a period of at least 28 days after infection. Most often exposure comes via other persons who already have the sickness. Quarantines are needed for 4 weeks or more. Patients who are not isolated remain contagious. My ebook describes epidemics, 18th-20th century opinion, how to treat the illness antiseptically and why it is still problematic in developing countries.