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Ask-A-Priestess: Magic Answers & Spells From a Real Witch
By Dixie Deerman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Wish you had a wise woman on-call for spells, spirituality & solutions to stresses? Lady Passion (The Goodly Spellbook: Olde Spells For Modern Problems) answers magic questions from folks worldwide — empowering all to work Witchcraft to help themselves and the planet thrive. From jobs to Jesus, fairies to flying ointments, and pets to persecution, no topic is taboo for this R.N. Witch counselor!
Surgical Heights
By Paul Hardy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,460. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
This novel follows Dr. Jim Smythe through the most tumultuous six months of his career thus far. At the top of his game, he has doubts about his own health. He finds himself under escalating pressure from the Medical Licensing Authority and his own hospital administration over a series of complaints. The situation reaches a breaking point in the emergency room where everything is on the line.
A Knee and Shoulder Handbook For All of Us
By Alan Reznik
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This book is meant to be a guide for anyone who has injured their knee or shoulder. It outlines what is wrong, possible treatments, and potential surgeries. A full version of the book, including photographs, diagrams, and extra appendices is available for purchase as a printed copy via lulu.com. This version is best viewed as a PDF.
Your Complete Guide to Total Hip Replacements: Before, During, and After Surgery
By Jennifer Frantin
Price: $9.60 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction
If you or someone you know is thinking about a hip replacement, this book will get you through the process from finding a doctor through rehabilitation. It has 12 checklists to prepare for surgery and keep track of your recovery including: * comparing doctors and hospitals * finding the appropriate care after surgery * checking on insurance * preparing the home * marking progress during recovery
Silkscreen
By Bruce Clark
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 71,540. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Category: Fiction
A world-famous pop artist enters the hospital for a simple operation and is found dead a few hours after the operation. The attorney retained by the estate of the artist confronts a conspiracy of overwhelming opposition from the doctors, the hospital and their attorneys.
Read This And You Won't Need Plastic Surgery
By Carolyn Neilson, RN
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This is the ultimate guide to the latest non-surgical methods to enhance one’s appearance. Written by a plastic surgeon’s nurse, it advises readers what to do instead of getting liposuction, facelifts, tummy tucks, etc. Contains reviews of popular procedures and products, like the Dermaroller and red LED light therapy, so readers won’t waste money on things that don’t work.
Healing through Humor: Change Your Focus, Change Your Life!
By Annette Langer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
What's funny about a brain injury or breast cancer? You'll be surprised. These true-life stories show the "funny side" of some not-so-funny challenges and demonstrate the upside to the struggles with illness and injury and the triumphs in overcoming them. Journey the path to self-empowerment and survival, even in the face of seemingly impossible circumstances, with a good laugh along the way.
Murders in the Nursery
By Donald Austin, M.D.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,060. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction
This medical murder mystery centers around a famous but psychologically crazed neurological surgeon. Children just combing from or being prepared for surgery begin to die mysteriously in the surgical nursery of University Hospital. Two residents in training team up to investigate and fall in love in the process. What they find is a murder and a surprising twist no one suspected.
21st Century Emergency War Surgery Textbook by the U.S. Army - Weapons Injuries, Triage, Shock, Anesthesia, Infections, Critical Care, Amputations, Burns, Specific Injury Treatment
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
The much-referenced and highly acclaimed textbook, Emergency War Surgery, contains all new material revised to reflect lessons learned from ongoing American involvement in Southwest Asia. It takes a bulleted manual style in order to optimize its use as a rapid reference. Drafted by subspecialty experts, it was then updated by surgeons returned from yearlong deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Emergency Laughter
By Mike Cyra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But It Is Now! A collection of hilarious real-life medical stories written by a 20-year veteran of emergency medicine & surgery. Laughter helps the mind, heals the body and is a critical survival tool for all who deal with death, dying and disaster up close. Author Mike Cyra shows that it's ok to laugh at yourself and the world around you.