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Swansong
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,330. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Wendy Rozas doesn't remember the car wreck that claimed her parents' and best friend's lives. Wendy doesn't understand why she still suffers crippling migraines months after brain surgery. Wendy doesn't know why her headaches coincide with strange, inexplicable accidents.
No Horns, No Trumpets: A Memoir of Brain Injury and Recovery
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Pamela Clark Bickle. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A mother’s life shatters when her 15-year-old son is the victim of a motorcycle accident. When he comes out of the coma, doctors tell her no treatment plans for traumatic brain injury exist in 1970. So Alice Clark brings Rick home. Using her head and heart, she guides him from sitting in a wheelchair to downhill skiing, from being unable to speak to writing and editing a monthly newsletter.
TBI - Our Never Ending Journey
Price: $7.69 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: British English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An excellent distraction for anyone staying in hospital, hilarious & funny, this story will put a smile on your face. A better gift than a box of chocolates or a bunch of flowers, this story will keep you laughing and full of cheer and maybe you too will be able to relate to some of the scenarios the author has experienced. An easy reading comedy for all age groups that may of had a hospital stay.
Through the Flames
Series: The Fire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,200. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Football, family, girlfriends, injuries—high school is the beginning of serious considerations for the future in a young man’s life.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Traumatic Brain Injury
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 23. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A review of suicide risks associated with TBI as supported by research literature. Authored by Lisa Brenner,Ph.D.,VISN 19, Univ of CO, School of Med; Peter M. Gutierrez,Ph.D.,VISN 19, Univ of CO, School of Med, CO; Jo Huggins,M.S.W.,M.C.I.S.,VISN 19, Univ of CO, School of Med, CO; Jennifer Olson-Madden,Ph.D.,VISN 19, Univ of CO, School of Med, CO.
The Someone You're Not: True Stories of Sports, Celebrity, Politics & Pornography
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Bestselling author Mike Sager’s fourth collection showcases his deftly-written journalism at its best and most mature, a riveting marriage of crime reportage and you-are-there literary anthropology. The centerpiece examines the rise and fall of football's RoboQB, Todd Marinovich. Also: Paris Hilton, Dana White, Vetville, Bobby Jindal, Ugly, Pete Carroll, an innocent man jailed for 29 years, more.
Brain Wreck
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When her husband, Ken, is devastated by a traumatic brain injury, Barbara is thrust into the role of caregiver and must confront the fear that he will never again be the vibrant man he was. The chaos and unrelenting tension take a toll as she suffers the ripple effects of a loved one's TBI. Finding comfort by writing daily in her journal, she vows they will find a way to recover together.
Conversations With Crystal The Woman Who Fell Off the Bridge
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Crystal Manning tells her story of that fateful day, August 1, 2007, the day the I-35W Bridge collapsed in Minneapolis, MN. In her book she tells how she was saved from death in the Mississippi River by her fiancee', Michael Stoner, Jr., only to see him immediately charged with child abuse of her daughter. A journey to the real story of how her family was shattered by a truly American experience.
SEIZE HOPE: Just a Brainstorm on an otherwise Sunny Day
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A non-fiction book about Epilepsy unlike all others: this is an upbeat read; the theme of this book is HOPE. Readers both recently diagnosed or life-long living with a Seizure Disorder; you quickly realize the value of an Author pouring our her soul on the pages with first hand experiences: a how to guide to living life well, not defined by Epilepsy. Internet-linked.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Care of the Combat Amputee: Treatment of Limb Amputations, Polytrauma, Rehabilitation, Emerging Techniques, Technologies (Emergency War Surgery Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 384,920. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Care of the Combat Amputee addresses all aspects of combat amputee care ranging from surgical techniques to long-term care, polytrauma and comorbidities such as traumatic brain injury and burns, pain management, psychological issues, physical and occupational therapy, VA benefits, prosthetics and adaptive technologies, recreational opportunities, and return to duty and vocational rehabilitation.