Kate Genovese


Kate Genovese is a registered nurse with over thirty years experience in the medical field. She has experience working in the substance abuse field and also with children that have been physically and sexually abused, as well as school nursing for five years; Kate presently works for a visiting nurse association.

Kate is the author of three books. Thirty years in September; A Nurses Memoir, published by Four Seasons Press, 2001, which covers her thirty years as a nurse, and Loving Joe Gallucci; Love and Life with Hepatitis C, which is based on a true story, also published by Four Seasons in 2003.

Kate has had many radio and TV interviews for her published books, and has been active with the hepatitis C community since her publication of Loving Joe Gallucci. Some of the proceeds of the book go to the Liver Foundation.

Her latest novel, Two Weeks Since My Last Confession, is the story of the O’Brien’s; a large Irish catholic, dysfunctional family from the 1960’s. Although a work of fiction, the author can identify with some of the characters she created because of her strong catholic and political upbringing, as well as some of the events that happened in her own life are portrayed loosely through her characters. Publication should be in late 2009.

Kate lives in the Boston area with her husband and three children. She can be reached through email at kgeno67176@aol.com .

Where to buy in print


Thirty Years in September
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,720. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When sixteen year old Kate Genovese went to visit her sister Denise in the hospital in 1968, she claims "something clicked that very moment, I wanted to make Denise better again, heal her shattered body and make her laugh ... I couldn't put words to my feelings, but I knew I wanted to do more then just visit" That day Kate discovered her calling in life, nursing.
Two Weeks Since My Last Confession
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,760. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A dramatically written family saga, Two Weeks Since my Last Confession is the story of one woman's survival in the face of serious childhood abuse and addiction. More than this, it is a tale that chronicles the triumph of the human spirit over its enemies — not only external enemies but also the ones we find within ourselves.
Loving Joe Gallucci
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,510. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Love between a man and a woman is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and spiritual exchanges between two human beings. It is also one of the most tragic, particularly when alcohol, drugs, dysfunctional families, and a life-threatening liver disease are thrown into the mix. Loving Joe Gallucci is one such love affair.

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