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We Band of Angels
We Band of Angels
Written by Elizabeth Norman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812984842
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We Band of Angels
The Untold Story of the American Women Trapped on Bataan
Written by Elizabeth Norman


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $16.00

In the fall of 1941, the Philippines was a gardenia-scented paradise for the American Army and Navy nurses stationed there. War was a distant rumor, life a routine of easy shifts and dinners under the stars. On December 8 all that changed, as Japanese bombs began raining down on American bases... Read more >
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Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM, 10th Edition
Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM, 10th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307945716
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Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM, 10th Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $34.99

If you need to know it, it’s in this book. The tenth edition of The Princeton Review’s Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM was written and reviewed by a team of clinical nurses and NCLEX-RN experts and includes:

   • 8 full-length practice NCLEX-RN exams on CD-ROM to help you get familiar with the test... Read more >
Opening My Heart
Opening My Heart
Written by Tilda Shalof
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771079894
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Opening My Heart
A Journey from Nurse to Patient and Back Again
Written by Tilda Shalof


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $18.99

Tilda Shalof had been taking care of critically ill patients in an intensive care unit for more than twenty-five years, but taking care of herself had never been a priority. That is, until she could no longer ignore her extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, and crushing chest pains. When the results...

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Arms Wide Open
Arms Wide Open
Written by Patricia Harman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001714
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Arms Wide Open
A Midwife's Journey
Written by Patricia Harman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $16.00

In this prequel to the highly praised The Blue Cotton Gown, Patricia Harman reaches back to her youthful experiments in living a fully sustainable and natural life in the 1960s and ’70s in rural Minnesota and on a commune in Ohio, forming alliances with the eco-minded and antiwar counterculture. From those...

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Cracking the Nursing School Entrance Exams
Cracking the Nursing School Entrance Exams
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375427428
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Cracking the Nursing School Entrance Exams

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2011
Price: $19.99

If you need to know it, it’s in this book. Cracking the Nursing School Entrance Exams includes:

   • Everything needed to tackle the NET®, TEAS®, or NLN PAX-RN®
   • Tons of practice problems with detailed explanations to show you exactly what to expect on any of these three popular nursing school entrance exams
   • Key...

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Pocket Guide to Midwifery Care
Pocket Guide to Midwifery Care
Written by Aviva Jill Romm
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307804662
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Pocket Guide to Midwifery Care

Written by Aviva Jill Romm


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2011
Price: $5.99

If you are pregnant, plan to be pregnant, or are curious about alternatives to medical childbirth, the POCKET GUIDE TO MIDWIFERY will provide you with complete information about:

  • Safety and effectiveness of midwifery care.
  • The different types of midwives.
  • How to choose a midwife.
  • The care midwives give.
  • Midwifery and the law.
  • National organizations.
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    Nurses
    Nurses
    Written by Michael Brown, R.N.
    Format: eBook
    ISBN: 9780307778321
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    Nurses
    The Real-Life Experiences of Registered Nurses
    Written by Michael Brown, R.N.


    Format: eBook, 318 pages
    On Sale: July 13, 2011
    Price: $7.99

    Registered nurse Michael Brown has interviewed over fifty practicing nurses, spanning forty-one states and most nursing specialties. He takes you to the front lines of his profession, where split-second, life-and-death decisions are made every day by these unsung heroes of health care, who put their own lives at risk to provide... Read more >
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    We Band of Angels
    We Band of Angels
    Written by Elizabeth Norman
    Format: eBook
    ISBN: 9780307799579
    Our Price: $9.99
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    We Band of Angels
    The Untold Story of the American Women Trapped on Bataan
    Written by Elizabeth Norman


    Format: eBook, 384 pages
    On Sale: June 29, 2011
    Price: $9.99

    In the fall of 1941, the Philippines was a gardenia-scented paradise for the American Army and Navy nurses stationed there. War was a distant rumor, life a routine of easy shifts and dinners under the stars. On December 8 all that changed, as Japanese bombs began raining down on American bases... Read more >
    Also available as a trade paperback.
    Before Your Pregnancy
    Before Your Pregnancy
    Written by Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo, Foreword by Mary D'Alton
    Format: Trade Paperback
    ISBN: 9780345518415
    Our Price: $20.00
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    Before Your Pregnancy
    A 90-Day Guide for Couples on How to Prepare for a Healthy Conception
    Written by Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo
    Foreword by Mary D'Alton


    Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
    On Sale: May 24, 2011
    Price: $20.00

    Now completely revised and updated, the classic guide that helps mothers- and fathers-to-be conceive more easily and boost the odds of a healthy pregnancy
     
    Covering preconception and interconception (between-pregnancy) well-being for women and men, Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo draw on new research from their complementary fields of expertise and...

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    Before Your Pregnancy
    Before Your Pregnancy
    Written by Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo, Foreword by Mary D'Alton
    Format: eBook
    ISBN: 9780345518422
    Our Price: $13.99
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    Before Your Pregnancy
    A 90-Day Guide for Couples on How to Prepare for a Healthy Conception
    Written by Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo
    Foreword by Mary D'Alton


    Format: eBook, 448 pages
    On Sale: May 24, 2011
    Price: $13.99

    Now completely revised and updated, the classic guide that helps mothers- and fathers-to-be conceive more easily and boost the odds of a healthy pregnancy
     
    Covering preconception and interconception (between-pregnancy) well-being for women and men, Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo draw on new research from their complementary fields of expertise and reveal how...

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    Also available as a trade paperback.
    Opening My Heart
    Opening My Heart
    Written by Tilda Shalof
    Format: Hardcover
    ISBN: 9780771079887
    Our Price: $27.95
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    Opening My Heart
    A Journey from Nurse to Patient and Back Again
    Written by Tilda Shalof


    Format: Hardcover, 328 pages
    On Sale: April 26, 2011
    Price: $27.95

    Tilda Shalof had been taking care of critically ill patients in an intensive care unit for more than twenty-five years, but taking care of herself had never been a priority. That is, until she could no longer ignore her extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, and crushing chest pains. When the results...

    Read more >
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    Opening My Heart
    Opening My Heart
    Written by Tilda Shalof
    Format: eBook
    ISBN: 9780771079948
    Our Price: $13.99
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    Opening My Heart
    A Journey from Nurse to Patient and Back Again
    Written by Tilda Shalof


    Format: eBook, 302 pages
    On Sale: April 26, 2011
    Price: $13.99

    Tilda Shalof had been taking care of critically ill patients in an intensive care unit for more than twenty-five years, but taking care of herself had never been a priority. That is, until she could no longer ignore her extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, and crushing chest pains. When the results...

    Read more >
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    Arms Wide Open
    A Midwife's Journey
    Written by Patricia Harman


    Format: eBook
    On Sale: April 12, 2011
    Price: $24.95

    A midwife’s memoir of living free and naturally against all odds

    In her first, highly praised memoir, Patricia Harman told us the stories patients brought into her exam room, and her own story of struggling to help women as a nurse-midwife in medical practice with her husband, an OB/GYN, in Appalachia. In...

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    A Final Arc of Sky
    A Final Arc of Sky
    Written by Jennifer Culkin
    Format: Trade Paperback
    ISBN: 9780807073292
    Our Price: $16.00
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    A Final Arc of Sky
    A Memoir of Critical Care
    Written by Jennifer Culkin


    Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
    On Sale: May 1, 2010
    Price: $16.00

    A critical care and emergency flight nurse, Jennifer Culkin is no stranger to death and its dramas, or the urgency that accompanies them. Her memoir plunges us into the chaos of emergency medicine at all altitudes, masterfully reflecting on the most pivotal moments of our lives and the beautiful fragility of... Read more >
    The Making of a Nurse
    The Making of a Nurse
    Written by Tilda Shalof
    Format: eBook
    ISBN: 9781551992570
    Our Price: $12.99
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    The Making of a Nurse

    Written by Tilda Shalof


    Format: eBook
    On Sale: February 5, 2010
    Price: $12.99

    The bestselling author of A Nurse’s Story is back with more insider stories.

    Tilda Shalof has been a caregiver all her life — at home for her family, at work for strangers — but her skills didn’t come easily. From when she was a child taking care of her sick parents to... Read more >
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    A Nurse's Story
    A Nurse's Story
    Written by Tilda Shalof
    Format: eBook
    ISBN: 9781551991412
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    A Nurse's Story

    Written by Tilda Shalof


    Format: eBook
    On Sale: February 5, 2010
    Price: $13.99

    The team of nurses that Tilda Shalof found herself working with in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a big-city hospital was known as “Laura’s Line.” They were a bit wild: smart, funny, disrespectful of authority, but also caring and incredibly committed to their jobs. Laura set the tone with her... Read more >
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    The Blue Cotton Gown
    The Blue Cotton Gown
    Written by Patricia Harman
    Format: Trade Paperback
    ISBN: 9780807072912
    Our Price: $16.00
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    The Blue Cotton Gown
    A Midwife's Memoir
    Written by Patricia Harman


    Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
    On Sale: October 1, 2009
    Price: $16.00

    A 2008 Indie Next Pick

    Despite nurse-midwife Patsy Harman’s own financial and personal medical trials, including her private battle with uterine cancer, she devotes herself to her patients’ well-being in all aspects of their lives. They, in turn, tell her intimate stories both heartbreaking and uplifting. Read more >
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    Paramedic
    Paramedic
    Written by Peter Canning
    Format: eBook
    ISBN: 9780307558930
    Our Price: $7.99
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    Paramedic
    On the Front Lines of Medicine
    Written by Peter Canning


    Format: eBook, 368 pages
    On Sale: February 4, 2009
    Price: $7.99

    In this unforgettable, dramatic account of one man's experience as an EMT, Peter Canning relives the nerve-racking seconds that can mean the difference between a patient's death and survival, as Canning struggles to make the right call, dispense the right medication, or keep a patient's heart beating long enough to reach... Read more >
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    The Blue Cotton Gown
    A Midwife's Memoir
    Written by Patricia Harman


    Format: eBook
    On Sale: October 1, 2008
    Price: $16.00

    A 2008 Indie Next Pick

    Despite nurse-midwife Patsy Harman’s own financial and personal medical trials, including her private battle with uterine cancer, she devotes herself to her patients’ well-being in all aspects of their lives. They, in turn, tell her intimate stories both heartbreaking and uplifting. Read more >
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    The Making of a Nurse
    The Making of a Nurse
    Written by Tilda Shalof
    Format: Trade Paperback
    ISBN: 9780771079832
    Our Price: $16.95
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    The Making of a Nurse

    Written by Tilda Shalof


    Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
    On Sale: March 25, 2008
    Price: $16.95

    The bestselling author of A Nurse’s Story is back with more insider stories.

    Tilda Shalof has been a caregiver all her life — at home for her family, at work for strangers — but her skills didn’t come easily. From when she was a child taking care of her sick parents to... Read more >
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    A Nurse's Story
    A Nurse's Story
    Written by Tilda Shalof
    Format: Trade Paperback
    ISBN: 9780771080876
    Our Price: $17.95
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    A Nurse's Story

    Written by Tilda Shalof


    Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
    On Sale: February 22, 2005
    Price: $17.95

    The team of nurses that Tilda Shalof found herself working with in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a big-city hospital was known as “Laura’s Line.” They were a bit wild: smart, funny, disrespectful of authority, but also caring and incredibly committed to their jobs. Laura set the tone with her... Read more >
    Also available as an eBook.
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