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  • An Irish Country Cottage

    An Irish Country Cottage

    Taylor Patrick  著 Forge 出版 2019/10/8 出版

    an irish country cottage is a charming entry in patrick taylor’s beloved new york times and internationally bestselling irish country series.the new year brings challenges and changes to the colorful irish village of ballybucklebo. the christmas holidays have barely passed before a fire engulfs the humble thatched cottage housing of donal donnally and his family. although the family escapes the blaze more or less unsinged donal his wife their three small children and their beloved dog find themselves with nothing left but the clothes on their back. good thing doctors oeilly and laverty are on hand to rally the good people of ballybucklebo to come to their aid. rebuilding the cottage won be quick or easy but good neighbors from all walks of life will see to it that the donallys get back on their feet again no matter what it takes. meanwhile matters of procreation occupy the doctors and their patients. young barry laverty and his wife sue frustrated in their efforts to start a family turn to modern medicine for answers. oeilly must tread carefully as he advises a married patient on how to avoid another dangerous pregnancy. as a new and tumultuous decade approaches sectarian division threaten to bring unrest to ulster but in ballybucklebo at least peace still reigns and neighbors look after neighbors.

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  • A Mistake

    A Mistake

    Shuker Carl  著 Counterpoint 出版 2019/9/17 出版

    in medicine a single mistake in an otherwise spotless career can determine the rest of your lifeven if the mistake was not your own.elizabeth is a gifted surgeonhe only female consultant at her hospital. but while operating on a young woman with life-threatening blood poisoning something goes horribly wrong. in the midst of a new scheme to publicly report surgeons’ performance her colleagues begin to close ranks and elizabeth’s life is thrown into disarray. tough and abrasive elizabeth has survived and succeeded in this most demanding palpably sexist field. but can she survive a single mistake?a mistake is a page-turning procedural thriller about powerful women working in challenging spheres. the novel examines how a survivor who has successfully navigated years of a culture of casual sexism and machismo finds herself suddenly in the fight of her life. when a mistake is life-threatening who should ultimately be held responsible? carl shuker has produced some of the finest writing on the physicality of medical intervention where life-changing surgery is detailed moment-by-moment in a building emergency. a mistake daringly illustrates the startling mix of the cooly intellectual and deeply personal inherent in the life and work of a surgeon.

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  • Three-and-a-half Heartbeats

    Three-and-a-half Heartbeats

    Prowse Amanda  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/4/1 出版

    grace and tom penderford had a strong marriage a comfortable home in the english countryside and a healthy baby girl chloe. they were happy. they were normal. but soon after chloe turns three tragedy strikes when a disease called sepsis claims the life of their daughter devastating their small family. the penderfords had never heard of sepsis—a cruel indiscriminate disease that takes a life somewhere in the world every three and a half seconds. now with their world crumbling they must mend each others broken hearts and try to save their marriage if they can.

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  • Every Note Played

    Every Note Played

    Genova Lisa  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/1/29 出版

    “unsparing in her depiction of the disease’s harrowing effects neuroscientist genova also celebrates humanity. —people “sometimes it’s easier to tell truth in fiction…and she tells it with heart and hope. —npr “her juxtaposition of scientific detail with compassionate heartfelt storytelling is unparalleled. —bookreporter “every note played will grip and gut you. —the boston globe from neuroscientist and new york times bestselling author of still alice comes a powerful exploration of regret forgiveness freedom and what it means to be alive.an accomplished concert pianist richard received standing ovations from audiences all over the world in awe of his rare combination of emotional resonance and flawless technique. every finger of his hands was a finely calibrated instrument dancing across the keys and striking each note with exacting precision. that was eight months ago. richard now has als and his entire right arm is paralyzed. his fingers are impotent still devoid of possibility. the loss of his hand feels like a death a loss of true love a divorce—his divorce. he knows his left arm will go next. three years ago karina removed their framed wedding picture from the living room wall and hung a mirror there instead. but she still hasn’t moved on. karina is paralyzed by excuses and fear stuck in an unfulfilling life as a piano teacher afraid to pursue the path she abandoned as a young woman blaming richard and their failed marriage for all of it. when richard becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. as richard’s muscles voice and breath fade both he and karina try to reconcile their past before it’s too late. poignant and powerful every note played is a masterful exploration of redemption and what it means to find peace inside of forgiveness.

    9特價504
  • Every Note Played

    Every Note Played

    Genova Lisa  著 Large Print Pr 出版 2019/1/29 出版

    from neuroscientist and new york times bestselling author of still alice comes a powerful exploration of regret forgiveness freedom and what it means to be alive.an accomplished concert pianist richard received standing ovations from audiences all over the world in awe of his rare combination of emotional resonance and flawless technique. every finger of his hands was a finely calibrated instrument dancing across the keys and striking each note with exacting precision. that was eight months ago.richard now has als and his entire right arm is paralyzed. his fingers are impotent still devoid of possibility. the loss of his hand feels like a death a loss of true love a divorce--his divorce.he knows his left arm will go next.three years ago karina removed their framed wedding picture from the living room wall and hung a mirror there instead. but she still hasn’t moved on. karina is paralyzed by excuses and fear stuck in an unfulfilling life as a piano teacher afraid to pursue the path she abandoned as a young woman blaming richard and their failed marriage for all of it.when richard becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. as richard’s muscles voice and breath fade both he and karina try to reconcile their past before it’s too late.poignant and powerful every note played is a masterful exploration of redemption and what it means to find peace inside of forgiveness.

    9特價504
  • New Walk

    New Walk

    Durant Ellie  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2018/12/7 出版

    a moving debut novel about midwifery marijuana and abortion.

    9特價502
  • Special Delivery

    Special Delivery

    Mollov Steven  著 AuthorHouse 出版 2018/11/28 出版
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  • An Irish Country Cottage

    An Irish Country Cottage

    Taylor Patrick  著 Thorndike Pr 出版 2018/11/7 出版
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  • An Irish Country Cottage

    An Irish Country Cottage

    Taylor Patrick  著 Forge 出版 2018/10/16 出版

    an irish country cottage is a charming entry in patrick taylor’s beloved new york times and internationally bestselling irish country series.the new year brings challenges and changes to the colorful irish village of ballybucklebo. the christmas holidays have barely passed before a fire engulfs the humble thatched cottage housing of donal donnally and his family. although the family escapes the blaze more or less unsinged donal his wife their three small children and their beloved dog find themselves with nothing left but the clothes on their back. good thing doctors oeilly and laverty are on hand to rally the good people of ballybucklebo to come to their aid. rebuilding the cottage won be quick or easy but good neighbors from all walks of life will see to it that the donallys get back on their feet again no matter what it takes. meanwhile matters of procreation occupy the doctors and their patients. young barry laverty and his wife sue frustrated in their efforts to start a family turn to modern medicine for answers. oeilly must tread carefully as he advises a married patient on how to avoid another dangerous pregnancy. as a new and tumultuous decade approaches sectarian division threaten to bring unrest to ulster but in ballybucklebo at least peace still reigns and neighbors look after neighbors.

    9特價882
  • An Irish Country Practice

    An Irish Country Practice

    Taylor Patrick  著 Forge 出版 2018/10/16 出版

    an irish country practice is the twelfth heartwarming installment in new york times and globe and mail bestselling author patrick taylor’s beloved irish country series.once not too long ago there was just a single irish country doctor tending to the lively little village of ballybucklebo: doctor fingal flahertie oeilly. now his thriving practice is growing by leaps and bounds.not only has oeilly taken a new trainee under his wing doctor connor nelson he also added a spirited labrador puppy to his ever-expanding household at number one main street. meanwhile his trusted partner young doctor barry laverty finds himself wondering if he truly ready to settle down and start a family with his lovely fianc嶪 sue.as the doctors cope with domestic and professional challenges they also look after their patients and their ailments including a mysterious cough a housewife whose frequent ccidents?may have a disturbing cause and a respected colleague who might be succumbing to an old vice.all is not sickness and worry however. there plenty of joy and merriment to be found as well from a visiting circus to racing to sailing . . . and maybe even a happy ending or two.

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  • Doctor Levitin

    Doctor Levitin

    the story of a doctor’s family torn apart by soviet politics persecution and the jewish struggle for freedom during the cold war.

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  • Doctor Levitin

    Doctor Levitin

    pavailable now for the first time in english idoctor levitin/i is a modern classic in jewish literature. a major work of late twentieth-century russian and jewish literature since its first publication in israel in 1986 it has also seen three subsequent russian editions. it is the first in david shrayer-petrov’s trilogy of novels about the struggle of soviet jews and the destinies of refuseniks. in addition to being the first novel available in english that depicts the experience of the jewish exodus from the former ussr idoctor levitin/i is presented in an excellent translation that has been overseen and edited by the author’s son the bilingual scholar maxim d. shrayer./ppidoctor levitin/i is a panoramic novel that portrays the soviet union during the late 1970s and early 1980s when the ussr invaded afghanistan and soviet jews fought for their right to emigrate. doctor herbert levitin the novel’s protagonist is a professor of medicine in moscow whose non-jewish wife tatyana comes from the russian peasantry. shrayer-petrov documents with anatomical precision the mutually unbreachable contradictions of the levitins’ mixed marriage which becomes an allegory of jewish-russian history. doctor levitin’s jewishness evolves over the course of the novel becoming a spiritual mission. the antisemitism of the soviet regime forces the quiet intellectual and his family to seek emigration. denied permission to leave the family of doctor levitin is forced into the existence of refuseniks and outcasts which inexorably leads to their destruction and a final act of defiance and revenge on the soviet system./ppa significant contribution to the works of translated literature available in english david shrayer-petrov’s idoctor levitin /iis ideal for any reader of fiction and literature. it will hold particular interest for those who study jewish or russian literature culture and history and cold war politics./p

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  • An Irish Country Love Story

    An Irish Country Love Story

    Taylor Patrick  著 Forge 出版 2018/7/31 出版

    an irish country love story is the eleventh heartwarming installment in new york times and globe and mail bestselling author patrick taylor’s beloved irish country series.it the winter of 1967 and snow is on the ground in the colorful irish village of ballybucklebo but the chilly weather can stop love from warming hearts all over the county. not just the love between a man and woman as with young doctor barry laverty and his fiancee sue nolan who are making plans to start a new life together but also the love of an ailing pensioner for a faithful dog that’s gone missing the love of the local gentry for the great estate they are on verge of losing or doctor fingal flahertie oeilly deep and abiding love for his long-time home and practice.for decades ever since the war number one main street ballybucklebo has housed oeilly and his practice. in recent years it has also opened its doors to oeilly wife barry laverty and a new addition to the practice doctor nonie stevens a sultry and occasionally prickly young woman who may not be fitting in as well as she should. it is to number one that patients young and old come when they need a doctor care for everything from the measles to a rare and baffling blood disease. an unexpected turn of events threatens to drive oeilly from his home for good unless the entire village can rally behind their doctor and prove that love really can conquer all.

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  • The Other Me

    The Other Me

    Tabs Judy  著 Iuniverse Inc 出版 2018/5/25 出版
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  • Code Pink

    Code Pink

    O’day Rachel  著 Createspace Independent Pub 出版 2018/5/1 出版

    flora has finally found the stability she has searched for her entire life: a new career as a nurse a new condo and a new boyfriend. everything seems to be falling into place until she notices a large number of her newborn patients are dying. the only thing the babies appear to have in common is that they all are born to illegal immigrants. coincidence? or is there something more sinister going on? when a frantic mother approaches flora for help she must risk everything in order to find the truth.

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  • Culling the Herd

    Culling the Herd

    Etzkorn Edward R.  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2018/4/2 出版

    while working for a humane organization in kenya chloe freestaff a twentysomething magazine writer finds evidence of a mass murder in a remote grassland. infuriated by the senseless slaughter she determines to find the perpetrators.back home in new york she learns of a secret group called population office for the world whose five members all scientists believe that the only way to save the future earth from human-caused destruction is by reducing the world’s population at any cost. when the entire population of san ignacio a small california city is wiped out by an aerosolized toxin chloe is sure this group is responsible. she tracks down the group’s leaders but is captured and in order to survive agrees to write an article for them.the article intended to convince the world to take population control seriously will announce the date of the next strike but not its locationhich will be phoenix arizona. as disturbing as the strike itself is chloe’s discovery that the toxin originates from deep-sea corals whose dna is spliced into the genome of e. coli bacteria that unlike the usual attenuated laboratory bacteria can potentially share their genes with the e. coli that inhabit the bowels of every person on earth.although she has come to agree with the group’s message if not its methods her escape is now even more urgent to save not just her own life but that of the residents of phoenix and possibly millions of other people as well.

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  • Every Note Played

    Every Note Played

    Genova Lisa  著 Wheeler Pub Inc 出版 2018/3/27 出版

    an accomplished concert pianist richard now has als. his right arm is paralyzed. the loss feels like a death a divorce -- his divorce. he knows his left arm will go next. three years ago karina removed their wedding picture from the living room wall and hung a mirror there instead. but she still hasn’t moved on. from neuroscientist and bestselling author of still alice lisa genova comes a powerful and heartbreaking exploration of regret forgiveness freedom and what it means to be alive.

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  • Every Note Played

    Every Note Played

    Genova Lisa  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2018/3/20 出版 有聲CD

    from neuroscientist and new york times bestselling author of still alice comes a powerful and heartbreaking exploration of regret forgiveness freedom and what it means to be alive.an accomplished concert pianist richard received standing ovations from audiences all over the world in awe of his rare combination of emotional resonance and flawless technique. every finger of his hands was a finely calibrated instrument dancing across the keys and striking each note with exacting precision. that was eight months ago. richard now has als and his entire right arm is paralyzed. his fingers are impotent still devoid of possibility. the loss of his hand feels like a death a loss of true love a divorce—his divorce. he knows his left arm will go next. three years ago karina removed their framed wedding picture from the living room wall and hung a mirror there instead. but she still hasn’t moved on. karina is paralyzed by excuses and fear stuck in an unfulfilling life as a piano teacher afraid to pursue the path she abandoned as a young woman blaming richard and their failed marriage for all of it. when richard becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. as richard’s muscles voice and breath fade both he and karina try to reconcile their past before it’s too late. as poignant and powerful as jojo moyes’s me before you every note played is a masterful exploration of redemption and what it means to find peace inside of forgiveness.

    9特價945
  • Every Note Played

    Every Note Played

    Genova Lisa  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2018/3/20 出版

    from neuroscientist and new york times bestselling author of still alice comes a powerful and heartbreaking exploration of regret forgiveness freedom and what it means to be alive.an accomplished concert pianist richard received standing ovations from audiences all over the world in awe of his rare combination of emotional resonance and flawless technique. every finger of his hands was a finely calibrated instrument dancing across the keys and striking each note with exacting precision. that was eight months ago. richard now has als and his entire right arm is paralyzed. his fingers are impotent still devoid of possibility. the loss of his hand feels like a death a loss of true love a divorce—his divorce. he knows his left arm will go next. three years ago karina removed their framed wedding picture from the living room wall and hung a mirror there instead. but she still hasn’t moved on. karina is paralyzed by excuses and fear stuck in an unfulfilling life as a piano teacher afraid to pursue the path she abandoned as a young woman blaming richard and their failed marriage for all of it. when richard becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. as richard’s muscles voice and breath fade both he and karina try to reconcile their past before it’s too late. as poignant and powerful as jojo moyes’s me before you every note played is a masterful exploration of redemption and what it means to find peace inside of forgiveness.

    9特價819
  • The Nightingale Christmas Show

    The Nightingale Christmas Show

    Douglas Donna  著 Random House Uk Ltd 出版 2018/2/1 出版

    the new nightingales christmas novel from the sunday times top ten bestselling author of a nightingale christmas carol. set during the second world war.christmas 1945. the war is over but the nightingale hospital still bears the scars as does matron kathleen fox. she has the job of putting the hospital back together but with so many of the staff tragically lost and the bomb-damaged buildings so full of ghosts and memories she wonders if she is up to the task.in an attempt to bring some festive cheer she decides to put on a christmas show for the patients. the idea is greeted with mixed feelings by the nurses who are all struggling with their own post-war problems and also by new assistant matron charlotte davis and ward sister violet tanner who find themselves as rivals for the role of organizer.but as rehearsals begin the performers begin to find the show is not just a tonic for the patients. could the christmas show really be just what the doctor ordered for their own problems?

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