In 2002 David MacLean woke up in India with no memory. Taken to a mental hospital, he began to hallucinate--a result of his malarial medication. Upon his return to the States, he struggled to...
Author: MacLean, DavidSummary:
Author: Parrish, ChristaSummary:
After Deputy Ben Patil finds an abandoned newborn in rural South Dakota, he and his wife Abbi seem the perfect foster parents. But the infant's arrival opens old wounds for Abbi and reveals how...
Author: Theroux, PaulSummary:
Theroux's novel unfolds around Jerry Delfont, a travel writer living in Calcutta and suffering from writer's block. But when Jerry receives a letter from a wealthy fan requesting help, he soon...
Author: Rizvi, Ali A.Summary:
In much of the Muslim world, religion is the central foundation upon which family, community, morality, and identity are built. The inextricable embedment of religion in Muslim culture has forced...
Author: Hashimi, NadiaSummary:
Mahmood and his wife, Fereiba, live a happy middle-class life until their country is engulfed in war and the Taliban rise to power. Mahmood becomes a target of the new fundamentalist regime and is...
Author: Dev, SonaliSummary:
When a life-saving procedure gives Kimi a new lease on life, she and Rahul, the boy she befriended in her illness, must navigate their undeniable attraction, their lost friendship, complicated...
Author: Houck, ColleenSummary:
Tiger's Dream is the conclusion to the epic Tiger's Curse fantasy romance series.
Author: Schneider, JosephSummary:
A body so badly burned that it could be mistaken for a movie prop...except for the smell. That's not something the LAPD finds lying on the street every day. And when Detective Tully Jarsdel...
Author: Naipaul, V. S.Summary:
Two English people take a road trip from an unnamed African capitol to their enclave. The further they travel, the more they cross the line separating privileged outsiders from horrified victims...
Author: Divakaruni, Chitra BanerjeeSummary:
Nine people get trapped in the basement of an Indian consulate after an earthquake hits their American city. Emotions run high as the building begins to flood and the chance of survival dwindles....
Author: Lövestam, SaraSummary:
When a six-year-old girl disappears and calling the police isn't an option, her desperate mother, Pernilla, turns to an unlikely source for help. She finds a cryptic ad online for a private...
This anthology presents forty narratives, both nonfiction and fiction, that together capture the impact and complexity of Alzheimer's and other dementias on patients as well as their...Genre: Medicine, health and fitness