Download The Stethoscope Cure by Sam Osherson PDF

By Sam Osherson

Already reeling from his tragic mishandling of a sufferer less than his care, Dr. Paul Gilverstein—a first yr psychiatric resident on the ny VA-- reveals out that his younger spouse is pregnant. stuck off-guard, Paul starts to question his marriage, profession selection, and intensely feel of self. As Paul drifts nearer and in the direction of the sting, the manager of Psychiatry dumps on him one of many Department’s hardest outpatient situations: Sgt. Lionel device, an indignant vet simply again from Vietnam. within the strategy, Paul reveals himself pressured to confront a few troubling questions: Can a psychiatrist who hasn't ever been to battle heal veterans who've? How do you support somebody who rather wishes you, if you happen to need assistance yourself?

With huge, immense mental acuity and drawing on his personal own adventure through the Vietnam battle, Sam Osherson lays naked the deeply own human courting that underlies psychotherapy. This dynamic among sufferer and therapist seems to have wide-ranging repercussions not only within the specialist realm yet in Paul Gilverstein's deepest lifestyles to boot. within the base line, THE STETHOSCOPE healing is a singular approximately how a guy heals himself by way of hearing his middle in dating with others, no longer with a scientific tool yet with the instruments of his personal humanity.

"Vivid, relocating, humorous, sexy....BRAVO."

--Justin Frank, MD, writer of Obama at the sofa and Bush at the Couch

“Sam Osherson explores what it potential to disintegrate and develop into complete with infrequent precision and beauty. Wrenching, sincere, and shot via with moments of serious humor, The Stethoscope treatment deepens and enlarges our realizing of what it ability to be alive. Osherson's love for his characters is contagious, and the generosity and knowledge of his imaginative and prescient are a present. this can be a appealing, riveting novel. “

Abigail DeWitt, writer, LILI and DOGS

"A touching and edgy portrait of latest marriage”

--Sophie Powell, writer, The Mushroom Man

“Sam Osherson evokes a truly vibrant and telling portrait of a pivotal second in American heritage whilst the horrors of the Vietnam battle reworked not just our nationwide, but in addition our own and mental cognizance. The Stethoscope remedy is a gripping research of the character of a tender psychiatrist’s coming of age and his look for which means and relatedness within the context of non-public and nationwide chaos. It offers an actual and compelling illustration of everyday paintings and existence in our psychiatric hospitals, and reminds us that the questions we struggled with out and in of those hospitals through the Sixties stay mostly unanswered. “

--Sanford L. Drob, Ph.D. previously Senior Forensic Psychologist and Director of mental overview, Bellevue health facility, New York

“I actually could not positioned this novel down and zoomed in the course of the final 60 pages. a strong, relocating and punctiliously soaking up game of the turbulent occasions that have been the past due '60's. Osherson vividly captures the Vietnam War's results on squaddies in addition to on these trying to deal with them. i used to be reminded frequently of the boys I interviewed for my booklet, their affliction, their painful thoughts . A effective combine approximately instances we have to keep in mind, being performed out back now with this generation.”

-- Tom Weiner, writer of "Called to Serve: The tales of fellows and girls plagued by The Vietnam Draft"

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Download Deux lieux, quatre hommes, deux femmes : destins croisés by Gladys Leroy-Villeneuve PDF

By Gladys Leroy-Villeneuve

Le style de tous obéit peut-être à une nécessité. Mais celle-ci nous reste vague. Nous n'avons jamais les moyens de connaître à l'avance nos destinées. S'il nous semble parfois avoir le choix, los angeles plupart du temps, nous savons qu'il n'en est rien. Ainsi, il ne nous reste plus qu'à essayer de recomposer le puzzle qui nous a menés à un sure fast, et à un état sure. Pour l. a. plupart des factors, il restera incomplet, peut-être tout simplement parce que los angeles vie n'a pas été créée pour los angeles comprendre, mais pour los angeles vivre. Pour un auteur, ce jeu de puzzles offre, avec le maniement de l. a. langue, un plaisir peu concurrencé. Ce plaisir, il espère le partager avec son lecteur. Dans ce quatrième roman, l'auteur excelle à mettre en position les rouages complexes inhérents à toute situation humaine. En ménageant suspense et surprises, elle révèle, avec finesse, vraisemblance et empathie, les tragiques soubresauts des consciences confrontées au pire.

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Download Violoncelle pour lune d'automne (Vertiges) (French Edition) by Michel Dallaire PDF

By Michel Dallaire

On ne joue pas avec le keepsake, dit-on souvent. Et pourtant ! Dans ce roman à trois voix, l'auteur discover les méandres d'une rupture artistique et amoureuse qui a survécu au temps. Entre les walls pour violoncelle et les manuscrits d'un jeune poète, entre l'homme, les femmes et l'enfant, les années coulent et les lieux d'appartenance se redessinent, s'imbriquent les uns dans les autres. Souvent maladroite, l. a. nostalgie s'insinue, des vies se défont et se refont. Sous une lune d'automne, les personnages oscillent entre des fragments du moveé et du présent, tentant de situer leurs souvenirs, leurs craintes et leurs espoirs.

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Download Il corpo della vita (Le strade) (Italian Edition) by David Wagner,F. Lucaferri PDF

By David Wagner,F. Lucaferri

Cosa succede quando diventa possibile prolungare l. a. propria vita? in step with David Wagner, che soffre di una grave forma di epatite autoimmune, questa domanda diviene concreta nel momento in cui giunge una telefonata dall’ospedale. Una voce cube che c’è un fegato com- patibile according to il trapianto. los angeles notizia che aspettava e temeva da pace. Perché accettare? Magari in keeping with veder crescere los angeles propria figlia? Il corpo della vita racconta ciò che precede los angeles telefonata e los angeles lunga permanenza all’ospedale, tra gli altri malati, che raccontano le loro storie, creando un intreccio di vite, destini e confessioni. Ascoltando le loro esperienze, an- che il protagonista capisce di avere già una vita alle spalle. Chi ha amato veramente? consistent with chi vale l. a. pena vivere? Chi è l’uomo che, morendo, gli ha permesso di vivere di nuovo, possibilmente in maniera differente dal passato? l. a. potenza e bellezza di questo libro
sta nella capacità di non scadere mai nel patetico, mantenendo un equilibrio intelligente tra commozione e lucidità. Grazie a uno stile brillante e asciutto, con distacco e non senza ironia, riesce a parlare di amore, morte, responsabilità, felicità, e del pace, ora in fuga, ora dilatato dall’attesa.

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Download Earth Sink by Ilyan Lavanway PDF

By Ilyan Lavanway

adventure unfathomable woe because the luxurious of loss of life eludes you, and history's most generally denied climax turns into indisputable. This e-book describes intimately what earth should be like if present and up to date sociopolitical traits proceed unchecked.
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A warfare erupts on a heaven-like planet and spills over to Earth, embroiling a solid of characters within the determined start of a brand new age for mankind. Early on in Lavanway's complicated, not easy paintings, a primary personality has a dream. whilst he wakes, he unearths the dividing line among dreaming and waking disturbingly blurred: "It were happening ahead of I dreamed it, and it had persisted after I awoke." Readers who grapple with Lavanway's dense, incantatory prose for quite a lot of chapters will suppose a similar approach: the threads of his narrative are usually thoroughly misplaced within the profuse element of his imagined exchange reality--but the final word sensation additionally has a number of the strong traits of being trapped within a dream. On one floor point, it is a very previous tale of uprising in Heaven. within the excellent alien international of Antecedeon, all is peace and concord between its older and wiser population, whilst steadily more youthful spirits, dubbing themselves the recent Order, develop impatient with the perfection throughout them (and with Antecedeon's clever and benevolent solitary male patriarch--no rationalization is on the market why an ideal global would wish such an anachronistic feature). because the New Order spreads its resistance throughout house and dimensions to Earth, a narrative evolves that's either evocatively targeted and maddeningly imprecise. Lavanway has the braveness to ascertain what turns out before everything to be a complete cosmology, and that is no small project. He has a energetic expertise for description, that's usually pitted opposed to sentences akin to, "One of the most purposes at the back of the realm Order's crusade to carry immortality and immersive interconnectivity to the worldwide inhabitants was once to maintain the realm Order's financial institution of human resources and make sure keep watch over over the human source pool upon which the area Order elites floated." The paintings stocks the apocalyptic, phantasmal sensibility of the biblical booklet of Revelation, and encompasses a part on the finish bringing up particular non secular passages that encouraged a lot of the tale. A taxing textual content, yet readers ready to do the paintings will locate a few grand and gripping options the following. - Kirkus Discoveries, A KIRKUS carrier for self-published and autonomous authors, Kirkus Media LLC, 6411 Burleson Rd., TX 78744, discoveries@kirkusreviews.com

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Download Tegenwerking (Myron Bolitar) (Dutch Edition) by Harlan Coben,Martin Jansen in de Wal PDF

By Harlan Coben,Martin Jansen in de Wal

Aan tennis verdient sportagent Myron Bolitar een goede boterham.

Tot zijn vrouwelijke ster, Valerie Simpson, op klaarlichte dag wordt vermoord, met een van haar mannelijke tegenspelers als belangrijkste verdachte. Myrons naspeuringen leiden hem naar een oude moordzaak, de maffia, een corrupte senator, een jaloerse moeder en iemand die vastbesloten is zijn zoektocht te verhinderen...

Tegenwerking is Harlan Cobens tweede boek met Myron Bolitar in de hoofdrol: een heetgebakerde sportagent met een hart van goud en vol onvoorspelbare, briljante invallen.

‘Je vliegt door dit boek heen... zowel ontzettend spannend als onverwacht vol humor. Een regelrechte hit.’ People Magazine

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Download The Retreat by Jill E. Friedman PDF

By Jill E. Friedman

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Eight women—some shut associates, others loosely connected—have simply been selected to take part in a protracted weekend retreat. every one struggles together with her personal difficulties and self-doubts and is at a pivotal aspect in her lifestyles. because the girls depart their busy worlds in the back of and arrive on the Serendipity Ranch in Santa Barbara, they're greeted through 5 lady hosts who're talented in methods past the norm.

While having fun with yoga periods, paintings classes, meditation periods, and diverse spa remedies on the ranch, the ladies try to conquer targeted demanding situations, conflict criticizing internal voices, and shed emotional shackles—as 5 cosmic forces secretly paintings backstage to assist them unravel their concerns. yet their remain isn't really with no clash; one of many viewers is going to nice lengths to defy the foundations, and intruders threaten their protection. in the meantime, their angel-like hosts needs to depend on their magical talents to rectify each one scenario whereas quietly hoping their activities can have a ripple influence at the world.

In this poignant story, 8 girls percentage an unforgettable weekend trip that opens their hearts and minds and encourages every one to find her personal truth.

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Download Dan komt alles goed (Dutch Edition) by Cathy Kelly,Cherie van Gelder PDF

By Cathy Kelly,Cherie van Gelder

Tess woont in het Ierse kustplaatsje Avalon. Het enige waar ze spijt van heeft is haar mislukte huwelijk. Tot haar jeugdliefde plotseling opduikt. Suki, de zus van Tess, verliet Ierland om te trouwen met een Amerikaanse politicus. Nu wil iemand al haar geheimen onthullen. Danae beheert al vijftien jaar het postkantoor van Avalon. Niemand weet waar ze vandaan komt of wie ze is. En dat wil Danae graag zo houden. Mara is op een bruiloft. Ze heeft één dringende vraag voor de bruidegom.

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Download Erntedankfest: Erzählung (German Edition) by Hartmuth Malorny PDF

By Hartmuth Malorny

Das Dorf liegt in der Agonie. Niemand kommt, aber alle wollen weg. Seit die Färberei geschlossen wurde, plagt sich ein großer Teil mit Geldsorgen, Langeweile und Nichtstun. Als ein zugereistes Paar eine baufällige Villa bezieht und den Alkohol- und Drogenhandel kultiviert, werden die Schicksale der Bewohner beim alljährlichen Erntedankfest sichtbar. Das Dorf ist suizidal, sagte Lusia.

Hartmuth Malorny – 1959 in Wuppertal geboren - lebt noch.

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Download Jésus, Alzheimer et Mauriac (French Edition) by Adrienne Darno PDF

By Adrienne Darno

« Il le despatched bien mon cœur brisé, Mauriac [...]. Sa présence est bienfaisante. Il me calme, je me sens soutenue. Il est là, il arrive à être content material, il ne s'arrête pas de m'aimer. Je sais que son amour à lui est sans limite. J'ai tant goalé ma grand-mère. Arrêter d'aimer est une expérience negative. Pour l. a. première fois de ma vie, je sens l'amour qui s'en va de cette manière. Sa maladie l'a détruite et mon amour n'y a pas survécu. »

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