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Wellons, Jay

Summary: "Tumors, injuries, natural malformations -- there is almost no such thing as a non-emergency brain surgery when it comes to kids. For a pediatric neurosurgeon working in the medical minefield of the brain -- in which every millimeter in every direction governs something that makes us essentially human -- every day presents the challenge, the opportunity, to give a new lease on life to a child...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WELLONS, JAY WEL

Hoover, Colleen

17 holds on 18 copies

Summary: "The newest, highly anticipated novel from beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author, Colleen Hoover. Sometimes it is the one who loves you who hurts you the most. Lily hasn't always had it easy, but that's never stopped her from working hard for the life she wants. She's come a long way from the small town in Maine where she grew up--she graduated from college, moved to Boston, and started...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2016

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Summary: Unafraid to tackle big issues, spiked with sharp humor and filled with engaging characters, Everwood is a place and a series that rewards each visit you make.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2004

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD EVE

Summary: Love is in the clear mountain air of Everwood. Back from Juilliard, Ephram commits himself to his music and to Amy, Dr. Jake Hartman moves to town and starts eating lots of pancakes, as long as Nina's serving them, and Hannah Rogers flips over Bright. But love can't conquer all, especially when the secret Andy kept from Ephram comes spilling out.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2010

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD EVE

Marsh, Henry

Summary: Traces the author's post-retirement work as a surgeon and teacher in such remote areas as Nepal and Ukraine, illuminating the challenges of working in difficult regions and finding purposeful work after a career.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MARSH HENRY MAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B MARSH MAR

Summary: The final season of the series set in a welcoming town in the Rockies is all about finding oneself, and finding each other. Drawn by his feelings for Amy, Ephram returns home and mentors a troubled piano prodigy. When Nina chooses Jake over him, Andy struggles to remain friends with the woman he loves. Bright and Hannah make their unlikely romance work. The Abbotts open their arms to a new...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD EVE

Carson, Ben

Summary: Throughout his life, renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Benjamin Carson has needed to overcome many obstacles: his father leaving the family, being considered stupid by his classmates in grade school, growing up in inner-city Detroit, and having a violent temper. But Dr. Carson didn't let his circumstances control him and instead discovered eight principles that helped shape his future... Dr. Carson...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 179 CAR

Kalanithi, Paul

Summary: At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next he was a patient struggling to live. Just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated. When Breath Becomes Air, which features a Foreword by Dr....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 KALANITHI, PAUL Kal

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA 921 Kal

Darnton, John.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAR

Dev, Sonali

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Dr. Trisha Raje is San Francisco's most acclaimed neurosurgeon. But that's not enough for the Rajes, her influential immigrant family who achieved power by making its own non-negotiable rules: never trust an outsider, never do anything to jeopardize your brother's political aspirations, and never, ever, defy your family. Trisha has been guilty of breaking all the rules, but finally has a chance...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEV

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DEV

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Dev 2019

Carr, Robyn

Summary: A Denver neurosurgeon relocates to the small rural town named after her ancestor in the aftermath of a wrongful malpractice suit to recover and reconnect with her estranged father.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CAR

Carson, Candy

Summary: "Like most Americans, you might think of Ben Carson as a trailblazing brain surgeon and, in the last few years, as an outspoken commentator on national issues. But his wife of more than forty years knows him as so much more: a loving husband, a devoted father, a devout Christian, a committed philanthropist, and a fierce patriot. Now Candy Carson introduces us to the private side of a very...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sentinel 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 CAR

Kalanithi, Paul

Summary: At the age of 36, on the verge of a completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi started losing weight and was wracked by waves of excruciating back pain. A CT scan confirmed that he had stage IV lung cancer. One day, he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next, he was a patient struggling to live. In Breath Becomes Air, Kalanithi approaches...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KAL

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KALANITHI, PAUL KAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B KALANITHI

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Bio Kalanithi

Marsh, Henry

12 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "From the bestselling neurosurgeon and author of Do No Harm, comes Henry Marsh's And Finally, an unflinching and deeply personal exploration of death, life and neuroscience. As a retired brain surgeon, Henry Marsh thought he understood illness, but he was unprepared for the impact of his diagnosis of advanced cancer. And Finally explores what happens when someone who has spent a lifetime on the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2023

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Schillace, Brandy

Summary: "The mesmerizing biography of a brilliant and eccentric surgeon and his quest to transplant the human soul. In the early days of the Cold War, a spirit of desperate scientific rivalry birthed a different kind of space race: not the race to outer space that we all know, but a race to master the inner space of the human body. While surgeons on either side of the Iron Curtain competed to become...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WHITE, ROBERT JOSEPH SCH

Kalanithi, Paul

Summary: At the age of 36, on the verge of a completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi's health began to falter. He started losing weight and was wracked by waves of excruciating back pain. A CT scan confirmed what Paul, deep down, had suspected: he had stage four lung cancer, widely disseminated. One day, he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2016

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 KAL

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 KALANITHI, PAUL KAL

Marsh, Henry

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A leading neurosurgeon offers a revealing look into his life and work, discussing the triumphs, disasters, and regrets of a medical practice that carries grave risks and often requires agonizing decisions.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

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Palmer, Michael

Summary: "Dr. Carrie Bryant's four years as a neurosurgical resident at White Memorial Hospital have earned her the respect and admiration from peers and staff alike. When given the chance of performing her first unsupervised brain surgery, Carrie jumps at the opportunity. What should have been a routine, hours long operation, turns horribly wrong and jeopardizes her patient's life. Emotionally and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Palmer 2015

Quiñones-Hinojosa, Alfredo.

Contents: Starry Nights -- Faraway -- The Kaliman Maneuver -- Lessons from the fields -- Where the road doesn't lead -- Green eyes -- From harvest to Harvard -- In the land of giants -- Question the rules, when possible make your own -- Brainstorm -- Hopkins -- Gray matter -- Seeing the light -- Finding the steel in your soul.

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of California Press 2011

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Warren, W. Lee

Summary: Dr. W. Lee Warren, a practicing brain surgeon, assumed he knew most outcomes for people with glioblastoma, head injuries, and other health-care problems. Yet even as he tried to give patients hope, his own heart would sink as he realized, I've seen the end of you. But it became far more personal when the acclaimed doctor experienced an unimaginable family tragedy. That's when he reached the end...

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Publisher / Publication Date: WaterBrook 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WARREN, W. LEE WAR

Britz-Cunnhingham, Scott.

Summary: Preparing to implant a revolutionary mini-computer into the brain of a blind boy that will enable him to see, brilliant young neurosurgeon Ali O'Day finds her efforts sabotaged by a bomber who is demanding Ali herself as a ransom.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRI

Carr, Robyn

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: A Denver neurosurgeon relocates to the small rural town named after her ancestor in the aftermath of a wrongful malpractice suit to recover and reconnect with her estranged father.

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Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2016

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAR

Hoover, Colleen

19 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "In this "brave and heartbreaking novel that digs its claws into you and doesn't let go, long after you've finished it" (Anna Todd, New York Times bestselling author) from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of All Your Perfects, a workaholic with a too-good-to-be-true romance can't stop thinking about her first love. Lily hasn't always had it easy, but that's never stopped her from...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2022

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Jackson, Joshua

Summary: Two surgeons and an Assistant District Attorney set out to stop a doctor, whose patients increasingly end up permanently maimed or dead.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Allied Vaughn 2022

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV DR

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