Recommended Books about
Medical Training and Writing

Books about medical training that I recommend:
On Call: A Doctorís Days and Nights in Residency by Emily Transue
Hot Lights, Cold Steel: Life, Death and Sleepless Nights in a Surgeonís First Years by Michael J. Collins
Intern Blues: The Timeless Classic About the Making of a Doctor, by Robert Marion
Intern: A Doctorís Initiation by Sandeep Jauhar
Final Exam: A Surgeonís Refections on Mortality by Pauline W. Chen
Complications: A Surgeonís Notes on an Imperfect Science by Atul Gawande
In Stitches by Anthony Youn
Trauma Junkie: Memoirs of an Emergency Flight Nurse by Janice Hudson
Singular Intimacies. Becoming a Doctor at Bellevue, by  Danielle Ofri
Paramedic: On the Front Lines of Medicine, by Peter Canning
Emergency! True Stories From The Nationís ERs, by Mark Brown
Angels in the ER: Inspiring True stories from an emergency room doctor, by Robert D Lesslie
Books about writing that I recommend:
The Complete Idiotís Guide to Book Proposals & Query Letters, by Marilyn Allen and Coleen OíShea
Thinking Like Your Editor: How to Write Serious Nonfictionóand Get It Published, by Susan Rabiner and Alfred Fortunato
Write the Perfect Book Proposal. 10 Proposals that Sold and Why, by Jeff Herman and Deborah M. Adams
Be Your Own Literary Agent. The Ultimate Insiderís Guide to Getting Published, by Martin P. Levin
Leaving a Trace. The Art of Transforming a Life into Stories, by Alexandra Johnson
Courage & Craft. Writing Your Life into Story, by Barbara Abercrombie
Story Craft. The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction, by Jack Hart
Writing from Life. Telling Your Soulís Story, by Susan Wittig Albert 

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