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Physicians Literature and Medicine

This group is private.

Organized by the Medical Ethics and Humanities Division which is sponsored by the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine. 

Contact Linda for more information at linda.carrlee@hsc.utah.edu

2019 Book Picks

January: Stay with Me by Ayobami Adebayo 

February: The Two Kinds of Decay: A Memoir by Sarah Manguso

March: From Here to Eternity by Caitlin Doughty

April: Mend: Poems by Kwoya Fagin Maples

May: There, There: A novel by Tommy Orange

June: Through a Long Absence: Words from My Father’s Wars by Joy Passanante

July:  Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer by Barbara Ehrenreich 

August: Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing  by Victoria Sweet

September: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover

October: Teeth: The Story of Beauty, Inequality, and the Struggle for Oral Health in America by Mary Otto 

November: Why We Revolt : A patient revolution for careful and kind care by Victor Montori

December: The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

Stay with Me: A novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101974414
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Published: Vintage - July 10th, 2018

The Two Kinds of Decay: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780312428440
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Published: Picador - May 26th, 2009

From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Landis Blair (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393356281
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 9th, 2018

Mend: Poems (University Press of Kentucky New Poetry & Prose) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780813176277
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Published: University Press of Kentucky - September 26th, 2018

There There: A novel Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525520375
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Published: Knopf - June 5th, 2018

Through a Long Absence: Words from My Father's Wars (21st Century Essays) Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780814254240
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Published: Mad Creek Books - August 23rd, 2017

Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399573316
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 16th, 2018

Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525589983
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Published: Random House Large Print - February 20th, 2018

Teeth: The Story of Beauty, Inequality, and the Struggle for Oral Health in America Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781620971444
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Press - March 14th, 2017

Why We Revolt: A Patient Revolution for Careful and Kind Care Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780999394816
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Published: Patient Revolution - October 4th, 2017

The Great Believers Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735223523
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Published: Viking - June 19th, 2018