Literature and Health Care Book Group

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

2022 Book Picks

January: Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue

February: We are all Perfectly Fine: A Memoir of Love, Medicine and Healing by Dr. Jillian Horton

March: The Birth of the Pill by Jonathan Eig

April: Hamnet: A Novel of the Plague by Maggie O'Farrell

May: The Genome Defense by Jorge Contreras

June: Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted by Suleika Jaourd

July: Blood Work: A Tale of Medicine & Murder in the Scientific Revolution by Holly Tucker

August: Exit by Belinda Bauer

September: The Mike File: Clues to a Life by Stephen Trimble

October: The Doctors Blackwell: How Two Pioneering Sisters Brought Medicine to Women and Women to Medicine by Janice P. Nimura

November: Mercy Street by Jennifer Haigh

December: The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town by Brian Alexander

 

The Pull of the Stars: A Novel By Emma Donoghue Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316499033
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - July 6th, 2021

We Are All Perfectly Fine: A Memoir of Love, Medicine and Healing By Dr. Jillian Horton Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781443461665
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 22nd, 2022

The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution By Jonathan Eig Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393351897
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 19th, 2015

Hamnet By Maggie O'Farrell Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781984898876
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Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2021

The Genome Defense: Inside the Epic Legal Battle to Determine Who Owns Your DNA By Jorge L. Contreras Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781616209681
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Published: Algonquin Books - October 26th, 2021

Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted By Suleika Jaouad Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399588600
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 1st, 2022

Blood Work: A Tale of Medicine and Murder in the Scientific Revolution By Holly Tucker Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393342239
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 21st, 2012

Exit By Belinda Bauer Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802157898
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Published: Grove Press - February 15th, 2022

The Mike File: A Story of Grief and Hope By Stephen Trimble Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781953340221
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Published: Little Bound Books - September 28th, 2021

The Doctors Blackwell: How Two Pioneering Sisters Brought Medicine to Women and Women to Medicine By Janice P. Nimura Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781324020202
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 18th, 2022

Mercy Street: A Novel By Jennifer Haigh Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780061763304
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Published: Ecco - February 1st, 2022

The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town By Brian Alexander Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250828682
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - March 8th, 2022