The Boy Next Door

Author: Irene Sabatini
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 9780316072076
Release Date: 2009-09-08
Genre: Fiction

In Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, there is a tragedy in the house next door to Lindiwe Bishop--her neighbor has been burned alive. The victim's stepson, Ian McKenzie, is the prime suspect but is soon released. Lindiwe can't hide her fascination with this young, boisterous and mysterious white man, and they soon forge an unlikely closeness even as the country starts to deteriorate. Years after circumstances split them apart, Ian returns to a much-changed Zimbabwe to see Lindiwe, now a sophisticated, impassioned young woman, and discovers a devastating secret that will alter both of their futures, and draw them closer together even as the world seems bent on keeping them apart. The Boy Next Door is a moving and powerful debut about two people finding themselves and each other in a time of national upheaval.

Contemporary Nursing

Author: Barbara Cherry
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323390224
Release Date: 2016-02-01
Genre: Nursing

Resource added for the Nursing-Associate Degree 105431, Practical Nursing 315431, and Nursing Assistant 305431 programs.

The Geek Dad s Guide to Weekend Fun

Author: Ken Denmead
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101528600
Release Date: 2011-05-03
Genre: Family & Relationships

The wildly popular DIY dad follows up his instant New York Times bestseller with a fresh batch of geeky weekend science projects for the whole family to enjoy. Ken Denmead struck a chord with parents and kids across America with his GeekDad blog on, which receives more than one million page views per month. His debut book, Geek Dad, was on bestseller lists and in its seventh printing just two months after hitting store shelves. With The Geek Dad's Guide to Weekend Fun, he keeps the nerdtastic novelties coming, with projects that teach readers how to: •Build homemade robots from scratch •Write and direct simple stop-motion movies •Hack into mechanical toys to add cool electronic twists, and more United by the premise that to really understand science and how something works you must design and build it yourself or remake it better, Geek Parents everywhere will celebrate this latest installment of weekend workshop wonders. Watch a Video

Nursing in Today s World

Author: Janice Rider Ellis
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0397546963
Release Date: 1988-01-01
Genre: Nursing

Voices of readers

Author: G. Robert Carlsen
Publisher: Natl Council of Teachers
ISBN: STANFORD:36105032429172
Release Date: 1988-04
Genre: Education

Home Visiting

Author: Barbara Hanna Wasik
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 0761920544
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Social Science

This Second Edition is a good source for those training to be home visitors, in-service home visitors, supervisors and directors of home visiting programs serving a wide range of families. Recent evaluations of home visiting are summarized and practical suggestions for evaluating local programs are also included. This is an easy to read and essential resource for both beginning and experienced home visitors, trainers, supervisors of home visitors, and directors of home visiting programs.

Serious and Violent Juvenile Offenders

Author: David P. Farrington
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 0761920404
Release Date: 1999-06-23
Genre: Social Science

Detailed and comprehensive, this volume presents authoritative discussions by leading scholars on issues surrounding serious and violent juvenile offenders. This population is responsible for a disproportionate percentage of all crime and poses the greatest challenge to juvenile justice policymakers. This volume integrates knowledge about risk and protective prevention programs, so that conclusions from each area can inform the other.

A Book about Doctors

Author: John Cordy Jeaffreson
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 9781465533715
Release Date: 1858
Genre: Medicine

The Edge of Juniper

Author: Lora Richardson
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1533563608
Release Date: 2016-06-08

"You're off-limits, so why can't I stop thinking about you?" Fay Whitaker, sixteen years old and yearning for adventure, is excited to spend the summer with her fearless cousin Celia in small-town Juniper, Indiana. But Fay soon discovers that her summer home is not what she expected. She is alarmed by her uncle's temper, and learns of the grudge he holds against the Dearing family. Celia handles the tension at home by escaping with her boyfriend, leaving Fay with time on her hands-time that leads her straight to Malcolm Dearing, off-limits because of his last name. Fay is captivated by Malcolm's warmth and intensity. She finds that trying to stay away from him only makes her think of him more. Fay and Celia are launched on a journey, and each must attempt to navigate the thrilling and unpredictable world of love. Everything Fay thinks she knows about love is put to the test, as relationships unfold and reveal themselves in ways she never before dreamed.

Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing

Author: Nessa Coyle
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199332342
Release Date: 2015-02-04
Genre: Medical

This landmark text is the key resource for nurses working in the field of palliative care. Edited by renowned nursing experts, and written by a dynamic team of internationally known authorities in nursing and palliative medicine, the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing covers the gamut of principles of care from the time of initial diagnosis of a terminal disease to the end of a patient's life and beyond. The text is distinctively developed to highlight the nurse's vital role as part of an integrated palliative care team. Various care settings are discussed including the hospital, ICU, home care, and hospice. Chapters focus on the practical aspects of nursing care, including symptom assessment, patient teaching, family support, psychosocial aspects of palliation, and spiritual care. New to the fourth edition are chapters on the National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care Guidelines, palliative care of veterans, palliative care in rural settings, disaster situations, palliative care in Eastern Europe, and palliative care in the Philippines.

Sue Barton Rural Nurse

Author: Helen Dore Boylston
ISBN: 1595110275
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Nurses

At twenty-three, high-spirited and courageous young Sue Barton goes to practice in the White Mountains - working with Dr. Bill Barry. Bill had proposed persistently and at last, gladly, Sue decides to marry him and help him with his country practice. But fate, in the form of personal tragedy, a typhoid epidemic, and the hostility of the town to Bill as a doctor, step in to complicate their lives. It is a wonder that a hurricane could lead not to further tragedy but to a potentially exciting future for Sue, Bill, and all of Springdale.