Sue Grafton - Kinsey Milhone series. Kinsey is a twice divorced private investigator. Each book can be read as a stand alone, but it is best to start with "A" for Alibi because you can then follow her private life, which is a story in itself.
In the Doctor’s Office, a Neglected Resource - When it comes to providing health care for an aging nation, the bad news is no longer news. We already lack sufficient numbers of geriatricians and other professionals — nurses, social workers, pharmacists, aides — trained to care for the elderly, and the shortage is projected to increase.
Private Games by James Patterson & Mark Sullivan. I struggled to put this book down. Based on the 2012 Olympic Games in London it was very fast paced. I now feel like the Olympics have been and gone....and I really hope what happens in the book doesn't happen in real life. I'd highly recommend it for a read
10 Tips for Writing Picture Books 1- Don't preach to your readers or try to moralize, the story will come off as heavy handed. 2- Unless you are an illustrator yourself, publishers tend to want to choose their own illustrators. They usually have a bank of artists that they like to use and they don't necessarily want to work with...
And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how...
And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.
He looks a bit like a jolly Santa, but nothing could be further from the truth when it comes to his authorship. For many perhaps best known for having written ASOIAF, the books behind HBO's Game of Thrones, but I recommend all who like True Blood to read his Fevre Dream.