Grief, Illness, Healing Collection
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Author: Arthur Kleinman | Narrator: Arthur Morey
Release Date: September 17, 2019
A moving memoir and an extraordinary love story that shows how an expert physician became a family caregiver and learned why care is so central to all our lives and yet is at risk in today's world.When Dr. Arthur Kleinman, an eminent Harvard psychiat...
Author: David Fajgenbaum | Narrator: David Fajgenbaum
Release Date: September 10, 2019
The powerful memoir of a young doctor and former college athlete diagnosed with a rare disease who spearheaded the search for a cure—and became a champion for a new approach to medical research.“An extraordinary memoir . . . It belongs wi...
Author: Lisa Sanders | Narrator: Lisa Sanders
Release Date: August 13, 2019
A collection of more than fifty hard-to-crack medical quandaries, featuring the best of The New York Times Magazine's popular Diagnosis column—now a Netflix original series“Lisa Sanders is a paragon of the modern medical detective storyte...
Author: Nicci Gerrard | Narrator: Nicci Gerrard
Release Date: August 13, 2019
From the award-winning journalist and author, a lyrical, raw and humane investigation of dementia that explores both the journeys of the people who live with the condition and those of their loved onesAfter a diagnosis of dementia, Nicci Gerrard&rsqu...
Author: Kay Redfield Jamison | Narrator: Kay Redfield Jamison and Sarah Mollo-Christensen
Release Date: July 16, 2019
From the author of the best-selling memoir An Unquiet Mind, comes the first major book in a quarter century on suicide, and its terrible pull on the young in particular. Night Falls Fast is tragically timely: suicide has become one of the most common...
Author: Julia Bueno | Narrator: Polly Lee and Julia Bueno
Release Date: July 02, 2019
"Wise and compassionate . . . a profound game-changer of a book." --Caroline Leavitt, author of Pictures of YouThough approximately one in four pregnancies ends in miscarriage, it remains a rarely talked about, under-researched, and largely misunders...
Author: A. K. Benjamin | Narrator: Nicholas Guy Smith
Release Date: June 11, 2019
Inspired by Dr. A. K. Benjamin's years working as a clinical neuropsychologist at a London hospital, this multilayered narrative interweaves Benjamin's own sometimes shocking personal experiences with those of his mentally disordered patients.What do...
Author: Amber Scorah | Narrator: Amber Scorah
Release Date: June 04, 2019
"À la Tara Westover's Educated, Scorah's pensive, ultimately liberating memoir chronicles her formative years as a Jehovah's Witness...and captures the bewilderment of belief and the bliss of self-discovery."--O, The Oprah Magazine, Named one ...
Author: Jayson Greene | Narrator: Jayson Greene
Release Date: May 14, 2019
“A gripping and beautiful book about the power of love in the face of unimaginable loss.” --Cheryl StrayedFor readers of The Bright Hour and When Breath Becomes Air, a moving, transcendent memoir of loss and a stunning exploration of...
Author: Helen Tworkov and Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche | Narrator: Feodor Chin
Release Date: May 07, 2019
A rare, intimate account of a world-renowned Buddhist monk’s near-death experience and the life-changing wisdom he gained from it“One of the most inspiring books I have ever read.”—Pema Chödrön, author of When Things...
Author: Erin Lee Carr | Narrator: Erin Lee Carr
Release Date: April 09, 2019
“A documentary filmmaker and daughter of the late, great New York Times columnist David Carr celebrates and wrestles with her father’s legacy in a raw, redemptive memoir.”—O: The Oprah Magazine “A breathtaking read ...
Author: Tia Powell | Narrator: Kimberly Farr and Tia Powell
Release Date: April 02, 2019
The cultural and medical history of dementia and Alzheimer's disease by a leading psychiatrist and bioethicist who urges us to turn our focus from cure to care.Despite being a physician and a bioethicist, Tia Powell wasn't prepared to address the cha...