Health Literates

A brand new virtual book club, available at a computer near you!

Comment here to offer suggestions for reading material and to leave feedback. Click here to see recommendations from your fellow bookworms!

June 2012: My Name Is Mary Sutter (reviewed by Jen Vitti)

July 2012: Life Support: Three Nurses on the Front Lines

August 2012: Intensive Care: The Story of a Nurse

September/October 2012: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

November/December 2012: This Won’t Hurt a Bit (Review/Discussion Questions)

January/February/March 2013: The Midwife’s Confession (Review)

April/May 2013: When Chicken Soup Isn’t Enough: Stories of Nurses Standing Up for Themselves, Their Patients, and Their Profession (Review)

May/June 2013: Saving Lives: Why the Media’s Portrayal of Nurses Puts Us All At Risk

June/July/August 2013: The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer (Review)


Bookworm, RN

A reading list about nursing, medicine, health, and health care. Recommendations from your friendly neighborhood bookshelves – see pages below. I’ll include links to Amazon and Goodreads reviews where I can find them (as well as reviews that are featured on this blog as part of our virtual book club). I’ll also link to your blog/Twitter page when you …


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