Testify

Author: Valerie Sherrard
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 1459703332
Size: 17.27 MB
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Testify from the Author: Valerie Sherrard. Short-listed for the Forest of Reading Red Maple Award, 2012 Before you judge me, there are two things you should know about why I did it. Shana Tremain is a good kid. She knows right from wrong and she’s never been in any serious trouble. But when her best friend, Carrie, comes to her for help, Shana agrees to break the law to save Carrie from a molester. She even feels good about it for a while. Then trouble starts. Someone in their group of friends is stealing from the others. As she searches for the truth, Shana uncovers evidence that raises a terrifying question: Has she made a horrible mistake? Faced with the reality of what she’s done, Shana finds herself trapped in a web of her own lies and deceit. Can she convince the right people that she’s telling the truth now? Either way it’s clear someone is going to pay a terrible price for her crime.

Testify

Author: Alex Christopher Smith
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1450025323
Size: 21.80 MB
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Testify from the Author: Alex Christopher Smith. TESTIFY is not just a book of poems but testimonies of truth, unconditional love and faith. Alex Christopher Smith leave you with these words from TESTIFY: BEAUTY, she walks across the grass and looks beyond the sparkling lake as her beauty guides her upon the sleeping woods. Her beauty sparkles like the glistening of the evening sea, but she is on guard and has God all through her yard. He is her protector and intercessor....

Testify

Author: Trish Hernandez
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1414078277
Size: 71.98 MB
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Time To Testify

Author: John N. Haswell
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1462843476
Size: 51.67 MB
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Time To Testify from the Author: John N. Haswell. Time To Testify provides a fascinating view into the private practice of obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Jay Atwell is on duty when the wife of a JAG officer goes into labor and ruptures her uterus. The instant his scalpel enters the abdominal cavity, a sea of red floods over the edges of the table and splatters onto the green tiled floor. He worries about the baby, hopes it wouldn’t be brain damaged. The first rays of dawn barely visible, he knows how little time separates light from darkness, how only minutes separated triumph from disaster, and how only seconds separate life from death. His relationship with a navy nurse is more than comradery. He leaves the navy and searchs for a place to set up practice, checks out a Catholic hospital. “Sister Agnes, your hospital’s reproductive policies are oppressive to women, offensive to my own beliefs, and incompatible with those of my profession. Do you get special absolution from the Vatican to distort the truth?” In his struggle to upgrade Clarkesville ́s obstetrical department he locks horns with hospital bureaucracy and demands that obstetrical nurses be trained to scrub-in for emergency cesareans in order to meet the required thirty–minute start-up time. Vivian, his longtime patient, begs him to deliver her next baby by VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean). He refuses to handle her pregnancy. Vivian ruptures her womb, loses her baby and her uterus. Dr. Atwell blames the hospital. “I repeatedly warned this hospital ́s administration that our department of obstetrics was a disaster waiting to happen and they did nothing to correct the problems. A disaster is exactly what happened.” After Vivian is awarded thousands of dollars she names Dr. Atwell as a defendant in a malpractice suit. Eight years later, he stands trial. A surprise witness testifies for Vivian, but her testimony backfires. “Dr. Atwell was the obstetrician on duty the night I was born . . . the night my mother’s uterus ruptured. He performed an emergency caesarean . . . pulled me out . . . saved my life.” Ellen Jones, a retired navy nurse and Dr. Atwell’s old flame, attends the trial. The jury deliberates, Vivian’s attorney becomes ill. The verdict is in. Setting and Location A labor and delivery ward in Northern Maryland, Portsmouth Naval Hospital, and Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, Maryland. Dr. Atwell’s private office, Doctors’ surgical lounge, Clarkesville Memorial Hospital. The Gulf Coast of Florida. A courtroom. Main Character Dr. Jay Atwell opens doors into the real world of obstetrics. He is frustrated, but relentless and compassionate in his fight for women’s rights. Other Characters Claire Foley, wife of a U.S. Navy JAG Officer Commander Ellen Jones, navy nurse Quincy Sadler, obstetrician Bill VanBuren, An Errol Flynn–type general surgeon Vivian Andrews, longtime patient Lauren La Fonte, chief nurse Reggie Lehman, hospital administrator Derek Brooks, orderly Georgette Cohen, newspaper reporter Lawyers and physicians Themes Malpractice/the legal profession VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean) Professional jealousy Sterilization/abortion/religion Action Scenes Operating room—a ruptured uterus Cesarean section for breech Vaginal delivery/hydrocephalic Breech A deadly courtroom scene

Testify

Author: K. R. Bowman
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1440128545
Size: 22.30 MB
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Testify from the Author: K. R. Bowman. Most people can remember and relate to the mountaintop experiences they have had during their lives, such as birthdays, graduations, getting married, having children, getting a job, etc. Those experiences are great. But what about the valley experiences we also go through during our lives, such as sickness, addictions, divorce, depression, death? We usually don't like to remember those times in our lives, let alone talk about them. In Testify: How I got to here from there, K. R. Bowman shares not only some of his mountaintops, but also some of his valleys he has been through in his life. What is the result of these two factors in his life? That his faith has grown through both of them. Thanks for allowing me to read your autobiography. Very interesting and your brutal honesty causes one to do some self-examinations. I am particularly impressed with how you weaved God's Living Word in with your experiences giving it "Life Application." Pastor Lee Rucker Jr.

A Need To Testify

Author: Iris Origo
Publisher: Helen Marx Books
ISBN: 9781885586513
Size: 76.97 MB
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A Need To Testify from the Author: Iris Origo. She writes of four anti-facists, friends of Origo's who worked tirelessly for the end of the Mussoulini.

Can I Testify

Author: Luther T. Collins
Publisher: Xulon Press
ISBN: 1615790780
Size: 75.23 MB
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Can I Testify from the Author: Luther T. Collins.

Testifying With Impact

Author: Arch Lustberg
Publisher: Amer Society of Assn Executives
ISBN:
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Testify

Author: Prescillia Laurelle Poaty
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1291209468
Size: 26.19 MB
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Testify from the Author: Prescillia Laurelle Poaty.