Books & Authors


Confessions of a Surgeon: The Good, the Bad and the Complicated… Life Behind the O.R. Doors, by Paul Ruggieri, MD, Berkley Books. 1/2012 – Read More


The Cost of Cutting: A Surgeon’s Truth about a Billion Dollar Industry, by Paul Ruggieri, MD; Berkley Books. 9/2014 – Read More


The Un-Prescription for Autism: A Natural Approach for a Calmer, Happier, More Focused Child, by Janet Lintala with Martha Murphy; AMACOM Publishing. 4/2016 – Read More


You Need Help: A Step-by-Step Plan to Convince a Loved One to Get Counseling, by Mark Komrad, MD, (Foreword by Rosalynn Carter, former First Lady); Hazelden Publishing. 8/2012 – Read More

What Happened in the Wood Shed

What Happened in the Woodshed: The Secret Lives of Battered Children and a New Profession to Protect Them, by Lawrence W. Ricci, MD (Foreword by Stephen Ludwig, MD); Praeger. 3/2018- Read More


The Wonder of the Human Hand: Care and Repair of the Body’s Most Marvelous Instrument, by E. F. Shaw Wilgis, MD; Johns Hopkins University Press. 9/2014 – Read More


The Low Glycal Diet: How to Shed Fat Effortlessly without Being Hungry or Cutting Out Carbs, by Jeffrey Dunham, MD, with Martha Murphy; Page Street Publishing. 1/2016 Read More


My Neck Hurts: Nonsurgical Treatments for Neck and Upper Back Pain, by Martin Taylor, DO; Johns Hopkins University Press. 10/2010 – Read More

I've Got Some Good News and Bad News

I’ve Got Some Good News and Bad News: YOU’RE OLD: Tales of a Geriatrician, What to expect in your 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and Beyond, by David Bernstein M.D.; Dynamic Learning. 9/2014- Read More

PROPEL to Quality Healthcare

Propel to Quality Healthcare: Six Steps to Improve Patient Care, Staff Engagement, and the Bottom Line, by Thomas M. Muha, PhD, with Martha Murphy (Foreword by Peter Provonost, MD, Author of Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals); CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. 7/2017- Read More


Encyclopedia of New England, by Bert Feintuch; Yale University Press. 9/2005 – Read More


A New England Fish Tale: Seafood Recipes and Observations of a Way of Life, by Martha W. Murphy; Henry Holt & Co. 4/1997 – Read More


Menopause Matters: Your Guide to a Long and Healthy Life, by Julia Edelman, MD; Johns Hopkins University Press. 11/2009 – Read More


Shrinkwrapped: My First 50 Years on the Couch, by Michael Grossman; RDR Books. 2/2009 – Read More


Coming to Terms with Aging: The Secret to Meaningful Time, by Michael Grossman; RDR Books. 9/2007 – Read More


The Epidural Book: A Woman’s Guide to Anesthesia for Childbirth, by Richard Siegenfeld, MD; Johns Hopkins University Press. 10/2012 – Read More


The Bed & Breakfast Cookbook: Great American B&Bs and Their Recipes, from All Fifty States, by Martha W. Murphy; Stemmer House. 9/1991 – Read More


How to Start and Operate Your Own Bed & Breakfast: Down-to-Earth Advice from an Award-Winning B&B Owner, by Martha W. Murphy; Henry Holt & Co. 5/1994 – Read More


Don Bousquet’s Rhode Island Cookbook: A Collection of Recipes Reflecting the Bounty, History, and Inimitable Style of Rhode Island, by Don Bousquet and Martha W. Murphy with illustrations by Don Bousquet; Covered Bridge Press. 4/1998 – Read More

The New England Catch

The New England Catch: A Seafood Cookbook, by Martha Watson Murphy; Rowman Publishing. 6/2016 – Read More


Bridge to Healing: Finding Strength to Cope with Illness, by Israela Meyerstein; Mazo Publishing. 2014. – Read More


Creating a Guide So Your Loved One Can Go On Living: Information You Must Pass On, by Harris Rosen; E Book Bakery. 4/2013 – Read More

The Power of 5

The Power of 5: The Ultimate Formula for Longevity & Remaining Youthful, by David Bernstein M.D.; Dynamic Learning. 6/2017 – Read More


Blissful Bites: Vegan Meals that Nourish Mind, Body, and Planet, by Christy Morgan; Ben Bella Books. 1/2011 – Read More

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