Books & Authors

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Between Grit and Grace: The Art of Being Feminine and Formidable, by Sasha K. Shillcutt M.D., Health Communications Inc. 2/2020 – Read More


CRU Oyster Bar Nantucket CookbookSavoring Four Seasons of the Good Life, by Erin Zircher, Jane Stoddard, Carlos Hidalgo with Martha W. Murphy, St Martin’s Griffin. 5/2019 – Read More


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


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


You Need HelpA 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


Flashback Girl: Lessons on Resilience from a Burn Survivor, by Lise Deguire, PSY.D. Published 9/2020  Read More


A Taste of History Cookbook: The Flavors, Places, and People That Shaped American Cuisine, by Walter Staib with Martha W. Murphy; Grand Central Publishing. 5/2019 – 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


Getting Your Brain & Body Back: Everything You Need to Know after Spinal Cord Injury, Stroke, or Traumatic Brain Injury, by Bradford C. Berk, MD, PhD, with Martha W. Murphy.  7/2021 – Read More


Misunderstanding Health: Making Sense of America’s Broken Health Care System, by Rohit Khanna, MBA, MPH. 11/2021 – 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

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Gasping for Air: How Breathing Is Killing Us and What We Can Do about It, by Kevin Glynn M.D., Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. 8/2017 – 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

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The Anatomy of Grief, Dorothy P. Holinger, PhD, Yale University Press, 9/2020 – Read More


Frozen & Fabulous: A Deliciously Fresh Approach to Freezer & Make-Ahead Meals, by Gail Kurpgeweit, Brick Tower Press, 11/2021—Read More

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Daughters of Divorce: Overcome the Legacy of Your Parents’ Breakup and Enjoy a Happy, Long-Lasting Relationship, by Terry Gaspard, Sourcebooks, Inc. 1/2016 – Read More


My Neck HurtsNonsurgical 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

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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 TaleSeafood 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


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


Talking Back: How to Overcome Chronic Back Pain and Rebuild Your Life, by Roland Hazard, MD; Rowman & Littlefield. 5/2021 – Read More


The Epidural BookA 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 & BreakfastDown-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 CookbookA 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

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

Recovering From Your Car Accident: The Complete Guide to Reclaiming Your Life, James F. Zender, PhD, Rowman & Littlefield, 10/2020 – Read More

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

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


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

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