Telling Women’s Stories

I never set out to write a book about women in science. Heck, I didn’t set out to write a book at all. While beginning to write the book and looking for counsel from professional writers (at, ahem, an undisclosed location), I saw a class titled “Telling Women’s Stories.” I immediately looked past it, thinking, …

We’re all ready for new beginnings

The New Year is usually a time of celebration and setting new goals. I spent last night on my neighbor’s couch eating takeout and watching Anderson Cooper get ratted. As an added bonus, I got to feel responsible for doing so. Cheers! As a lifelong NYE skeptic this wasn’t a tough sacrifice for me, and …

Come Be My Light

We all know Mother Theresa, who is now rightly St. Theresa of Calcutta. Like many people, I find inspiration in all her tireless work. But many people don’t know how much she suffered from depression. She once said, “If I am ever a saint, I will be surely be one of darkness.” I’ve often shared …

Mystery Reads

Mystery Reads The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin What Inspired You to Write Your Book?This novel should never have been necessary. Its content should have been a scientific paper years ago. However, after exhausting other options discussed in subsequent books, the author had to give up her career as a board certified pediatrician …

Book Buyer’s Guide

Book Buyer’s Guide The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin While pursuing an independent research project as a premed at Cleary University, Mary Austin discovers a remarkably nontoxic drug that could change cancer chemotherapy as we know it. Her work is set for publication in a top tier journal until her mentors involve Dullahan …

Interviews With Writers

Interviews With Writers The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin Targeted Age Group:: Adult Audiences – Adult audiences only. Although there is nothing sexual in the book, some material is shocking, and the complexity of the story and the science would prove too challenging for many young readers.Heat/Violence Level: Heat Level 3 – PG-13 …

Best Book Board – Buyers Guide

Best Book Board – Buyers Guide The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin What Inspired You to Write Your Book?This novel should never have been necessary. Its content should have been a scientific paper years ago. However, after exhausting other options discussed in subsequent books, the author had to give up her career as …

Book Lovers Magazine

Book Lovers Magazine The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin While pursuing an independent research project as a premed at Cleary University, Mary Austin discovers a remarkably nontoxic drug that could change cancer chemotherapy as we know it. Her work is set for publication in a …

Fiction Hideaway Buyers Guide

Fiction Hideaway Buyers Guide – The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin Book SampleThe Camera Aversion of Scientists If you want to see a lab empty out like the place is on fire, get a camera.Almost everybody who works in labs is camera shy. This can be a problem ifyou’re in that large majority …

Book Goodies – Reading Room – Buyers Guides

Book Goodies – Reading Room – Buyers Guides The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin The Last Rose of Summer by Mary Austin While pursuing an independent research project as a premed at Cleary University, Mary Austin discovers a remarkably nontoxic drug that could change cancer chemotherapy as we know it. Her work is …