Books by Carolyn Jourdan

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4-Time Wall Street Journal best selling author of heartwarming and heartbreaking memoir, biography, and mystery. Carolyn chronicles tragedy, miracles and madcap medical moments in Appalachian medicine, as well as zany and touching interactions with wildlife in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Jourdan's trademark blend of wit, humor, and humanity have earned her high praise from Dolly Parton and Fanny Flagg, as well as from major national newspapers, the New York Public Library, Elle, Family Circle Magazine, and put her work at the top of hundreds of lists of best books of the year and funniest books ever. Carolyn is a former U.S. Senate Counsel to the Committee on Environment and Public Works and the Committee on Governmental Affairs. She has degrees from the University of Tennessee in Biomedical Engineering and Law. She lives on the family farm in Strawberry Plains, Tennessee, with many stray animals.

Carolyn's first book: "Heart in the Right Place" was a #7 Wall Street Journal Best Seller and #1 Amazon in Biography, Memoir, Science, Medicine, and Doctor-Patient Relations.

The follow-up, "Medicine Men: Extreme Appalachian Doctoring," was a #5 Wall Street Journal best seller and #1 Amazon in Biography, Memoir, Science, Medicine, and Doctor-Patient Relations.

"Bear in the Back Seat: Adventures of a Wildlife Ranger in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park" was a #9 Wall Street Journal best seller and #1 Amazon in Science, Biology, Animals, Bears, and Travel Biography.

"Out on a Limb: A Smoky Mountain Mystery," reached #1 on Amazon in Mystery, Cozy Mystery, and Medical Fiction.

Carolyn's newest books, "The School for Mysteries" and "The School for Psychics" are the first in a new series of light, witty, romantic comedy and suspense novels with Christian paranormal elements.

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Out on a Limb: A Smoky Mountain Mystery: A Scientific Cozy (Nurse Phoebe Book 1)
by Carolyn Jourdan
A USA Today best seller! Jourdan is an Audible, 5-time Wall Street Journal, and USA Today best selling author. "Out on a Limb" is a #1 Mystery and #1 Cozy Mystery on Amazon. Reviewers describe this cozy, scientific, medical mystery as "CSI Meets Animal Planet." In "Out on a Limb" Phoebe McFarland has just moved back to her hometown of...
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers
Bear Bloopers: True Stories from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Smokies Wildlife Ranger Book 4
by Carolyn Jourdan
Newest addition to the Wall Street Journal best selling “Bear in the Back Seat” series. A collection of hilarious, heartbreaking, and terrifying encounters with wild black bears in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Rangers, scientists, wildlife photographers, wilderness guides, tourists, and others do all the wrong things...
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Categories: Science
Medicine Men: Extreme Appalachian Doctoring
by Carolyn Jourdan
A Wall Street Journal Top-10 Best Seller in 2014 & 2015 An Amazon All-Star Chosen for "15 Books Every Health Professional Should Read" by Physicians Weekly Medicine Men is the follow-on to Heart in the Right Place . Both books have made national bestseller lists and #1 on Amazon in Biography, Memoir, Science, and...
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Categories: Unknown
Bear in the Back Seat II: Adventures of a Wildlife Ranger in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Smokies Wildlife...
by Carolyn Jourdan
Second volume of true stories from a national bestselling series set in “[a]n extraordinary landscape populated with befuddled bears, hormonally-crazed elk, homicidal wild boars, hopelessly timid wolves, and nine million tourists, some of whom are clueless." The first volume of DeLozier's memoir was a #9 Wall Street Journal Bestseller...
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Categories: Science
Bear in the Back Seat I and II: Adventures of a Wildlife Ranger in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Boxed Set:...
by Carolyn Jourdan
Wall Street Journal Best Selling memoir - Both volumes! This boxed set contains true stories from "[a]n extraordinary landscape populated with befuddled bears, hormonally-crazed elk, homicidal wild boars, hopelessly timid wolves, and nine million tourists, some of whom are clueless." In Kim DeLozier's world, when sedated wild black...
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Categories: Science
Heart in the Right Place: A Memoir
by Carolyn Jourdan
Carolyn Jourdan, an attorney on Capitol Hill, thought she had it made. But when her mother has a heart attack, she returns home—to the Tennessee mountains, where her father is a country doctor and her mother works as his receptionist. Jourdan offers to fill in for her mother until she gets better. But days turn into weeks as she trades...
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Categories: Memoirs
The School for Mysteries: A Midlife Fairytale Adventure (Nurse Phoebe Book 2)
by Carolyn Jourdan
NOT A SEQUEL to "Out on a Limb." Witty banter, suspense, romantic comedy, and fantasy and paranormal elements make for an entertaining romp set in the present day, but touching on history from medieval Chartres to the Civil War. It's a fairy tale where "Da Vinci Code" meets "Murder She Wrote." By Wall Street Journal multi-bestselling...
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers
The School for Psychics: A Midlife Fairytale Adventure (Nurse Phoebe Book 3)
by Carolyn Jourdan
Adventure, suspense, and romantic comedy, with paranormal elements make for a charming romp from the tiny island of Lanai, Hawaii to the vast Chateau of Versailles. A grown up fairy tale and fantasy version of "Da Vinci Code" meets "Murder She Wrote." By Wall Street Journal multi-bestselling author Carolyn Jourdan whose previous cozy...
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers
Radiologists at Work: Saving Lives with the Lights Off & Talking to Skeletons Boxed Set (X-Ray Visions Book 3)
by Carolyn Jourdan
Is it cancer or just a bad pixel? Jourdan, a 6-time Top-10 in the USA author, shows us radiologists -- the physicians we rarely get to see. This boxed set of "Radiologists at Work" and "Talking to Skeletons" contains the most memorable moments from the careers of twenty radiologists who practiced from the 1940s to the present day and...
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Categories: Unknown
Radiologists at Work: Saving Lives with the Lights Off (X-Ray Visions Book 1)
by Carolyn Jourdan
Is it cancer or just a bad pixel? Radiologists are the physicians we rarely get to see. “Radiologists at Work” contains the most memorable moments from the careers of twenty radiologists who practiced from the 1940s to the present day. These true stories are told with the trademark wit and warmth that has earned Jourdan four...
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Talking to Skeletons: Behind the Scenes with a Radiologist (X-Ray Visions Book 2)
by Carolyn Jourdan
6-time Wall Street Journal Top-10 best selling author and Amazon All Star! Is it cancer or just a bad pixel? "Talking to Skeletons" chronicles seven extraordinary nights Jourdan spent shadowing a radiologist in a teaching hospital. Told with the wit and warmth that have earned Jourdan four national best sellers, this book paints...
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Categories: Unknown
The School for Mysteries & The School for Psychics Boxed Set (Nurse Phoebe Book 4)
by Carolyn Jourdan
In The School for Mysteries Phoebe McFarland has just lost her job as a rural home health care nurse in White Oak, Tennessee, a sleepy rural community nestled in the mist-shrouded Smoky Mountains. But then she's unexpectedly offered a ritzy-sounding position as a private duty nurse to an enigmatic scholar. Unfortunately before she can...
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers
Nurse: The Art of Caring
by Carolyn Jourdan
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a nurse? From a 5-time Top 10 in the USA author, this book is a collection of the most memorable moments from the careers of over sixty nurses. It covers nearly seventy years of practice from World War II to the present day. The extraordinary situations described here are the result of...
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Categories: Unknown
Waltzing With Wildlife: Ten Things NOT to Do in Our National Parks: Vacation Survival Tips
by Carolyn Jourdan
307 million people visit U.S. national parks every year. Some will die during their vacation from easily preventable reckless behavior. The survival tips in this graphic pamphlet will help you safely encounter wildlife, challenging terrain, and bad weather. Stay alive to enjoy your visit to our parks.
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Categories: Science; Travel
Bear in the Back Seat: Adventures of a Wildlife Ranger in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Smokies Wildlife...
by Carolyn Jourdan, Kim DeLozier
Wall Street Journal Top-10 in the USA Best Seller Audible Top-10 in the USA Best Seller Voted A Must Read for the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service This is the first volume in a series of true stories from "[a]n extraordinary landscape populated with befuddled bears, hormonally-crazed elk, homicidal wild...
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Categories: Science; Travel Bios & Memoirs
Dangerous Beauty: Stories from the Wilds of Yellowstone
by Carolyn Jourdan
Explore one of the world’s most dangerous and bizarre landscapes alongside an extraordinary team of wildlife photographers, scientists, wilderness guides, rangers, and professional trackers. This book contains nearly 100 real-life experiences from a wide variety of experts who share their hard-won wisdom from decades of adventures in...
Today's Price: $4.99
Categories: Science
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