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Charles Atkins's Books

Haffling
Jul.11.2013
HAFFLING, set in Manhattan, is the story of sixteen year old Alex Nevus, his little sister Alice, and his mentally ill mother, Marilyn.  Alex is a brilliant guy determined to hold his family together against a backdrop of unbearable tragedy.  Years earlier he and his sister were placed in a foster home where Alice was molested, and Alex pushed the man who did it to his...
The Alzheimer's Answer Book
  Product Description Q&AIs Alzheimer's disease hereditary? Are there memory exercises I should be doing now? Is all dementia Alzheimer's, or are there other forms? How do I make time for both my parent with Alzheimer's and my children? How long can someone live with this disease? All caregivers and families touched by Alzheimer's and dementia face a seemingly overwhelming...
THE PRODIGY by CHARLES ATKINS
Former child prodigy and cellist James Martin IV should never have been released from the institution for the criminally insane--but family money has a way getting past the rules.  If she had known what "Jimmy" had in store for her, beautiful, musically gifted Dr. Barrett Conyors would never have accepted him as a patient.  As the body count rises, she finds herself in a...
ASHES ASHES by Charles Atkins
  Richard Glash--brilliant and sociopathic--lives to kill.  When he escapes from a high-security hospital for the criminally insane he leaves a trail of bodies, that gives little clue as to the nightmare yet to come.  Glash, along with a paranoid biochemist, has hatched a plot so deadly that if he succeeds it will bring agonizing death to millions. With time ticking fast, Forensic...