Has anyone read/heard of the book "Thinking as a Nurse" by B. A. Scott? | allnurses

Has anyone read/heard of the book "Thinking as a Nurse" by B. A. Scott?

  1. 0 Hi,

    I was wondering if anyone has ever read or heard of the book Thinking as a Nurse by Bruce Austin Scott. If so, do you think it would be a good book for a new nursing student to read? Is it too short to be worth the money? Amazon.com "suggested" it to me and it looked really good. I was wondering if anyone had any thoughts on it.

    I'm looking to read some non-textbook type books on nursing to "get my feet wet" while I wait to start nursing school this fall. I've already read F. Nightingale's Notes on Nursing and I'm well versed in the sciences (A&P etc.). Does anyone recommend this book or any others to get a head start for nursing school? Thanks in advance
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  3. Visit  WANT2BANURSESOON profile page
    How awesome! This is why I love allnurses.com

    Where else would you post a question about a book and get the AUTHOR of the book to respond to you?
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  4. Visit  stiltarget profile page
    yea, that was awesome....
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  5. Visit  hearts895, RN BSN profile page
    Quote from BAScott
    I would be happy to send you a copy. You can email me at bscott@deltacollege.edu.
    Wow!!!!! Thank you so so much!!

    I certainly wasn't expecting that! I'll email you asap

    Do you or anyone else recommend I read any additional books before nursing school starts?
  6. Visit  kdrose01 profile page
    OMG! That's amazing! I'll have to pick up this book, too!

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