How to be a surgeon: Harvard Medical School launches series of e-books
Pedestrians walk through a gate on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., in August of 2012. (AP / Elise Amendola)
The Associated Press
Published Monday, January 7, 2013 9:43AM EST
NEW YORK -- The publishing arm of the Harvard Medical School is planning a series of short, original e-books on work, parenting, yoga and how to be a surgeon.
The eight books launched Monday by Harvard Health Publications are part of a new series, "A Harvard Medical School Guide." They will be distributed by RosettaBooks, a digital publisher. The books have a list price of $5.99.
Titles include "Your Brain on Yoga" and "Taming Your Child's Temper Tantrums." Rosetta also publishes books by Kurt Vonnegut, Ray Bradbury and Arthur C. Clarke.