Medical

  • After The Fall
    After The Fall by Patricia Gussin
    A tragic accident ends Laura Nelson’s career as a surgeon.  After accepting a position as Vice President for Research in a large pharmaceutical company, Laura works to finalize the imminent approval of the company’s groundbreaking new drug.  But Jake Harter, a malicious Food and Drug Administration employee, cannot let that ...

    Dr. Laura Nelson, chief of surgery at Tampa City Hospital (Fla.), reluctantly seeks a new ...Publishers Weekly *Starred Review*
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  • Collision of Centuries
    Collision of Centuries by John J Le Beau
    German police Kommissar Waldbaer can wrap his mind around murder by sword, but could not accept the plague—Black Death. Is it possible that this hideous disease, believed to be eliminated centuries ago, is killing people today? Even the steady calm of Waldbaer’s demeanor is shaken. With the help of international ...

    Engrossing and suspenseful. A definite thumbs-up for fans of thrillers with historical and political overtones. Booklist
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  • Come Home
    Come Home by Patricia Gussin
    Nicole Nelson and Ahmed Masud are a dynamic, highly successful Philadelphia couple. They are partners in a thriving plastic surgery practice, are very much in love, and they adore their young son, Alex. But cracks are beginning to appear in their fairy-tale life: lingering post-9/11 prejudice against Arab men, accumulating ...

    Brave, unflinching suspense—elegant, intelligent, and superb. Lee Child, New York Times best-selling author of No Middle Name and Night School
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  • Dead Air
    Dead Air by Deborah Shlian & Linda Reid
    Talk is cheap, but when this radio host takes action, she may pay the ultimate price.An outspoken, brash, native New Yorker, Sammy Greene isn’t afraid to ruffle a few feathers at Ellsford University, her ultra-conservative New England college.  The host of The Hot Line,a talk radio show on campus station ...

    Set in Vermont in the mid-1990s, this uneven thriller from physicians Shlian (Rabbit in the ...Publishers Weekly
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  • Elective Procedures
    Elective Procedures by Merry Jones
    Elle Harrison is back! She and her pals Jen, Becky, and Susan travel to Mexico where Jen has scheduled cosmetic surgery, after which she will recover in a plush hotel suite. Soon after they arrive, Elle sees the woman in the suite next door fall from her sixth floor balcony. ...

    After a young widow witnesses a murder at a Mexican resort catering to women who seek cosmetic surgery, ...Nancy Martin, Best-Selling Author of Little Black Book of Murder: A Blackbird Sisters Mystery
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  • Fatal Complications
    Fatal Complications by John Benedict
    When a colleague’s patient suffers a bizarre reaction in the operating room, Luke Daulton, a newly minted anesthesiologist, volunteers to help. Despite the surgical team’s best efforts, the patient succumbs to a rare anesthetic complication. Luke becomes perplexed, even suspicious, over their inability to save the woman. Is it possible ...

    A deftly written masterwork in the medical thriller genre, author John Benedict’s The Edge of ...Midwest Book Review
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  • Public Anatomy
    Public Anatomy by A. S. Pearson
    While recovering from a career-threatening injury, surgeon Eli Branch is pulled into the turbulent world of Dr. Liza French, a colleague he hasn’t seen in ten years. Liza uses their past to lure Eli into a highly-publicized debacle in a Memphis hospital that has put her own career in jeopardy. ...

    A tantalizing premise combined with tight suspense makes this one delicious tale. You’ll enjoy the ...Steve Berry, New York Times best-selling author of The Emperor’s Tomb
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  • Rupture
    Rupture by A. S. Pearson
    Well on his way to realizing his dream of becoming a successful surgeon-scientist, Eli Branch seems destined for academic stardom. After years of research, Eli is on the cusp of a groundbreaking discovery that could light the way for the future. But, as Eli will soon learn, today’s medicine has ...

    Branch makes an appealing hero as he fights the steep odds against him. Publishers Weekly
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  • Shadow Of Death
    Shadow Of Death by Patricia Gussin
    Pull a trigger and everything changes. Whatever is good and normal dissolves before your eyes. Medical student Laura Nelson had just finished examining her first patient – bullet wound to the head. As she leaves the hospital, an angry voice erupts with obscenities. Shaken and confused, she quickly walks the deserted two blocks to her car, keeping ...

    Shadow of Death is a surefire winner. I couldn’t put it down. The suspense is ...Michael Palmer, New York Times best-selling author of The Fifth Vial
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  • Twisted Justice
    Twisted Justice by Patricia Gussin
    Laura Nelson has it all  a successful career as a surgeon, five well-adjusted kids, and a gorgeous, prominent husband Steve whose career as a nightly news anchor is skyrocketing. Laura’s seemingly perfect world shatters when she discovers that Steve is sharing much more than a news desk and a billboard with Kim, his ...

  • Weapon of Choice
    Weapon of Choice by Patricia Gussin
    Life is good for Dr. Laura Nelson. Her kids have their ups and downs, but seem well adjusted to high school and college; her research project at the university is going well; and she is highly regarded as the chief of surgery at Tampa City Hospital. This sense of tranquility ...

    Gussin has written a top-notch thriller that’s tough to put down, offering an emotional roller ...Lansing State Journal
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