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Foreign Body Cook, Robin/ Guidall, George (NRT) 1 of 1

Product Details:

Format:  CD
ISBN-10: 014314314X
ISBN-13: 9780143143147
Sku: 206443391
Publish Date: 8/5/2008
Pages:  7
Age Range:  18 to NA
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In the latest chilling tale from the "New York Times"-bestselling master of the medical thriller, a series of unexplained deaths in foreign hospitals sends an idealistic UCLA medical student on a desperate search for answers. Unabridged. 11 CDs.
From the Publisher:
Shocked by her beloved grandmother's untimely death a day after she travels to New Delhi to have affordable hip-replacement surgery, fourth-year UCLA medical student Jennifer Hernandez heads to India for answers and uncovers a series of unexplained deaths, a finding that forces her to turn for assistance to her medical examiner mentor, Dr. Montgomery. Simultaneous.
Annotation:
In Robin Cook's bestselling thriller, a UCLA medical student is shocked to learn that her grandmother has passed away after trying to find affordable medical treatment in New Delhi. Jennifer is in her fourth year at school, but she makes a special request to travel to India to try and find out what happened to her beloved grandmother, Maria. When the local Indian authorities try to shut her out, she begins to probe further, and uncovers other similar, unexplained fatalities. She turns to Dr. Laurie Montgomery, a medical examiner, for help, and both are soon in the midst of a complex, terrifying plot that reaches further than they ever could have imagined.
Author Bio
Robin Cook
A best-selling author of medical thrillers, Robin Cook graduated from both the Columbia University Medical School and Harvard University, and has worked in prestigious hospitals including the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. His interests range from real estate to basketball, skiing and tennis. Many of his popular novels have been adapted into successful television movies, and "Coma" was turned into a successful motion picture. He married his wife, actress Barbara Ellen Mougin, on July 18, 1979.

Praise

"The novel is a credit to the medical genre, which Cook is generally thought to have created and made popular."
Product Attributes
Product attributeBook Format:   Audio Cassette - Unabridged / Audio CD - Unabridged
Product attributeMinimum Age:   14
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   7
Product attributePublisher:   Penguin Audiobooks
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