Foreign Body by Robin Cook

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In this chilling new novel from the one and only Robin Cook, New York City medical examiners Laurie Montgomery and Jack Stapleton rush to India to help a UCLA student investigating medical tourism-and a sinister global conspiracy.

About Robin Cook

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ROBIN COOK is the author of thirty-one previous books and is credited with popularizing the medical thriller with his wildly successful first novel, Coma. He divides his time between New Hampshire and Florida. His most recent novels are Death Benefit, Cure, and Intervention.
Published August 5, 2008 by Berkley. 460 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Bestseller Cook (Critical ) stumbles in this formulaic thriller about the timely subject of medical tourism, the trend in which U.S. citizens seek to save costs on expensive surgery through treatment overseas.

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Her close friend, Dr. Laurie Montgomery, and her husband, Jack Stapleton, are both medical examiners and have consented to travel to India in order to help Jennifer get to the bottom of why American medical patients are dropping like flies.

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The Bookbag

Jennifer Hernandez didn't know that her world was about to be turned upside down as she sat in the surgical lounge at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

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Reviewing the Evidence

It seems a bit rocky to find so many health professionals willing to take lives rather than to save them.

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