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Blindsight – Robin Cook. All of the “so called professionals” lack the work professionalism.

He would have been a great help in this case as an Ophthalmologist, as Laurie deals with a number of cocaine overdoses in a surprising demographic as well as gang style executions rovin seemingly random individuals, whose only connection is that they are scheduled to have eye surgery before they were murdered.

I love a medical thriller. His most recent novels include HostCelland Nano. The plot was somewhat predictable, but I liked the characters in the book. I enjoy a good medical thriller from time to time bkindsight that’s what this one is: Some cook are beyond comprehension. It’s the usual Cook’s drama with a pinch of real medical issues: Many have been made into motion pictures.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Lastly I found the romance, or better said, the attempt for romance bpindsight this book very much not needed. She discovers that all these cases are related to young, rich and successful people; the kind that normally would not be associated with such drug overdose cases. It’s like lots of Robin Cook’s books – half medical text book and half scripted tv drama. Este thriller de suspenso tiene tantos elementos que ni siquiera se por donde empezar.

Click here to know more. I would not recommend this book to a friend.


In an interview with Dr. Super fast-paced with a lot of action, and although you start to get some hints along the way, there were enough surprises in the plot to keep it interesting.

Return to Book Page. The story is interesting as always, though I felt the plot was more obvious then his other books as from the first couple of chapters I already knew how everything was going to play out.

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She was the downside to other book I read in this series, so we’ll see how that goes. Image size per photo cannot exceed 10 MB. As I was reading the book, I started making a list of each blindwight or stereotypical comment I encountered. Cook got a taste of the larger world when the Cousteau Society recruited him to run its blood – gas lab in the South of France while he was in medical school.

I found I had not read this blidnsight previously! Laurie is a new medical examiner that is getting cases of overdoses, but she doesn’t believe they are real overdoses. Many were also featured in the Literary Guild. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. You have been loggedin via facebook. Reading the synopsis and learning that it was medical thriller had me hooked. To ask other readers questions about Blindsightplease sign up.

To date, he has explored issues such as organ donation, genetic engineering,fertility treatment, medical research funding, managed care, medical malpractice, drug research, drug pricing, specialty hospitals, stem cells, and organ transplantation.

Dual Selection From the Paperback edition. He is currently on leave from the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. In this book, all the characters are in-your-face. Upload Menus Upload menu files with. This book is kind of slow paced, and I could tell the author was trying to set one guy as a love interest that is too good to be true and the main character didn’t really want him and xook other character as a love interest that shouldn’t be, but she worked too hard at making him annoying.


Ultimately I enjoyed reading this book.

For other uses, see Blindsight disambiguation. I did not notice that the former owner had written inside the front cover “Ok, but Dumb ending”.

I thought it was funny that both the Columbo and Quincy television series were referred to, which blinesight people would not have a clue about today as I said, it was dated! How can a doctor disclose the name and medical background of his patient to anybody?

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Bullet For Bullet – Julio Rebeiro. She has a lot to prove and try not to get killed or fired in the process.

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I bought this book new when it was on clearance and it has been sitting on my bookshelf for 18 years or so. But they are not known drug users.

This is an oldie from ! This lbindsight shed a little light onto why it was such a hot topic at the time. Awesome ending with some interesting twists. From the beginning we see what type of character Laurie is: