Harvest's main character is a second year surgical intern Dr Abby DiMatteo, working at Boston Bayside hospital. She has to make a decision about the final recipient of a heart transplant does she allow the hospitals administration to make the decision or does she do what she can to get ... Read review
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about speedy hen ltd by continuing with this checkout and ordering from speedy hen you are accepting our current terms and conditions details of which can be found by clicking here author biography bestselling author tess gerritsen is also a physician and she brings to her novels her first hand knowledge of emergency and autopsy rooms but her interests span far more than medical topics as an anthropology st
"Well then my fellow ciaoers I'm afraid its time for me to launch another book review upon you. This time its the debut novel by a writer now very well regarded and reguarly tops the best seller lists.
I will warn you now that the book is not 'literature' in fact that genre rarely gets as far as me picking it up, so if you are after a thriller based around a medical community this could be worth a look.
Harvest's main character is a second year ..."
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"...the latest one I got Harvest for free. This is Gerritsen’s first novel and is the one which shot her to fame, so it was only fair that I read this one as well.
Along with all the rest of Gerritsens books there are plenty of sub plots to keep the reader guessing. This book is a medical drama based on her own knowledge or working in a hospital. There is a lot of medical jargon but don’t let that put you off. The story is about Dr DiMatteo who attends ..."
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"I have read all of Tess Gerritsen's books, and the jane rizzoli series is fantastic. Although this book is not part of this series, it a still an amazing read. Because of Tess' work background she makes a fantastic writer. She always keeps you on the edge of your seat and keeps you wanting more.
This was a great book. The main character Dr Abby Di Mattio is a surgical student. After discovering that transplants aren't legal, she begins her own ..."
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Dr Abby DiMatteo - a second-year surgical student in Boston Bayside's elite cardiac team - is about to make a decision that will jeopardize her career. A car-crash victim's healthy heart is ready to be harvested, having been cross-matched to a private patient, forty-six year-old Nina Voss. Instead, Abby makes sure the transplant goes to a dying seventeen-year-old boy who is also a perfect match. The repercussions leave her plagued with self-doubt. Suddenly, a new heart appears, and the transplant is completed - and Abby makes a terrible discovery. The new heart has not come through the right channels. Defying the hospital's demands for silence, Abby begins her own investigation that reveals an intricate and murderous chain of deceptions... See all Product Description