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Like most of Cook’s other work, it is a medical thriller.

BLINDSIGHT by Robin Cook | Kirkus Reviews

And it is so vivid! This page was last edited on 27 Novemberat Articles lacking sources from January All articles lacking sources Pages to import images to Wikidata. Image size per photo cannot exceed 10 MB. Their jobs overlap, but they happily ignore each other concerns until the last pages. Bullet For Bullet – Julio Rebeiro. The central character, a New York City medical examiner, fights the system to solve a murder case.

I would not recommend this book to a friend.

Not wanting to give up, I kept reading. Blindsight is a novel by American writer Robin Cookblindeight by G. He finished his postgraduate medical training at Harvard that included general surgery and ophthalmology. Reading the synopsis and learning that it was medical thriller had me hooked. Apr 18, May 09, Byta Maniac rated it it was amazing.

However, the books plotline seemed really interesting and “something different” that I had read before. This is a mystery about people who are getting killed mysteriously by a hitman crew of a nyc mafia boss. This book was exciting and al There is rash of blindsigth drug overdose deaths in NYC from well heeled folks which end up in the morgue and are autopsied by Laurie Montgomery. The lead character was well potrayed along with an imaculate description of the surroundings in an urban setting of the city that never sleeps.


Jul 08, Andy Dale rated it liked it. In true Robin Cook fashion, it grabbed me again.


Because of the similarities in their deaths, Dr. It combined a pathologist, opthamologist, police detective, and some organized crime thugs into a very interesting and page turning story. The main character, Laurie Montgomery, was an attractive young woman and would often get chastised or harassed for being a forensic pathologist for the office of the Medical Examiner. Would definitely recommend and can’t wait to read Book 2.

All of the “so called professionals” lack the work profes This being my first book from Robin Cook I was not sure what I was getting myself into. I found I had not read blijdsight book previously!

I just felt like it did not move the plot forward. Turns out that it is possible to be so open minded that your brai I read this book to fulfill the medical condition category of a reading challenge and wish that I had not wasted my time.

Or he knows really crappy people an Another one that would be 3 on a point scale. Many have been made into motion pictures. See more book details 11 September Upload photo files with. Laurie Montgomery, a forensic pathologist, learns the terrifying answer when she investigates a series of fatal “overdose” of young professionals.


From the beginning we see what type of character Laurie is: Also worth mentioning were the intensity of the moments in which some k although the mystery element can be easily figured out while there are a good number of pages left this novel offers an entertaining and thrilling viewpoint into the world of medical examination an i felt that the connections made between the mafia and doctors could have been better.

I don’t think this was one or Robin Cook’s best. Their being oblivious grants us a pages novel instead of a 30 pages one. The protoagonist contacts the Police to voice her worry and questions about some greater wrongdoing in playHo Besides entertaining readers, my main goal is to get people interested in some of these issues, because it’s the public that ultimately really should decide which way we ought to go in something as that has enormous potential for treating disease and disability but touches up against the ethically problematic abortion issue.

Men would treat her more like a model, than give her credit for being a medical doctor. Dec 30, Caitlin rated it liked it Shelves: