: Blindsight (): Robin Cook: Books. Cook’s lack of ability as a stylist generally has been masked by his talent for Blindsight. Robin Cook, Author Putnam $ (p) ISBN . Robin Cook is back—with a shocking story of medical conspiracy. Today, organ transplants are common miracles of science. But if the supply cannot.

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Upload menu files with. I really enjoyed the detective aspect to it. Today, organ transplants are common miracles of science. I entered the military only a I bought this book new when it was on clearance and it has been sitting on my bookshelf for 18 years or so. Because of the si This book is the first medical thriller series of Jack Stapleton and Laurie Montgomery.

With a blindsigyt reminiscent of Comahere is Robin Cook at his disturbing, electrifying best. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Their jobs overlap, but they happily ignore each other concerns until the last pages. Or he knows really crappy people an Another one that would be 3 on a point scale. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Oct 22, Suganya Jothi rated it really liked it Shelves: This is the first book, though Jaqck Stapleton does not appear in this one, and is the first one to showcase Dr Laurie Montgomery.

Laurie has a personal interest as her brother had died from a drug overdose. I had previously read Vector in this series, which I picked up because I have a weakness for infectious disease outbreaks in fiction.

Dual Selection From the Paperback edition. Cook’s profession as a doctor has provided him with ideas and background for many of his novels. Feb 05, Anita rated it really liked it.

This story introduces New York City pathologist Laurie Montgomery as being new to the medical examiner’s office. Laurie is asked to write off his death as a normal one even though his is a clear case of drug overdose. In each of his novels, he strives to write about the issues at the forefront of current medical practice.



This book was fantastic! Laurie was so wishy washy, first being a doormat and then deciding to completely go against type. Your Mobile has been activated successfully. I don’t understand coook Cook is a best-selling author.

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We’ll contact you shortly. She did her best ,even worked on sunday even after being fired ,to resolve the mysteries It taste good for all mystery lovers.

As I was reading the book, I started making a list of each racist or stereotypical comment I encountered. Would definitely recommend and can’t wait to read Book 2. I really believe his writing improved over time, but this being one of his earlier books, my reading was constantly interrupted by myself saying, “Nobody would do that,” or “Nobody would react that way,” or “Has he ever met a woman before? The going is, however, not as smooth for Laurie as the Chief Medical Examiner Harold Bingham is adamant that no further investigation needs to be done on these cases because of heavy political pressure related to the death of a young banker who is also the son of a Senatorial candidate.

Speed Post – Shobha De. Jack Stapleton is never mentioned in this book yet so this book centers around the young forensic pathologist, Dr. However, though I know I have read and enjoyed some of the Jack and Laurie series in the past, the description of this book did not seem familiar, and since it was labeled number one in the series, I thought a review read might refresh my mind.

The more I read the slower it became. Subtlety is an art that helps distinguish class from crass. The medical details and the choice of characters are interesting.


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 the other character as a love interest that shouldn’t be, but she worked too hard at making him annoying.

BLINDSIGHT – ROBIN COOK Reviews, Summary, Story, Price, Online, Fiction, Nonfiction

My mom wanted roin to try Cook years ago. I found myself liking Dr. Awesome ending with some interesting twists. While they are involved only professionally, Lou is immediately smitten by Laurie’s charm.


I always enjoy Cook’s books for a bit of escapism. It’s not stellar but it isn’t rubbish either.

The review that I posted above sums up some of blindsiggt issues that I had with the book. No matter how likeable and “human” the two main protagonists seem Blundsight have found one more than disturbing fact that ALL characters of this book possess.

Robin Cook is back—with a shocking story of medical conspiracy. Jul 05, Carrie rated it really liked it Shelves: Their being oblivious grants us a pages novel instead of a 30 pages one. In this book, all the characters are in-your-face.

However, the dialogue and characters are horrible. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jeopardizing her professional future, Laurie Montgomery sets out to uncover the truth—which rkbin her to a distinguished New York hospital and, beyond that, to nightmare.