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The Resource Genesis, Robin Cook

Genesis, Robin Cook

Label
Genesis
Title
Genesis
Statement of responsibility
Robin Cook
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "New York Times-bestselling author Robin Cook takes on the ripped-from-the-headlines topic of harnessing DNA from ancestry websites to catch a killer in this timely and explosive new medical thriller"--
  • "When the body of twenty-eight-year-old social worker Kera Jacobsen shows up on Chief New York City Medical Examiner Laurie Montgomery's autopsy table, at first it appears she was the victim of a tragic yet routine drug overdose. But for Laurie and her new pathology resident, the brilliant but enigmatic Dr. Aria Nichols, little things aren't adding up. Kera's family and friends swear she never touched drugs. Administrators from the hospital where Kera worked are insisting the case be shrouded in silence. And although Kera was ten weeks pregnant, nobody seems to know who the father was--or whether he holds the key to Kera's final moments alive. As a medical emergency temporarily sidelines Laurie, impulsive Aria turns to a controversial new technique: using genealogic DNA databases to track down those who don't want to be found. Working with experts at a start-up ancestry website, she plans to trace the fetus's DNA back to likely male relatives in the hopes of identifying the mystery father. But when Kera's closest friend and fellow social worker is murdered, the need for answers becomes even more urgent. Because someone out there clearly doesn't want Kera's secrets to come to light . . . and if Aria gets any closer to the truth, she and Laurie might find themselves a killer's next targets." -- Amazon.com
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DLC
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1940-
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Cook, Robin
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.O5545
LC item number
G46 2019
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series
Series volume
[12]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Genetic genealogy
  • DNA
  • Serial murderers
  • FICTION / Thrillers / Medical
  • FICTION / Thrillers / Crime
Label
Genesis, Robin Cook
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: Pandemic
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1089264812
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9780525542155
Lccn
2019041760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1089264812
Label
Genesis, Robin Cook
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: Pandemic
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1089264812
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9780525542155
Lccn
2019041760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1089264812

Library Locations

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