By Mark Gimenez

John Bookman - ebook to his buddies - is a tenured professor on the collage of Texas university of legislations. He's thirty-five, good-looking and single. He teaches Constitutional legislations, reduces senators to blithering fools on political speak exhibits, and is frequently pointed out as a destiny perfect court docket nominee.

But publication is additionally recognized for anything more odd. He loves to tackle misplaced motives and win. for this reason, whilst he arrives on the legislation college each one Monday morning, thousands of letters watch for him, letters from determined american citizens round the state looking his support. now and then, one letter captures his consciousness and publication feels pressured to behave.

In the 1st of an exciting new sequence from the writer of overseas bestsellers the color of legislation and Accused, booklet investigates a homicide within the corrupt global of private, darkest Texas.

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He placed a bite block between Larry’s jaws and taped the tube into place. As he stripped off his gloves the nurse asked, “His mother’s in his room. ” Her way of dumping responsibility of breaking the bad news on him rather than the ED physician. Nurses tend to protect their own, he knew. In the ED he was the outsider. He glanced at the respiratory tech. She nodded toward the door. ” Tyler sucked a deep breath, stepped out of the cramped scanner room, and stood in the hall wrestling with an explanation Larry’s mother might understand.

The PI’s radiation boys determine the dosage, it’s double checked, then sent back here electronically where it goes into the patient’s chart automatically. It’s only after I double-check the dose that Larry’s given treatment. It’s all done by computer. ” “Right. No chance of human error. ” He considered this suggestion a moment. “I dunno . . ” D e ad l y E r r o r s | 45 Michelle threw up both hands. “Okay, okay, you made your point. The protocol is inviolate. But what about someone else? ” “Impossible.

She recited it. He scribbled it on a Post-It. ” 16 | A l l e n W y l e r His throat constricted, his eyes misted. “Me too, Nancy. Gotta run. ” Reluctantly he hit the disconnect button and dialed the ED. “Doctor Mathews answering. ” “Thanks for getting back to me right away. ” Tyler’s heart sank. “What? ” “No. Worse than that. ” “Herniating? ” “That’s all well and good, but that’s sure as hell what it looks like from this end. ” Papilledema. A bad sign meaning the nerves at the back of the eyes were full of fluid from elevated pressure inside the skull.

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