Book Description

"A fast-paced medical mystery with believable characters and plenty of twists and turns."-Leonard S. GoldbergIt was a miracle-until a killer turned it into a weapon.When Dr. Chris Collins's estranged father, Wayne, shows up needing a liver transplant to save his life, Chris balks at donating even a piece of a vital organ to the man who walked out on her twenty-nine years ago. Neither can she just let her father die. She contacts Dr. Michael Boyer's experimental transplant program.The surgery is risky, and the source of the donor liver shocking. Without other options, Wayne grabs the chance that might save his life..Any celebration of Wayne's stunning recovery is cut short when two of the nurses on the transplant team suddenly die horrifying, painful deaths. As Chris and Michael Boyer search desperately for answers, a potential epidemic worse than any the world has ever experienced gains momentum. If the virus doesn't kill them first, its creator will. Don holds a Ph.D. in human anatomy. In his professional career, he has taught microscopic anatomy to over 5,000 medical and dental students and published dozens of research papers on wound healing. He is also the author of seven published forensic mysteries and five medical thrillers. He lives in Memphis, Tennessee with his wife and two West Highland terriers.