Mabry crafts another riveting medical drama, the third in his Prescription for Trouble series. Full of sudden twists and turns, the novel’s fast pace makes it hard to put down. Mabry’s medical knowledge adds depth.
Dr. Elena Gardner has been receiving threatening calls and letters ever since her husband died in the ICU. When another patient dies under similar circumstances, rumors of “mercy killings” begin to circulate. When she is offered a job in another town, Elena hopes the threats will stop. When they continue, Elena’s new associate and her husband offer to help. It seems that someone is determined to destroy Elena’s career and her life. Will Elena’s name be cleared before she is arrested? (ABINGDON, Apr., 288 pp., $13.99)
Leslie L. McKee