Author(s): Janet McGiffin
Award-winning original fiction for learners of English. When the wife of a prominent surgeon dies suddenly in the hospital emergency room of Mercy Hospital in Milwaukee, USA, Dr Maxine Cassidy suspects murder. Maxine is determined to find the killer and starts an investigation of her own. However, when someone tries to kill her, she begins to wonder which of her medical colleagues she can trust.
1. Death in the Emergency Room; 2. Doubts; 3. Poison; 4. An unexpected visit; 5. Suspicions; 6. Grabowski gets no answers; 7. Hank gets angry; 8. Maxine and Grabowski talk; 9. Attack at the tennis club; 10. A new suspect; 11. Lies; 12. Another attack; 13. Lavelle knows more; 14. Maxine investigates; 15. 24th Street and North Avenue; 16. Hank takes action; 17. Maxine finds the truth; 18. Post mortem.