Brain Author:Robin Cook A Young girl arrives at Hovson University Medical Center to obtain her medical records and is never seen again... — Inexplicably, another young woman dies a horrible and agonizing death during brain surgery while under local anesthesia... — Hidden in a drawer deep in the hospital morgue lies a female cadaver whose organs are intact, but whose brai... more »n is missing...
When Assistant Chief of Neuroradiology Martin Philips and Denise Sangler, the beautiful young resident who is his lover, find themselves thwarted in their research by these bizarre events, their inquiries are dismissed surprisingly lightly by the hospital authorities. And when they persist in their investigation, they are sucked into a maelstrom with a secret that is far more awesome in scope than their wildest paranoid fantasies. It is a secret that will turn Martin Philips into a fugitive, and Denise into the helpless captive of a conspiracy that wants much more from her than her life.
From the dark, demonic terror of coma, Robin Cook moves into the gleaming nightmare universe of techno-horror and science gone mad.
The result is Brain, a new kind of thriller and natural bestseller, which hundreds of thousands of men and women will be unable to put down.« less