Orphan 8 Author:Kim van Alkemade In 1919, four-year-old Rachel Rabinowitz is placed in the Hebrew Infant Home where Dr. Mildred Solomon is conducting medical research on the children. Dr. Solomon subjects Rachel to an experimental course of X-Ray treatments that establish the doctor's reputation while risking the little girl's health. Now it's 1954 and Rachel is a nurse in th... more »e hospice wing of the of the Old Hebrews Home when elderly Dr. Solomon becomes her patient. Realizing the power she holds over the helpless doctor, Rachel embarks on a dangerous experiment of her own design. Before the night shift ends, Rachel will be forced to choose between forgiveness and revenge. Inspired by true events, Orphan #8 is a powerful novel about the human capacity to harm-and to love.
Book is published by William Morrow (an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers) however the author's note on the opening page is: Dear Target Guest« less