Knife Music

Knife Music

Book - 2010
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Dr. Ted Cogan had saved her life when he treated her in the ER six months ago-but now police detectives were questioning Cogan about her, in intimate detail. What was going on? What had she told them?That's just it, the cops said. She hadn't told them anything. She had died. Looked like a suicide. And Cogan was in a heap of trouble.Tense and twisting, Knife Music is the story of a doctor struggling to clear his name after being accused of raping and causing the suicide of a young girl. The novel pits Cogan, a forty-three-year- old surgeon and self-described womanizer, against Hank Madden, a handicapped veteran detective. From the outset it's not clear who is victim and who is victimizer, as the usually dispassionate.Madden grapples with his long- suppressed prejudices and his obsession with bringing Ted Cogan to justice at any cost. It all leads up to the most stunning surprise ending since Scott Turow's Presumed Innocent.
Publisher: New York : Overlook Press, 2010.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781590203255
1590203259
Branch Call Number: CARNOY D
Characteristics: 349 pages ; 24 cm.

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Lanzers
Mar 29, 2011

If you like reading books by crappy authors who write their novels with a dictionary by their side in order to explain every.single.detail...you'll love Knife Music!

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lpreston214
Dec 27, 2010

Long boring passages in this book seem to have been inserted just to make it long enough. It's very hard to like the main character. I listened to the audiobook and the very good reader Kristoffer Tabori was wasted on this one. Final verdict: don't bother.

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