Tess Gerritsen

Tess Gerritsen is a Chinese-American novelist and retired physician. She is known for her medical thrillers and the Rizzoli & Isles series, which has been adapted into a successful television series.


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  1. 1. The Surgeon

    In this gripping thriller, a series of brutal murders shocks the city of Boston. As the police investigate, they uncover a disturbing pattern: all the victims have been targeted by a skilled surgeon who meticulously removes their organs while they are still alive. With the help of a brilliant female detective and a renowned trauma surgeon, the race is on to catch this sadistic killer before he strikes again. As the investigation deepens, the team discovers a shocking connection to a past crime, leading them down a dangerous path of secrets and betrayal. With its heart-pounding pace and shocking twists, this book will keep readers on the edge of their seats until the very end.

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