Nerves of steel
|Format:||Print Book 2009|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
"A perfect blend of romance and suspense. My kind of read." -#1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra BrownDr. Cassandra Hart is fighting a war. And losing. A deadly drug epidemic, a killer stalking her hospital...meet the ER doctor who never gives up.Cassie's Pittsburgh ER has been deluged by young patients who have overdosed on a new drug, FX. After Cassie discovers that the source of the FX on the streets is her own hospital, her best friend is killed, and Cassie's life is threatened. She is forced to place her trust in Detective Mickey Drake.Drake's irascible charm eventually penetrates the barriers Cassie has built around herself, and their relationship progresses from professional to passionate. After Cassie discovers the truth behind the thefts, she and Drake must confront a killer. In the end, their only weapons are their newfound love and the courage that it gives them.Written by a pediatric ER physician, NERVES OF STEEL combines gritty realism with the adrenalin rush of the ER. CJ Lyons uses her insider's knowledge of life behind the scenes to reveal the hidden truth of the medical world: No one is immune to danger.
Women physicians -- Fiction.
Drugs -- Overdose -- Fiction.
Theft -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery stories.
|Publisher|| [United States] :[Legacy Books],2009
412 pages ; 23 cm