Biography

Robin Cook

Doctor and author Robin Cook is widely credited with introducing the word "medical" to the thriller genre, and more than 30 years after the publication of his breakthrough novel, COMA, he continues to dominate the category he created. Cook has successfully combined medical fact with fantasy to produce a succession of numerous New York Times bestsellers that have been translated into over 40 languages.

Robin Cook

Books by Robin Cook

by Robin Cook - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

The smartphone is poised to take on a new role in medicine, no longer as a mere medical app but rather as a fully customizable personal physician capable of diagnosing and treating even better than the real thing. It is called iDoc. Radiology resident George Wilson’s initial collision with this incredible innovation is devastating. Is it possible that iDoc is being subverted by hackers --- and that the U.S. government is involved in a cover-up?

by Robin Cook - Fiction, Thriller

After a tumultuous year in which her mentor is murdered and her estranged father comes back into her life, Pia Grazdani decides to take a year off from her medical studies and escape New York City. Intrigued by the promise of the burgeoning field of medical technology and the chance to clear her head, Pia takes a job at Nano, LLC, a lavishly funded, security-conscious nanotechnology insititute in the picturesque foothills of the Rockies.

by Robin Cook - Fiction, Thriller

Fourth-year medical student Pia Grazdana is a rising star at a prestigious medical research hospital in New York City. Her life is put in jeopardy after her mentor, along with his co-researcher, are infected with a deadly strain of a virus --- just as they are about to announce a major medical breakthrough.

by Robin Cook - Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense/Thriller

They called it “minor surgery,” but Nancy Greenly, Sean Berman, and a dozen others --- all admitted to Boston Memorial Hospital for routine procedures were victims of the same inexplicable, hideous tragedy on the operating table. They never woke up...