Likely to die: a novel

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"Patricia Cornwell in the Big Apple," raved the prestigious "Kirkus Reviews" in its starred notice of Linda Fairstein's best-selling debut, "Final Jeopardy."

Now Alexandra Cooper, whose job description matches Fairstein's own as Manhattan's top sex crimes prosecutor, probes a devastating case of murder at a major New York, medical center.

It's 5:38 on a March morning when Alex's phone jars her awake. Homicide detective Mike Chapman is at the scene of a sexual assault and murder. It's a perfect case for Alex and her special skills.

And it's certain to be a high-profile case because the victim was a neurosurgeon at Mid-Manhattan Medical Center, the oldest and largest hospital in New York City. Dr. Gemma Dogen was found barely breathing, on the floor of her blood-soaked office. It was too late to save her. In cop parlance, she was a "likely to die."

The problems Alex's team faces are immense, starting with too many possible suspects. Not only have Alex's colleagues prosecuted someof the hospital's employees and patients in the past -- any one of them could be the killer -- but the more than fifteen-hundred-bed complex and

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