Best Sellers HC Robin Cook Nano

ISBN 13: 9780399160820

Nano

3.15 avg rating
( 2,845 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780399160820: Nano

After a tumultuous year in which her mentor is murdered and her estranged father comes back into her life, Pia Grazdani, the embattled medical student from Death Benefit, 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. Nano, LLC is ahead of the curve in the competitive world of molecular manufacturing, including the construction of microbivores, tiny nano-robots with the ability to gobble up viruses and bacteria.

But the corporate campus is a place of secrets. She's warned by her boss not to investigate the other work being done at the gigantic facility, nor to ask questions about the source of the seemingly endless capital that funds the institute's research. And when Pia encounters a fellow employee on a corporate jogging path, suffering the effects of a seizure, she soon realizes she may have literally stumbled upon Nano LLC's human guinea pigs. Is the tech giant on the cusp of one of the biggest medical discoveries of the twenty-first century—a treatment option for millions—or have they already sold out to the highest bidder?

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Dr. Robin Cook is the author of thirty-one previous books and is credited with popularizing the medical thriller with his wildly successful first novel, Coma. He divides his time between New Hampshire and Florida. His most recent bestsellers are Death Benefit, Cure, and Intervention.

From Booklist:

Pia Grazdani, the heroine of Cook’s previous thriller, Death Benefit (2011), has relocated from New York to Colorado, where she’s taken a job at Nano, a cutting-edge nanotechnology company. Though Pia thinks she’s found a safe haven there, she begins to suspect that Nano might not be as transparent as the charismatic CEO, Zachary Berman, makes it out to be. While jogging on her lunch break, Pia stumbles across a Chinese man in cardiac arrest. She revives him and rushes him to the hospital only to have Zachary and Nano security guards spirit him right out of the ER. Wondering what the company could be hiding, Pia resolves to gain access to a secure building at Nano, even if it means having to get close to Zachary, whose infatuation with her borders on obsession. As in any Cook novel, the scientific details are fascinating, but here the characters are underdeveloped, and the constant objectification of Pia by almost every man who crosses her path wears thin. --Kristine Huntley

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Cook, Robin
Published by Putnam Adult (2012)
ISBN 10: 0399160825 ISBN 13: 9780399160820
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Putnam Adult, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0399160825

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Cook, Robin
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons (2012)
ISBN 10: 0399160825 ISBN 13: 9780399160820
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110399160825

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Cook, Robin
Published by Putnam Adult, U.S.A. (2012)
ISBN 10: 0399160825 ISBN 13: 9780399160820
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Mountain Books
(Kent, CT, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Putnam Adult, U.S.A., 2012. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Printing. First printing hardcover book in brand new condition. Dust jacket in brand new condition with price sticker, unread. We ship fast!. Bookseller Inventory # 011007

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Cook, Robin
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons (2012)
ISBN 10: 0399160825 ISBN 13: 9780399160820
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Nearfine Books
(Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2012. Book Condition: new. Shiny and new! Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780399160820-1

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Robin Cook
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons (2012)
ISBN 10: 0399160825 ISBN 13: 9780399160820
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0399160825

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Cook, Robin
Published by Penguin Group (2012)
ISBN 10: 0399160825 ISBN 13: 9780399160820
New Hardcover First Edition Signed Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
VJ Books
(Tualatin, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Group, 2012. hardcover. Book Condition: New. Author Signed Hardcover Book. December 2012 NY: Penguin Group First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover. signed by author. Bookseller Inventory # COONANO01

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 48.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Cook, Robin
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons
ISBN 10: 0399160825 ISBN 13: 9780399160820
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description G.P. Putnam's Sons. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0399160825 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0143584

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds