Some Cuts Never Heal

Some Cuts Never Heal

by Timothy Sheard
     
 

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Lenny Moss is in trouble. His practical joke will lead to termination for himself and his friends if he can't figure out who killed the beautiful drug rep found dead on his ward. But hospital security chief Joe West is determined to eliminate the annoying union steward once and for all.  See more details below

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Lenny Moss is in trouble. His practical joke will lead to termination for himself and his friends if he can't figure out who killed the beautiful drug rep found dead on his ward. But hospital security chief Joe West is determined to eliminate the annoying union steward once and for all.

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly
This well-plotted page-turner is guaranteed to scare the bejesus out of anyone anticipating a hospital stay anytime in the near future.
The Editor
If your pulse quickens for ER on Thursday nights, you'll want a dose of Timothy Sheard's medicine in Some Cuts Never Heal. The inside workings of a big-city hospital, including graphic
descriptions of yucky procedures and what the staff does to clean up while the glamorous docs are on the golf course, are the heartbeat of this book.
Elains Rounds Budd
If you're a devotee of TV's "ER," you'll devour "Some Cuts Never Heal"...This book is more graphic in taking the reader through surgeries and autopsies than would be acceptable on TV...Sheard, a 30-year critical-care nurse, vividly takes the pulse of James Madison University Hospital in much the same way "ER" seduces viewers with the inner life of the emergency room.…The earthy dialogue of the non-medical staff humanizes the hospital's worworkday…This is a really good yarn, if that
THE LAWYER
Our favorite union representative for the unionized workers at James Madison University Hospital is back in Some Cuts Never Heal...Lenny knows better than anyone that a little prank can go awry. One goes horribly awry when the body of a young female pharmaceutical representative turns up in a supposedly empty hospital room. Unfortunately the staff has been ordering meals and supplies to that room so, of course, who are the prime suspects? Sheard …has done a fine job of bringing alive thos
Editor Library Journal
If your pulse quickens for ER on Thursday nights, you'll want a dose of Timothy Sheard's medicine in Some Cuts Never Heal. The inside workings of a big-city hospital, including graphic descriptions of yucky procedures and what the staff does to clean up while the glamorous docs are on the golf course, are the heartbeat of this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011924293
Publisher:
Hard Ball Press
Publication date:
11/18/2010
Series:
A Lenny Moss Mystery , #2
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Timothy Sheard is a veteran nurse and union activist. His stories bring to life the unseen, unrecognized hospital caregivers who toil in the American health factory, fighting to save the lives of their patients and to preserve their own dignity and respect.

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