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About "Lip Reading"
She Could Save Millions, or Save Herself She just needs a little longer. She's really close. Dr. Rebecca Jackson, a medical researcher, stands on the verge of a breakthrough that will transform medicine. But she soon discovers the reason behind the miraculous progress in her research, and it leaves her with a nearly impossible choice . . . and little time to decide. More than her research is at stake. And more threatens it than this latest revelation. Something she's tried hard to cover up. There is a high cost to some things in medicine and it's not always the patient who pays. Can Rebecca find the faith and wisdom she needs to make the right call? The clock is ticking and the pressure is on.
Meet the Author
Harry Kraus, M.D., is a practicing general surgeon and the author of eight novels. He is currently serving with Africa Inland Mission as a missionary surgeon at Kijabe Hospital in Kenya. Dr. Kraus received the M.D. degree from Medical College of Virginia, completed his surgical internship and residency at University of Kentucky, and formerly practiced in Virginia.
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Rebecca Jackson has dedicated her adult life to the discovery of synthetic blood, atonement for a teenage car accident that resulted in a small boy getting HIV after receiving a transfusion of contaminated blood. Her research takes a great leap forward after a trip to Africa, when she finds she can see problems in an entirely new way-although she has no idea why. Noah Linebrink's life purpose was determined in that same car accident. He's now a researcher for a competing pharmaceutical company, and is tasked with poaching Becca to work with his firm. That means confronting their joint past, a task made more difficult by the threats they start getting. . I didn't necessarily understand all the science (much the same way as I never understood the technobabble in Star Trek: TNG), but that didn't stop me enjoying it. Lip Reading was well-written, with a detailed and engaging plot, interesting characters and a lot of interrelationships that only became apparent as the story progressed. Excellent suspense. Thanks to Bethany House and NetGalley for providing a free ebook for review.