Most widely held works about Tess Gerritsen
Most widely held works by Tess Gerritsen
Vanish : a novel by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
91 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 15 languages and held by 3,137 libraries worldwide
FBI agent Gabriel Dean rushes into action to protect his pregnant wife, homicide detective Jane Rizzoli, when she is taken hostage along with others at the hospital by Nicholas Tennant, a black-ops agent in possession of high-level government secrets.
Body double : a novel by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
108 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 18 languages and held by 3,092 libraries worldwide
Returning from Paris to discover a murder victim in her driveway, Boston medical examiner Maura Isles is shocked to discover that the victim looks exactly like her and is a twin sister she never knew.
The sinner by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
74 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 18 languages and held by 3,020 libraries worldwide
Investigating the brutal murder of one nun and the critical injury of another within a cloistered convent, medical examiner Maura Isles and homicide detective Jane Rizzoli stumble upon long-buried secrets that link these horrific crimes.
The Mephisto Club : a novel by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
88 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 14 languages and held by 3,007 libraries worldwide
Boston Medical Examiner Maura Isles is summoned to the scene of a brutal killing and teams up with Detective Jane Rizzoli to investigate the victim's ties to Joyce O'Donnell, a cantankerous psychologist, and to a sinister cabal called the Mephisto Club.
The bone garden : a novel by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
72 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 2,923 libraries worldwide
The discovery of the skeleton of a woman murdered two centuries earlier sends medical examiner Maura Isles on the trail of a long-dead serial killer who terrorized Boston with crimes in which Norris Marshall, a Harvard Medical School student, had become the prime suspect.
The surgeon by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
89 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 22 languages and held by 2,836 libraries worldwide
A female heart surgeon, terrorized by a serial killer in Boston using the same MO as a killer who attacked her during her internship years in Savannah, works with a detective to solve the crime while trying to stay alive.
The apprentice by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
68 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 2,763 libraries worldwide
A series of shocking crimes that end in abduction and death terrorizes Boston during a boiling summer. Forced again to confront the killer who scarred her--literally and figuratively--Detective Jane Rizzoli is determined to finally end Hoyt's awful influence on a murderous disciple.
Harvest by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
84 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 20 languages and held by 2,674 libraries worldwide
A woman surgeon and a detective team up to investigate a racket in body transplants. The ring abducts political refugees and cuts out their organs for sale to the rich. The stakes rise as the doctor herself is abducted for this purpose. A first novel.
Life support by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
63 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 2,652 libraries worldwide
A medical mystery on a racket to rejuvenate the old. It features Toby Harper, a doctor in a retirement community in Boston which caters to the rich. Toby's suspicion is aroused when patients admitted to her hospital exhibit symptoms of a rare disease. By the author of Harvest.
The keepsake : a novel by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
53 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 2,643 libraries worldwide
When a perfectly preserved "mummy" is discovered in the dusty basement of Boston's Crispin Museum and an archaeologist turns up missing, medical examiner Maura Isles and Boston homicide detective Jane Rizzoli have precious little time to derail the Archaeology Killer before he adds another chilling piece to his monstrous collection.
Bloodstream by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
59 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 2,532 libraries worldwide
A murderous outbreak of violence among teenagers occurs in a resort in Maine. Dr. Claire Elliot blames a brain-damaging parasite which attacks people when they swim in the lake, but the town ignores her call for a quarantine, fearing for the tourist trade. By the author of Life Support.
Gravity by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
50 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 14 languages and held by 2,479 libraries worldwide
An organism harmless on earth where it is subject to gravity terrorizes a research station in space. Scientists die violently and from their insides spill creatures that are part human, part frog and part mouse. A medical thriller by the author of Bloodstream.
Ice cold by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
41 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,453 libraries worldwide
Boston homicide detective Jane Rizzoli receives the grim news that Maura's charred body has been found in a mountain ravine. Shocked and grieving, Jane is determined to learn what happened to her friend. The investigation plunges Jane into the twisted history of Kingdom Come, Wyoming, where a gruesome discovery lies buried beneath the snow.
The silent girl by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
19 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,649 libraries worldwide
Boston homicide detective Jane Rizzoli is already at the crime scene when medical examiner Maura Isles arrives on the Chinatown rooftop. Rizzoli's gut says they're on the trail of a twisted predator and when a monkey hair is found on the body, other clues point Rizzoli and Isles in the direction of the fable of the Monkey King.
In their footsteps by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
30 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Beryl Tavistock's search for answers about her parents' deaths twenty years ago leads her to ex-CIA agent Richard Wolf and the dangerous world of espionage.
Presumed guilty by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 926 libraries worldwide
Presumed Guilty begins with a shocking scene. Miranda Wood's boss and ex-lover is found in her bed, stabbed to death with her own kitchen knife. She had motive and opportunity. How could she be anything but the prime suspect? Miranda is shocked when a person who wishes to remain anonymous posts her bail. Was this an act of kindness or is someone cleverly manipulating Miranda into the dark and secret world of the victim, a world in which everyone is presumed guilty?
Call after midnight by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
34 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 883 libraries worldwide
A ringing phone in the middle of the night shakes newlywed Sarah Fontaine awake. It's Nick O'Hara from the U.S. State Department, and he has devastating news: Geoffrey Fontaine, Sarah's husband of two months, has died in a hotel fire in Berlin. Convinced her husband is still alive, Sarah ropes Nick into a desperate search. Trying to stay one heartbeat ahead of a dangerous killer, they become quarry in the clandestine world of international espionage.
Whistleblower by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 837 libraries worldwide
The man emerged from the mist, right in front of Cathy Weaver's car. He was running from killers who were closing in on him. Cathy had no choice - either pick him up or he dies. Victor Holland's story sounded like the ravings of a man on the brink of madness, but his claim to be a fugitive was confirmed by the haunted look in his eyes, and the bullet hole in his shoulder. As each hour brings pursuers ever closer, Cathy has to wonder, is she giving her trust to a man in danger - or trusting her life to a dangerous man?
Girl missing by Tess Gerritsen ( Recording )
15 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
"The first body is a mystery. She's young. She's beautiful. And her corpse, laid out in the office of Boston medical examiner Kat Novak, betrays no secrets-- except for a matchbook clutched in one stiff hand, seven numbers scrawled inside. The next body is a warning. When a second victim is discovered, Kat begins to fear that a serial killer is stalking the streets. The police are skeptical. The mayor won't listen. And Kat's chief suspect is one of the town's most prominent citizens. The final body-- might be hers. With the death toll rising, Kat races to expose a deadly predator who is closer than she ever dreamt. And every move she makes could be her very last"--Container.
Never say die by Tess Gerritsen ( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Attempting to discover what happened to her father twenty years earlier, Willy travels to Vietnam, where she meets ex-soldier Guy Barnard, who is willing to help her but has hidden motives of his own.
Abandoned houses Adoptees Audiobooks Audiobooks Body snatching Communicable diseases Conspiracies Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories, American Epidemics Europe Fiction Forensic pathologists History Hostage negotiations Isles, Maura (Fictitious character) Large type books Maine Massachusetts--Boston Medical examiners (Law) Mothers and sons Murder--Investigation Museums Nuns--Crimes against Police Policewomen Psychological fiction Psychological fiction Rizzoli, Jane, Detective (Fictitious character) Satanism--Rituals Serial murderers Serial murder investigation Serial murders Space stations Suspense fiction Suspense fiction, American Talking books Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc. Twins United States.--National Aeronautics and Space Administration Violence Winter storms Women astronauts Women--Crimes against Women detectives Women forensic scientists Women murderers Women physicians Wyoming
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