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The Deception (Dan Sheridan #4)

3.44  ·  Rating Details ·  41 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
From Barry Reed, New York Times best-selling author of The Choice, The Indictment, and The Verdict, comes a suspenseful psychological thriller and courtroom drama involving medical malpractice and sexual intrigue.
At seventeen, Donna DiTullio was a highly ranked tennis player with world-class potential. At twenty-one, she's hospitalized as a suicidal manic-depressive. But u
Paperback, 422 pages
Published April 15th 1998 by St. Martin's Paperbacks (first published April 1st 1997)
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Jan 08, 2016 Colleen rated it really liked it
Aside from a few medical inaccuracies and some out-dated stereotyping of a psychiatric nurse, this is a sophisticated, well-written courtroom drama with a good twist at the end, albeit resulting in fairly conventional plotting of “save the girl on the railway tracks.” The critical incident is very similar to a real life event I’m familiar with, such that I wonder if the author knew of this particular case (a patient “falls” off the 5th floor lounge in a hospital, in an apparent suicide attempt). ...more
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Read this during the time I was having 35 radiation treatments. Don't remember anything more than title and author, but I did finish reading it.
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Excellent. Kept me engrossed. Thought I was going to be disappointed in the ending, but a surprise move kept me a satisfied reader.
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Graduate of Holy Cross and Boston College Law School.

Boston attorney who was a recipient of the Clarence Darrow Award for trial excellence, was a past president of the Massachusetts Trial Lawyers Association, a former governor of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Lawyers and a co-founder of the American Society of Law and Medicine.
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