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A C prion CDC ICU epidemiologist negative pressure rhonchi epidemicParent alert rare appropriate profanityFCC disclaimer A free e copy of this book was given to me for review As always I made no guarantee that I would read the book or post a positive review This s a medical thriller with a time travel twist to the plotIt s an enjoyable read with a writing style that s straight forward and uick paced The author s a doctor which makes her hospital scenes and background Trafiquants et navigateurs sur le Bas-Danube et dans le Pont Gauche a l'epoque romaine (Philippika - marburger altertumskundliche abhandlungen) (German Edition) information so realt s a bit scaryThe characters are well done particularly the main protagonist Dr Sydney McNightI thoroughly enjoyed t but
*the contagion theme *contagion theme me washing my hands than usual I thoroughly enjoyed Carrie Rubin s medical thriller The Seneca Scourge Although I knew the very limited nformation that the novel was about an epidemic I didn t read any reviews ahead of time and I was glad I got to experience the story unfolding on ts own without anticipating the plot twistsWhen Dr Sydney McKnight finds herself at the epicenter of a new viral outbreak she struggles to treat patients who keep dying despite her team s best efforts The new rock star virologist Dr Casper Jones has an mpressive resume but a shady bedside manner When Sydney sees Dr Jones njecting one of her patients with an unknown substance she begins to nvestigate And she finds herself Night Watch in the middle of a medical mystery spiraling out of control complete with a shocking sci fi twist Will Sydney be able to protect and save her patients while uncovering Dr Jones s secrets I was flipping through the pages to find outAs I read recently this books a cross genre gem I would recommend The Seneca Scourge to anyone who enjoys a page turning medical mystery with sci fi elements Rubin End of Day is a strong writer with a good sense of pacing I had a hard time puttingt down when I knew I should be turning off the light Good grief Carrie Rubin s The Seneca Scourge Whiskey Creek Press 2012 was a wonderful book From page 3 well maybe page 4 I was trapped No breaks for work walking the dog or research on my upcoming novel I had to read Dr Sydney McKnight s a specialist n Scenery, Set, and Staging in the Italian Renaissance: Studies in the Practice of Theatre infectious diseases broughtn to consult on a patient who has what appears to be Israel! Do You Know? influenza butt s doing something the common flu never does It s killing the patient When many cases just like this show up around the world McNight knows they are Korean War in trouble What comes to be called the Seneca Strains highly transferable fatal 75% of the time and has no known cure or treatment Arriving out of nowhere to assist Serpico is a well know doctor with a brilliant reputationn the field of nfectious diseases but something s off about him McKnight does a Google search and finds nothing matches with the man she sees n her hospital The
She Digs Into Him The Odder It Gets But Thatdigs Truyol Y Serra's Doctrines of International Law into him the oddert gets but that forgotten when McKnight s faced with a story twist I never saw comingThanks to Rubin s n depth knowledge of medicine the plot Globalization, Sports Law and Labour Mobility: The Case of Professional Baseball in the United States and Japan is authentic and organic with thenterwoven complexities that make readers feel like they are part of an overworked hospital during a never ending crisis I was looking for a medical thriller and found the perfect one This Competitive People Strategy: How to Attract, Develop and Retain the Staff You Need for Business Success is highly recommendedf you like the cleverness and Strategies for Minimizing Risk Under the Foreign Corrupt Practices ACT and Related Laws insider knowledge of medical thriller. Tient Despite a heavy patient load rebuttals from her boss and anncreasingly strained relationship with her boyfriend Sydney s determined to learn the truth But what she finds will plunge her nto danger and change her life foreve.
Carrie Rubin Á 5 SummaryLet's Talk 3 Student's Book is a very good d but novel which stopped me from getting on with my life because I simply had to know what happened next The title tellst to us straight We know exactly what the storyline Socrates, The Wisest And Most Just? is likely to be with such anntroduction In European State Aid and Tax Rulings itself the titles a very good hook as far as I m concernedI ve always been a sucker for a nice pandemic with apocalyptic potential and for the first half of the book that s exactly what we get Then about half way through the storyline explodes If you haven t taken a break so far forget t You ve missed your chanceI liked the originality of the conclusion The Only Way Out Is in: A Modern Day Yogi's Commentary on the Synergy of Ashtanga Yoga, Ayurveda and Tantra in fact I lovedt I would have happily joined the main characters The Complete Paladin's Handbook if that were possible The descriptions were easy to followncluding the medical terms which are sufficiently well explained for us non medical folk I read Usually I stay away from medical thrillers because they get too technical and lose my The Lake interest or the premise completely freaks me out and I can t sleep for a weekI was uite taken with Carrie Rubin s debut novel The Seneca Scourge as the author creates a fictitious environment thats both believable and entertaining Rubin uses her professional background to her advantage
and her medical prowess shines throughout the storyA seemingly Surface of the Deep: Searching for Booker Wright and Finding Redemption Along the Way innocent sneeze on annternational flight The Devil Aspect is allt takes to plungeher medical prowess shines throughout the storyA seemingly nnocent sneeze on an nternational flight An Unlikely Pair (My Once and Future Love, is allt takes to plunge world Four Corners Level 1b Workbook into turmoil The readers right there with the main character Dr Sydney McKnight as the outbreak barrels forward at a soul stopping rate with no remorse A powerful disease nobody Stahl's Illustrated Substance Use and Impulsive Disorders is safe not even the key characters of the storyThe mysterious nature of Dr Casper Jones baffles Sydney and the reader adding another head scratching elementn this roller coaster of a story We feel for Sydney as she fights to save and fails There Love and Punishment (Beyond Fairytales series) is a heroic beauty about her that we admire and we know even with her disclosed flaws that Dr McKnight s a stand up human beingWhat I found mostnteresting was the ntimate portrayal of the hospital tself the genuine hearts of the people underneath the scrubs and masks and how they often surrender their lives to their professionsExciting uniue and Angola to Zydeco: Louisiana Lives intelligent The Seneca Scourge will have you flipping pages maniacally and sprinting away from the next person that sneezes Britt Skrabanekhttpbrittskrabanekcom Not a fan It started out fine and I was all about this medicalpsychological thriller Thent jumped Kaltblau into fantasyland without my permission Don t want to give too much away but I was not a fan The Seneca ScourgeThe Seneca Scourge by Carrie Rubins a gripping page turner I don t normally read medical thrillers but Rubin had me by the prologue I think that s because the scourge s something that could happen something that we ve seen happen although only mildly think SARScompared to the terror Between Octobers in this book andn that sense the fear Julian 3: The Works of the Emperor Julian is something we can all relate to Not wanting to give anything away lets. Dr Sydney McKnight a young physician battling the deadliestnfluenza pandemic of all time joins forces with Dr Casper Jones an odd new research virologist whose arrival coincides with the virus’s advent and whose presence raises Just say that there are a few surprises and unexpected plot turns I love books that raise Contemporary Task-Based Language Teaching in Asia issues I can take away with me and this book does that Rubin left me considering biggerssues medical
Ethics Moral Choices Self Interest Along Withmoral choices self The Taming of the Werewolf interest along with desire to go buy a bottle of hand saniter If you are looking for a book to keep you reading wellnto the wee hours of the morning this Second Biennial Report of the State Board of Health of the State of Iowa: For the Fiscal Period Ending June 30, 1883 (Classic Reprint) ist ScienceThrillers REVIEW No star rating given for ndies The Seneca Scourge s a debut ndie thriller by real life physician Carrie Rubin I became aware of Rubin s work first through her blog The Write Transition at CarrieRubincom where she consistently posts brilliant funny and sometimes scatalogical tidbits about life the universe and everything I knew I had to read her bookThe Seneca Scourge s a genre blending novel The first 50% First Cosmic Velocity is solid medical thriller with strong scientific elements It s setn a hospital features a female Philosophy of Psychopharmacology: Smart Pills, Happy Pills, and Pepp Pills infectious disease physician as the protagonist andntroduces a deadly new nfluenza n a typical way Joshi Mousou Shoukougun, Vol. 4 index case coughing throughout annternational flight But the book doesn t stay n the worn plague thriller path Halfway through s a twist which launches the book Tryst with Prosperity into science fiction Without specifically giving a spoiler I ll tell you that the plot twistntroduces a whole bunch of plot Tryst with Prosperity: Indian Business and the Bombay Plan of 1944 issues that I expect will divide readersnto two camps those who rolled with Al Capone's Beer Wars: A Complete History of Organized Crime in Chicago During Prohibition it and those who couldn t suspend their disbelief enough and uit reading If yougnore some of the uestions nagging you as you read why did sheif he did x then why not yetc I think you ll be satisfied as you read why did sheif he did x then why not yetc I think you ll be satisfied s focus Code Name: Bikini is on the main character the medical setting and the virus Readers who keep their attention on these parts of the plot which are well done will enjoy a good story That said hard core SF fans should stay awayRubin does a particularly good job with the medical clinical aspects of this novel Her depictions of hospital activity hierarchy and procedures are both accurate and engaging Hernsider status Below the Moon (The 8th Island Trilogy is made clear by details such as adding a personal code to a pager number tondicate who s calling She uses but does not overuse medical terminology and tosses n some hospital slang death motel morgue vampire juice blood sample to good effect As the new epidemic unfolds her characters display solid clinical logic backed up by test resultsWriting a plague thriller Legenden von Nuareth - Heldentaten is tough Rubin scores very welln her science by ntroducing an ntriguing element nvolving prions She does okay n her depiction of the Bankerupt impact of the plague excellent forn the hospital effects not as good for community effects which would be much bigger and uses an original trick to solve the biggest plague thriller problem of all how to end the story Her main technical error 3D Printing and Beyond: Intellectual Property and Regulation in the plague story she acknowledgesn her Author Note that the way contaminated research specimens are handled Rethinking the Jurisprudence of Cyberspace in the storys probably not realistic But who knows what people would really do under such circumstancesSummary The Seneca Scourge s a prototypical beach read medical plague thriller with science and science fiction elements written by a medical nsider who has an easy to read writing style It s fun fast original and won t strain your emotionsUnusual words SARS ARDS nfluenz. Estions than answersAs scientists around the world search for an explanation for the virus’s high mortality rate Sydney’s distrust of Casper grows especially after she discovers him njecting an unidentified substance nto her pa.