Gravity: A Novel of Medical Suspense (Google eBook)
A young NASA doctor must combat a lethal microbe that is multiplying in the deadliest of environments -- space -- in this acclaimed blockbuster of medical suspense from Tess Gerritsen, bestselling author of Harvest, Life Support, and Bloodstream.
Dr. Emma Watson has been training for the adventure of a lifetime: to study living beings in space. But her mission aboard the International Space Station turns into a nightmare beyond imagining when a culture of single-celled organisms begins to regenerate out of control -- and infects the space station crew with agonizing and deadly results. Emma struggles to contain the outbreak while back on Earth her estranged husband, Jack McCallum, works frantically with NASA to bring her home. But there will be no rescue. The contagion now threatens Earth's population, and the astronauts are stranded in orbit, quarantined aboard the station -- where they are dying one by one...
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Review: GravityUser Review - Ryan - Goodreads
Cool premise, filled with Gerritsen's knowledge of trauma medicine and well-researched information on space travel. The conclusion is a little too tidy for me, but kept me turning the pages. Read full review
Review: Gravity (Medical Thrillers #4)User Review - Andrew - Goodreads
Tess Gerritsen is a master crafts woman and Gravity is an all out winner, I loved it! The meticulous attention to detail of the intricacies of space travel/orbit set her apart. Properly researched, a ... Read full review