A Heartbeat Away: A Novel

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David C Cook, Sep 1, 2012 - Fiction - 384 pages
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When a brilliant surgeon undergoes a heart transplant, her life transforms as she begins experiencing memories of a murder she never witnessed. The residents worship her. Nurses step out of her way. Her colleagues respect and sometimes even fear her. But surgeon Tori Taylor never expected to end up on this side of the operating table. Now she has a new heart. This life that was formerly controlled and predictable is now chaotic. Dr. Taylor had famously protected herself from love or commitment, but her walls are beginning to crumble.  And strangest of all, memories surface that will take her on a journey out of the operating room and into a murder investigation.  Where there once was a heart of stone, there is a heart of flesh. And there is no going back.
 

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User Review  - Sufficient in Jesus - Christianbook.com

After being swept away one stormy summer evening by the disturbing, powerful tale of a soul's redemption that is An Open Heart, I knew I wanted to read Dr. Kraus' A Heartbeat Away!!! David C Cook ... Read full review

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User Review  - SusanGibsonSnodgrss - LibraryThing

I've read many of Harry Kraus's books and this is quite possibly his best work ever. I'm amazed at the man's talent and his heart for God. Dr. Tori Taylor is a brilliant oncology surgeon but she is ... Read full review

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Harry Kraus, M.D. is a board-certified surgeon, medical missionary to East Africa, and accomplished writer of both non-fiction and fiction. Medical realism and gripping plotlines distinguish his writing, as he gets most of his ideas with a scalpel in hand. Dr. Kraus resides in Kenya with his wife, Kris, and the youngest of his three sons.

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