Internationally bestselling author Tess Gerritsen is a graduate of Stanford University and went on to medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, where she was awarded her M.D. Since 1987, her books have been translated into 37 languages, and more than 25 million copies have been sold around the world. She has received the Nero Wolfe Award and the Rita Award, and she was a finalist for the Edgar award. Now retired from medicine, she writes full time. She lives in Maine.
"Tess Gerritsen brings us action, adventure and compelling romance." -RT Book Reviews "Gerritsen's romances are thrillers from beginning to end." -Portland Press Herald "Tess Gerritsen writes some of the smartest, most compelling thrillers around." -Bookreporter "Gerritsen is tops in her genre." - USA TODAY "Riveting... Gerritsen knows how to fashion credible, dimensional characters."-Los Angeles Times "Tess Gerritsen is an automatic must-read in my house." -Stephen King "Ms. Gerritsen is a master!" -RT Book Reviews "Tess Gerritsen...throws one twist after another until the excitement is almost unbearable." -San Jose Mercury News "Gerritsen is tops in her genre." -USA TODAY "Gerritsen is tops in her genre." USA TODAY "Gerritsen is tops in her genre." USA TODAY"