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Orphan #8 / Kim van Alkemade.

Orphan #8 / Kim van Alkemade.
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C0001773787 N ALKE
Novels   Tully Library . . Available .  
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ISBN 9780062338303
Call Number ALKE
Author Alkemade, Kim van
Title Orphan #8 / Kim van Alkemade.
Variant title Orphan number 8
Orphan number eight
Edition First edition.
Published New York, NY William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
Physical description 381, 19 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Content type text
Media type unmediated
Carrier type volume
Notes Includes reading group guide.
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary In 1919, four-year-old Rachel Rabinowitz is placed in the Hebrew Infant Home where Dr. Mildred Solomon is conducting medical research on the children. Dr. Solomon subjects Rachel to an experimental course of X-ray treatments that establish the doctor's reputation while risking the little girl's health. Now it's 1954, and Rachel is a nurse in the hospice wing of the Old Hebrews Home when elderly Dr. Solomon becomes her patient. Realizing the power she holds over the helpless doctor, Rachel embarks on a dangerous experiment of her own design. Before the night shift ends, Rachel will be forced to choose between forgiveness and revenge.
Subject Nurse and patient -- Fiction
Orphans -- Fiction
Jewish orphans -- Fiction
Human experimentation in medicine -- Fiction
Revenge -- Fiction
New York (State) -- New York
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Genre Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
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