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Resistant - A Novel

Michael Palmer

They kill without conscience or remorse. They are the most ruthless enemy we have ever faced. And they are one millionth our size...Prepare to be shocked-and mesmerized-by Resistant, the latest novel of thrilling medical suspense from New York Times bestselling author Michael Palmer. When Dr. Lou Welcome fills in last minute for his boss at a national conference in Atlanta he brings along his best friend, Cap Duncan. But an accident turns tragic when Cap injures his leg while running. Surgeons manage to save the leg, but the open wound is the perfect breeding ground for a deadly microbial invader committed to eating Cap alive from the inside out. Meanwhile, hundreds of miles away, a teenaged girl is fighting for her life against the same bacteria. The germ is resistant to any known antibiotic and the government scientist tasked with finding a cure has been kidnapped. Turning to the Centers for Disease Control for help, Lou Welcome uncovers a link to a shadowy group known as One Hundred Neighbors that has infiltrated our society and is using our health institutions as hostages. Like the deadly germs they can unleash, One Hundred Neighbors will stop at nothing to further their agenda. From the hospital corridors where anything you touch can mean your end, to the top corridors of power in this race against time, Lou must stop an epidemic, save his best friend, and face even his own most terrifying demons. From the New York Times bestselling author comes another heart stopping thriller that will make you look at the world around you in a new and frightening way. "When you open the pages of a Michael Palmer novel, you know you are in the hands of a pro." -The Huffington Post

They kill without conscience or remorse. They are the most ruthless enemy we have ever faced. And they are one millionth our size...Prepare to be shocked-and mesmerized-by Resistant, the latest novel of thrilling medical suspense from New York Times bestselling author Michael Palmer. When Dr. Lou Welcome fills in last minute for his boss at a national conference in Atlanta he brings along his best friend, Cap Duncan. But an accident turns tragic when Cap injures his leg while running. Surgeons manage to save the leg, but the open wound is the perfect breeding ground for a deadly microbial invader committed to eating Cap alive from the inside out. Meanwhile, hundreds of miles away, a teenaged girl is fighting for her life against the same bacteria. The germ is resistant to any known antibiotic and the government scientist tasked with finding a cure has been kidnapped. Turning to the Centers for Disease Control for help, Lou Welcome uncovers a link to a shadowy group known as One Hundred Neighbors that has infiltrated our society and is using our health institutions as hostages. Like the deadly germs they can unleash, One Hundred Neighbors will stop at nothing to further their agenda. From the hospital corridors where anything you touch can mean your end, to the top corridors of power in this race against time, Lou must stop an epidemic, save his best friend, and face even his own most terrifying demons. From the New York Times bestselling author comes another heart stopping thriller that will make you look at the world around you in a new and frightening way. "When you open the pages of a Michael Palmer novel, you know you are in the hands of a pro." -The Huffington Post
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They kill without conscience or remorse. They are the most ruthless enemy we have ever faced. And they are one millionth our size...Prepare to be shocked-and mesmerized-by Resistant, the latest novel of thrilling medical suspense from New York Times bestselling author Michael Palmer. When Dr. Lou Welcome fills in last minute for his boss at a national conference in Atlanta he brings along his best friend, Cap Duncan. But an accident turns tragic when Cap injures his leg while running. Surgeons manage to save the leg, but the open wound is the perfect breeding ground for a deadly microbial invader committed to eating Cap alive from the inside out. Meanwhile, hundreds of miles away, a teenaged girl is fighting for her life against the same bacteria. The germ is resistant to any known antibiotic and the government scientist tasked with finding a cure has been kidnapped. Turning to the Centers for Disease Control for help, Lou Welcome uncovers a link to a shadowy group known as One Hundred Neighbors that has infiltrated our society and is using our health institutions as hostages. Like the deadly germs they can unleash, One Hundred Neighbors will stop at nothing to further their agenda. From the hospital corridors where anything you touch can mean your end, to the top corridors of power in this race against time, Lou must stop an epidemic, save his best friend, and face even his own most terrifying demons. From the New York Times bestselling author comes another heart stopping thriller that will make you look at the world around you in a new and frightening way. "When you open the pages of a Michael Palmer novel, you know you are in the hands of a pro." -The Huffington Post

Language:

English

Narrators:

Robert Petkoff

Length:

12h 40m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

11:17


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

08:16


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

19:10


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

10:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

17:03


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

12:11


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

16:55


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

18:16


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

12:04


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

13:00


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

13:13


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:52


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

09:36


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

10:19


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

12:32


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

11:19


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:13


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

13:17


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

18:48


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:27


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

08:15


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

19:07


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

08:56


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

13:47


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

12:20


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

12:22


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

18:26


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

18:27


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

15:47


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

18:19


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

13:14


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

12:58


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

14:22


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

18:39


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

07:14


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

17:32


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

06:28


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

16:57


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

07:37


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

11:44


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

09:05


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

08:31


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

08:44


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

19:15


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

08:45


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

12:32


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

15:21


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

14:19


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

13:23


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

15:39


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

15:04


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

12:05


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

17:32


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

10:52


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

17:27


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

14:58


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

12:18


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

01:06


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

00:52