Tense, thrilling, and entirely plausible, A Heartbeat Away will make you reflect, wonder, and be truly afraid.
Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Michael Palmer's medical thriller novel A Heartbeat Away, narrated by Robert Petkoff. The New York Times bestselling author and master of suspense delivers another novel at the crossroads of politics and medicine in this shocker of a thriller.
“Actor Robert Petkoff delivers a tense, exciting performance. He’s especially proficient as the crafty female speaker of the House. Petkoff’s virtuosity makes this thriller intense and as close to reality as one dares to think about.” – AudioFile Magazine
“Robert Petkoff is excellent as narrator not only at maintaining the pace but also at providing the voices of the varied accents of men and women. Transitions are seamless and unobtrusive. Palmer’s fans will be enthralled.” – Sound Commentary
“Robert Petkoff proves to be the perfect choice to narrate Palmer’s latest medical thriller…Petkoff never misses a beat in his reading of this high-octane medical thriller, fully realizing each scene and character with ease. His energetic and skillful performance will keep listeners on the edge of their seats.” – Publishers Weekly
“Actor Robert Petkoff does an exceptional job of narrating Palmer’s follow-up to The Last Surgeon (2010), perfectly capturing each character’s unique accent, quirks, and personality and rendering Griffin’s best friend and colleague Melvin especially well. Sure to keep listeners on the edge of their seats; highly recommended for mystery/thriller fans.” – Library Journal
“Skillfully narrated by Robert Petkoff, A Heartbeat Away is a gripping saga that remains tense to the very end.” – The Midwest Book Review
“Tense, thrilling, and entirely plausible, A Heartbeat Away will make you reflect, wonder, and be truly afraid.” – Bookin’ with Bingo
Michael Palmer, read by Robert Petkoff