"Nick, Nick, throw it here! Come on, let it go!"
Nick Garrity cocked his right arm and lofted a perfect spiral to the gangly youth waiting across the yard. The boy, who would have been happy to keep playing until midnight, gathered in the pass effortlessly and immediately threw it back.
"Okay, that's it, Reggie. I gotta take Chance for a run and then get ready for work."
"One more pass. Just one more. After dinner I'll go over to your place and take Chance out. Promise."
Through the gloom of what was going to be a stormy evening, Nick could
Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Michael Palmer's novel The Last Surgeon. The New York Times bestselling author and master of medical suspense delivers another shocker of a thriller filled with insider details and a terrifying psychopath. Surgeon Nick Garrity, a vet suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, spends his days and nights dispensing medical treatment from a mobile clinic to the homeless in D.C. and Baltimore. In addition, he is constantly on the lookout for his best friend who was recr