Caduceus Awry Book Summary and Study Guide

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Caduceus Awry

Dr. Mark Valentine, once a highly-respected plastic surgeon, struggles to overcome alcoholism so that he can get his license to practice medicine reinstated. His life takes a turn for the worse when he is abducted at gunpoint from the Emergency Room at Charity and flown to a location hundreds of miles away. Subsequent events lead to him being pursued by a Jesus Dimaria, a vicious Mafia hit man. Mark manages to stay one step ahead of Jesus as he tries to identify Charity's serial killer in order to save the life of Dr. Ed Billingsworth, the only person with the power to help him get his license back.
Click here to see the rest of this review

The review of this Book prepared by H. Thomas Milhorn

Get your copy of the book

Chapter Analysis of Caduceus Awry

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 30% Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes If story PRIMARILY about main chr. being hunted...    -   hunted by killer/stalker

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   doctor Age:    -   40's-50's


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Deep South

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   descript. of other female areas Unusual forms of death    -   poisoning Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

Books with storylines, themes & endings like Caduceus Awry

H. Thomas Milhorn Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian