The euthanist

by Alex Dolan

Written in English
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ADVENTURE / THRILLER. In this auspicious debut, Alex Dolan announces himself as a virtuoso of psychological suspense and a rightful heir to masters of the genre like Gillian Flynn and Megan Abbott. A young woman helps to end the lives of people with terminal diseases, her reasons her own. When she helps the wrong person, she will be roped into a plot to gain vengeance on behalf of dozens. Her journey will make her question everything she ever thought she knew about herself. And the last life she ends may be her own. They know her as Kali. She is there to see them off into the afterlife with kindness, with efficiency, and with two needles. She s been a part of the right-to-die movement for years, an integral member, complicit in the deaths of twenty-seven men and women, all suffering from terminal illnesses. And she just helped the wrong patient.

Edition Notes

StatementAlex Dolan
The Physical Object
Pagination272 pages
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27185672M
ISBN 101626815496
ISBN 109781626815490
OCLC/WorldCa911054197

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It's definitely my type of book, and in this interview, I ask author Alex Dolan about some of the controversial topics that underlie the story. Tell us how you got into writing. Euthanasia (from Greek: εὐθανασία; "good death": εὖ, eu; "well" or "good" + θάνατος, thanatos; "death") is the practice of intentionally ending a life to relieve pain and suffering.

Different countries have different euthanasia British House of Lords select committee on medical ethics defines euthanasia as "a deliberate intervention undertaken with the express.

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