Tampa, FL, August 05, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Durban House has published Locked In by Dr. Michael Esposito, which is the author’s breakout novel and stunningly illuminates the world of medicine and malpractice law in a way that fiction never could. Locked In is an intelligent, fast-paced thriller of deceit, greed, and murder set in Tampa’s medical and legal community.
Dr. Esposito, who has spent ten years as a private practice radiologist in the Tampa Bay area, uses his vast experience to give readers an insider’s view of medicine and malpractice law. His characters and imagery transport the reader beyond the pages and into a terrifying world of medicine gone awry. Locked In clearly positions Dr. Esposito as one of America’s premier writers of medical thrillers.
Deftly constructed at 430 pages, the 8.9 x 5.9 paperback is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the Suspense/Thriller category. Locked In is available nationwide at retail locations as well as worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble for a suggested retail price of $15.95. The website www.mikeespositomd.com was launched simultaneously with the book’s publication.
About the Book (Excerpts & Info)
Dr. John Armstrong, a respected Tampa radiologist, lives a privileged life built on a crumbling foundation. Cal Burton, his college roommate, is Tampa’s premier medical malpractice attorney. The two men form a group to defraud insurance companies in medical malpractice cases. Initially their scheme is successful but greed pushes them too far.
Unbeknownst to Armstrong, the group begins to use their patients as pawns in their malpractice game. Armstrong discovers their plot and attempts to break free. Before he can, the group sets him up for one final case. His battle to free himself without losing it all leads to thrilling climax.
"In his breakout novel Locked In, Dr. Esposito has established himself as one of America's premier writers of medical thrillers. I read it in one setting. A terrific story well told."
– Kit Sloane,
Margot O'banion & Max Skull Series
ISBN: 1930754981 Format: 8.9 x 5.9 Paperback SRP: $15.95
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About the Author
Growing up in NYC, Mike Esposito never imagined that he would end up in Florida. After graduating high school on Staten Island, he attended the University of Florida studying nuclear engineering and then went on to medical school at University of South Florida in Tampa. After completing his four-year radiology residency in USF he continued on with a fellowship in Neuroradiology at Duke University during which time he published five papers in medical literature. Since 1996, Dr. Esposito has been in private practice radiology in the Tampa area.