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Author Robin CookRobin Cook was born on May 4, 1940 in Brooklyn, New York, and spent his early years in Woodside, Queens before moving to Leonia, New Jersey. He graduated from Wesleyan University summa cum laude with a major in chemistry and a distinction in government. He then attended Columbia University Medical School and spent his medical school summer electives setting up a blood/gas lab for the Jacques Cousteau Oceanographic Institute in Monaco.

Following residency training in general surgery, Dr. Cook was then drafted into the Navy and spent a tour of duty in the South Pacific on the submarine the USS Kamehameha before being transferred to the Deep Submarine Systems Project. After his completion of military service, he then undertook a second residency in ophthalmology at Harvard. After completion of his second residency, he opened a small private practice of medicine and matriculated at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government in public policy. He also accepted a clinical position at Harvard Medical School to teach residents and to see patients at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.

Cook is widely credited with introducing the word "medical" to the thriller genre, and thirty-four years after the publication of his breakthrough novel, Coma, he continues to dominate the category he created. Cook has successfully combined medical fact with fantasy to produce a succession of twenty-eight New York Times bestsellers that have been translated into forty some languages.

Cook currently works and lives in Florida.

Robin Cook Book List and Awards
His website: www.robincook.com
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Cell
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Nano
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Death Benefit
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Cure
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Host | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Host | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. October 2015 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Contagion | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Contagion | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1995 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Harmful Intent | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Harmful Intent | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1990 NY: Putnam First edition, later printing, near-fine (some toning)  in a near-fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Crisis by Robin Cook | Book - Advance Reading Copy Cook, Robin | Crisis | Book - Advance Reading Copy

2006 NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons  Advance reading copy, mint, new/unread in pictorial wraps.

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Outbreak | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Outbreak | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book  1988 NY: Putnam First Edition  First edition, first printing, near-fine (page toning) in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Crisis by Robin Cook | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Crisis | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2006 NY: Putnam First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Blindsight | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Blindsight | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1992 NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Toxin | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Toxin | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Seizure | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Seizure | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2003 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Vector | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Vector | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1999 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Seizure | Cook, Robin | First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Seizure | First Edition Copy

2003 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket.   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Shock | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Shock | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2001 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, fine in a near-fine (wrinkling to front) dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Terminal | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Terminal | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1993 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Vital Signs | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Vital Signs | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1990 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Chromosome 6 | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Chromosome 6 | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1997 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Vital Signs | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Vital Signs | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1990 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Acceptable Risk | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Acceptable Risk | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. January 1995 NY: Penguin Group First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Sphinx | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Sphinx | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. May 1979  NY: Putnam First edition, first printing, near-fine (small stain to rear-top edge) in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Contagion | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Contagion | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1995 NY: Putnam  First edition, later printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Mortal Fear | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Mortal Fear | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1988 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, fine in a good (delamination to rear-corner) dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Critical | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Critical | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2007 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Outbreak | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Outbreak | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book  1988 NY: Putnam First Edition  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Harmful Intent | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Harmful Intent | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1990 NY: Putnam First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Terminal | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Terminal | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1993 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, near-fine in a near-fine (scuff to back) dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Mutation | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Mutation | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1989 NY: Putnam First edition, first printing, near-fine (page toning) in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Terminal | Cook, Robin | First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Terminal | First Edition Copy

First Edition Hardcover Book.  1993 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Shock | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Shock | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2001 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Terminal | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Terminal | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1993 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Foreign Body | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Foreign Body | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2008 NY: Putnam Adult  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Host | Cook, Robin | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Robin | Host | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. October 2015 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Robin Cook Bibliography

  • Year of the Intern - 1972
  • Coma - 1977
  • Sphinx - 1979
  • Brain - 1981
  • Fever - 1982
  • Godplayer - 1982
  • Mindbend - 1985
  • Outbreak - 1987
  • Mortal Fear - 1988
  • Mutation - 1989
  • Harmful Intent - 1990
  • Vital Signs - 1991
  • Blindsight - 1992
  • Terminal - 1993
  • Fatal Cure - 1994
  • Acceptable Risk - 1994
  • Contagion - 1995
  • Chromosome 6 - 1997
  • Invasion - 1997
  • Toxic - 1998
  • Vector - 1999
  • Abduction - 2000
  • Shock - 2001
  • Seizure - 2003
  • Marker - 2005
  • Crisis - 2006
  • Critical - 2007
  • Foreign Body - 2008
  • Intervention - 2009
  • Cure - 2010
  • Death Benefit - 2011
  • Nano - 2012
  • Cell - 2014
  • Host - 2015

Robin Cook Awards
  • 2002 "Author of Vision" presented by the RP International Organization

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