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Strange practice : a Dr. Greta Helsing novel

Orbit

Author Shaw, Vivian
Edition First edition
Description 1 online resource (385 pages)
ISBN 9780316434546, 031643454X, 9780316434614, 0316434612, ,
Subject Women physicians, Medicine, Patients, Cults, Murder, FICTION / Fantasy / Contemporary., FICTION / Fantasy / Paranormal., FICTION / Action & Adventure., FICTION / Fantasy / General., FICTION / Fantasy / Urban Life., Cults., Medicine, Murder., Patients., Women physicians.
Location Main Adult Science Fiction/Fantasy
Status Available

Summary

"Meet Greta Helsing, fast-talking doctor to the undead. Keeping the supernatural community not-alive and well in London has been her family's specialty for generations. Greta Helsing inherited the family's highly specialized, and highly peculiar, medical practice. She treats the undead for a host of ills -- vocal strain in banshees, arthritis in barrow-wights, and entropy in mummies. Although barely making ends meet, this is just the quiet, supernatural-adjacent life Greta's been groomed for since childhood. Until a sect of murderous monks emerges, killing human and undead Londoners alike. As terror takes hold of the city, Greta must use her unusual skills to stop the cult if she hopes to save her practice, and her life"--