- WI, USA
- member since September 12, 2010
The doctors call it Munchausen by proxy,
theÂ Â terrifyingdisease that causes parents to induceÂ Â illnessin their own children. Now, in his mostÂ Â frighteningcase, Dr. Alex Delaware may have to proveÂ Â thata child's own mother or father is making herÂ Â sick. Twenty-one-month-old Cassie JonesÂ Â isbright, energetic, the picture of health. YetÂ Â herparents rush her to the emergency room nightÂ Â afternight with medical symptoms no doctor canÂ Â explain.Cassie's parents seem sympathetic andÂ Â deeplyconcerned. Her favorite nurse is a model ofÂ Â devotion.Yet when child psychologist AlexÂ Â Delawareis called in to investigate, instinct tells himÂ Â thatone of them may be a monster. ThenÂ Â aphysician at the hospital is brutally murdered.Â Â Ashadowy death is revealed. And Alex and hisÂ Â friendLAPD detective Milo Sturgis have only hoursÂ Â touncover the link between these shocking eventsÂ Â andthe fate of an innocent child.