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In a Stalker’s Sights…unless they can stop him.

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A delightful story of a love that defies time

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He’s a murderer and believes he’s the most evil creature on earth.

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A Valentine’s Day promise sixteen years in the making…

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An outcast finds a dying man who changes her life.

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He’s already lost one woman he loved…he’s not about to lose another.

The Woman with the Cure by Lynn Cullen


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Also by Lynn Cullen:

The Woman with the Cure, March 2023
Trade Paperback / e-Book / audiobook
The Sisters of Summit Avenue, May 2020
Paperback / e-Book
Twain's End, June 2016
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Twain's End, October 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
Mrs. Poe, October 2013
Hardcover / e-Book
Reign Of Madness, May 2012
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
The Creation of Eve, February 2011
Hardcover / e-Book

The Woman with the Cure
Lynn Cullen

March 2023
On Sale: February 21, 2023
Featuring: Dorothy Horstmann
432 pages
ISBN: 059343806X
EAN: 9780593438060
Kindle: B09ZRQJNHZ
Trade Paperback / e-Book / audiobook
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Women's Fiction Historical

She gave up everything — and changed the world.

A riveting novel based on the true story of the woman who stopped a pandemic, from the bestselling author of Mrs. Poe.
In 1940s and ’50s America, polio is as dreaded as the atomic bomb. No one’s life is untouched by this disease that kills or paralyzes its victims, particularly children. Outbreaks of the virus across the country regularly put American cities in lockdown. Some of the world’s best minds are engaged in the race to find a vaccine. The man who succeeds will be a god.
But Dorothy Horstmann is not focused on beating her colleagues to the vaccine. She just wants the world to have a cure. Applying the same determination that lifted her from a humble background as the daughter of immigrants, to becoming a doctor –often the only woman in the room--she hunts down the monster where it lurks: in the blood.
This discovery of hers, and an error by a competitor, catapults her closest colleague to a lead in the race. When his chance to win comes on a worldwide scale, she is asked to sink or validate his vaccine—and to decide what is forgivable, and how much should be sacrificed, in pursuit of the cure.


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