——Marshall Ramsey, Editor-at-Large and Cartoonist, Mississippi Today/ Emmy Winner and twice Pulitzer Finalist
In Party Favors a financially struggling, young orthopedic surgeon on the Mississippi Gulf Coast is tempted to sell his patients’ leftover narcotics to save his drowning surgical practice, even hook new patients on opioids for financial gain. Local police work to connect his medical practice to a drug trafficking ring run by his secretary’s family. Written by a practicing physician, Party Favors was inspired by true stories of the rampant national and worldwide crisis of opioid and related drug abuse. The novel details complex characters, relationships, and situations that test the deepest moral and ethical codes.
Darden North once again writes the prescription for a perfect thriller … a dose of current events mixed in an engaging story. Need a great book to read? Party Favors is just what the doctor ordered.
Editor-at-Large and Cartoonist, Mississippi Today/ Emmy Winner
and twice Pulitzer Finalist