Tess Gerritsen's Rizzoli and Isles books in order – Dead GoodThus far, eleven gritty and gruesome titles have been published in the Rizzoli and Isles series — the most recent being the brilliant new novel I Know A Secret. The Surgeon. A killer is targeting lone women, torturing and murdering them. The precision of his methods leads Detective Jane Rizzoli to suspect he is medically trained. Then Jane makes a terrifying discovery.
Tess Gerritsen on writing her Rizzoli & Isles novels
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Toggle Navigation. Oline Cogdill. This is proving to be quite a summer for author Tess Gerritsen. CST on Mondays with encore presentations, is one of the top rated shows and it has been renewed for a second. A: It's all in the attitude. Harmon has the character of Jane nailed down pat. If she weren't so gorgeous, she would be exactly as I created her.
Gerritsen often dreamt of writing her own Nancy Drew novels. Although she longed to be a writer, her family had reservations about the sustainability of a writing career, prompting Gerritsen to choose a career in medicine. In , Gerritsen graduated from Stanford University with a B. She went on to study medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. She received her medical degree in and started work as a physician in Honolulu, Hawaii.