Everything you need to understand or teach Blood Test by Jonathan Kellerman.
The story opens with Dr. Alex Delaware in court to see the final judgment against Richard Moody, a father who has been deemed unfit to spend time alone with his children. Alex is mostly retired but still takes only court-related cases and a few referrals from friends. Following the court case, Richard Moody meets Alex outside and pleads with him to change his recommendation. Alex refuses and Richard becomes violent so that Alex has to knock him to the ground in order to get away.
Alex is then called by a friend, Dr. Raoul Melendez-Lynch, to consult a child who is being held in an isolation room pending the beginning of treatment for cancer. The child is Woody Swopes and he is being raised by Mr. and Mrs. Swopes, though Alex eventually learns they are not actually his parents. The young woman introduced as Woody's sister, Nona Swopes...
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