By Patricia Cornwell
With All That Remains, no 1 bestselling writer Patricia Cornwell returns to the chilling global of gutsy health worker Kay Scarpetta for the 3rd installment of the vintage suspense fiction sequence that starts with Postmortem.
#1 New York Times bestselling writer Patricia Cornwell's heart-stopping mystery that includes gutsy medical expert Kay Scarpetta.
In Richmond, Virginia, younger enthusiasts are death. up to now, 4 within the sector have disappeared, simply to be came upon months later as mutilated corpses. whilst the daughter of the president's most up-to-date drug czar vanishes together with her boyfriend, Dr. Kay Scarpetta is familiar with time is brief. Following a macabre path of facts that ties the current homicides to a grisly crime some time past, Kay needs to draw upon her personal own assets to trace down a assassin who's as expert at putting off clues as Kay is at discovering them...
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