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The Scarpetta Factor

£8.99

Product description

It is the week before Christmas. The effects of the credit crunch have prompted Dr Kay Scarpetta to offer her services pro bono to New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. But in no time at all, her increased visibility seems to precipitate a string of dramatic and unsettling events. She is asked live on the air about the sensational case of Hannah Starr, who has vanished and is presumed dead. Moments later during the same broadcast, she receives a startling call-in from a former psychiatric patient of Benton Wesley's. When she returns after the show to the apartment where she and Benton live, she finds a suspicious package - possibly a bomb - waiting for her at the front desk. Soon the apparent threat on Scarpetta's life finds her embroiled in a deadly plot that includes a famous actor accused of an unthinkable sex crime and the disappearance of a beautiful millionairess with whom Lucy seems to have shared a secret past....

Book is signed by author herself, refer to pictures for more details.

Item details

Author(s):
Patricia Cornwell
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
4 x 16.4 x 23.9 cm
Edition:
1st Edition (20 Oct. 2009)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0316733164
ISBN-13:
9780316733168
Number of pages:
512
Publisher:
Little, Brown
Title:
The Scarpetta Factor

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It is the week before Christmas. The effects of the credit crunch have prompted Dr Kay Scarpetta to offer her services pro bono to New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. But in no time at all, her increased visibility seems to precipitate a string of dramatic and unsettling events. She is asked live on the air about the sensational case of Hannah Starr, who has vanished and is presumed dead. Moments later during the same broadcast, she receives a startling call-in from a former psychiatric patient of Benton Wesley's. When she returns after the show to the apartment where she and Benton live, she finds a suspicious package - possibly a bomb - waiting for her at the front desk. Soon the apparent threat on Scarpetta's life finds her embroiled in a deadly plot that includes a famous actor accused of an unthinkable sex crime and the disappearance of a beautiful millionairess with whom Lucy seems to have shared a secret past....

Book is signed by author herself, refer to pictures for more details.

Author(s):
Patricia Cornwell
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
4 x 16.4 x 23.9 cm
Edition:
1st Edition (20 Oct. 2009)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0316733164
ISBN-13:
9780316733168
Number of pages:
512
Publisher:
Little, Brown
Title:
The Scarpetta Factor

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