The Body Farm - a research institute that tests the decomposition of corpses.
Black Mountain, North Carolina: a sleepy little town where the local police deal with one homicide a year, if they're unlucky, and where people are still getting used to the idea of locking their doors at night.
But violent death is no respecter of venue, and the discovery of the corpse of the corpse of an 11-year-old girl sends shock waves through the community. Dr Kay Scarpetta, Chief medical Examiner on a similar case in Virginia, is called in to apply her forensic skills to this latest atrocity, but the apparent simplicity of the case proves something of a poisoned chalice - until Scarpetta finds enlightenment through the curious pathologists' playground known as the Body Farm ...
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Forensic pathologist Dr Kay Scarpetta has the fastest growing fan club and I've just joined up. ( COSMOPOLITAN)
a very absorbing novel and it will, if you have not read them, send you scurrying to buy the others. ( DAILY TELEGRAPH)
Cornwell is as good on character and relationships as she is at the dazzling display of scientific knowledge. ( SUNDAY EXPRESS)
All the elements of the genre are present, but it is Cornwell's convincing delivery which has won her a huge and loyal following. ( DAILY EXPRESS)
The fifth novel in the best-selling Dr Kay Scarpetta series.
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Descrizione libro Sphere 06/07/1995, 1995. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. New Book In Stock, All orders dispatched same day from our UK warehouse,book cover may vary. Trusted Bucks Retailer, Est 2000.Visit our Abe store. Happy reading :). Codice libro della libreria 9780751530476
Descrizione libro Sphere, 1995. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0751530476
Descrizione libro TIME WARNER PAPERBACKS, 1995. Condizione libro: Neu. Neu - The fifth novel in the best-selling Dr Kay Scarpetta series. Englisch. Codice libro della libreria INF1000104824