Author(s): Patricia Cornwell
Kay Scarpetta, Chief Medical Examiner, is faced with the disappearance of five young couples from their cars, who, when found dead months later in deeply wooded areas, are without socks and shoes. Using the latest forensic techiques, she tracks the murderer.
'Another triumph for Patricia Cornwell's special brew of forensic and intuitive sleuthing' Sunday Times 'Scalpel-sharp ... the pathology is stomach-churningly accurate - and the detection stimulatingly intelligent' Sunday Express
Patricia Cornwell's series of crime novels featuring the forensic examiner Dr Kay Scarpetta are international bestsellers. She is also the author of two police procedurals and the biography of Ruth Graham. She divides her time between Virginia and New York.