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Book of the dead

Author: Patricia Daniels Cornwell
Publisher: London : Little, Brown, 2007. ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 'book of the dead' is the morgue log in which all cases are entered. For Kay Scarpetta, however, it is about to have a new meaning. Fresh from her battle with a psychopath in Florida, Scarpetta moves to South Carolina and opens a private forensic pathology practice. A string of brutal killings shatters her dreams of a quiet life.
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Mystery and detective stories
Named Person: Kay Scarpetta, (Fictitious character); Kay Scarpetta, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Daniels Cornwell
ISBN: 9780316724234 0316724238 9780316724258 0316724254
OCLC Number: 464726498
Notes: Originally published: New York: G.P. Putnam's.
Awards: Winner of Galaxy Book Awards 2008 (UK)
Winner of British Book Awards: Books Direct Crime Thriller of the Year Award 2008.
Description: 387 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Patricia Cornwell.
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