Patricia Cornwell


Flesh And Blood (2014)

It’s Dr. Kay Scarpetta’s birthday, and she’s about to head to Miami for a vacation with Benton Wesley, her FBI profiler husband, when she notices seven pennies on a wall behind their Cambridge house. Is this a kids’ game? If so, why are all of the coins dated 1981 and so shiny they could be newly minted? Her cellphone rings, and Detective Pete Marino tells her there’s been a homicide five minutes away. A high school music teacher has been shot with uncanny precision as he unloaded groceries from his car. No one has heard or seen a thing.

In this 22nd Scarpetta novel, the master forensic sleuth finds herself in the unsettling pursuit... Read More >

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"@HH816 Lucy's pregnant & wants 2 tell Kay over good Scotch. Next book needs traditional values thrown in! Getting 2 out there."yikes!
- Thursday Jul 24

"@futuregrownup @1pcornwell please tell me nothing has happened to Jet Ranger! :-)"no worries
- Thursday Jul 24

"@KatPhish129 @LiteralQuirk #Scarpetta is amazing, currently reading Scarpetta Factor, can't wait for #FleshandBlood @1pcornwell"many thx
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- Thursday Jul 24

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