Patricia Cornwell

Patricia Cornwell on Her Crime Library


Crime novelist Patricia Cornwell, 58, is author of 32 books, including her latest, β€œFlesh and Blood” (William Morrow). She spoke with Marc Myers.Β  On Christmas morning of 1961, my father walked out on us. I was 5 and could hear my parents fighting. When I saw the suitcases, I wrapped myself around his leg, but he shook me off at the front door. Then he was gone. More