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At Risk - Win Garano Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday: 2006

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 16100112

ISBN: 1741800021

Condition: Very Good


181 pages. Corners of boards are lightly bumped. No dust jacket as issued. Pages are lightly tanned. Moving between the chill of Cambridge, Massachusetts and the sultry humidity of Knoxville, Tennessee, Winston Garano, a police investigator, is instructed to look into a twenty-year-old murder case. Although Win reckons there are many more pressing current cases which should have higher priority, he gets on with the task, unaware of the can of worms he will prise open. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Crime; ISBN: 1741800021. ISBN/EAN: 9781741800029. Inventory No: 16100112. Hardcover View more info

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The Body Farm - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Warner: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16030011

ISBN: 0751512214

Condition: Fair


385 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has severe lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. 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... View more info

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From Potter's Field - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Pub Group: 1996

Seller ID: 09100009

ISBN: 0425154092

Condition: Good


Christmas had never been a particularly good time for Dr Kay Scarpetta. Although a holiday for most, it always seem to heighten the alienation felt by society's violent fringe; and that usually means more work for Scarpetta, Virginia's Chief Medical ExaminerI. The body was naked, female and found propped against a fountain in a bleak area of New York's Central Park. Her apparent manner of death points to a modus operandi that is chillingly familiar: the gunshot wound to the head, the sections of skin excised from the body, the displayed corpse - all suggest that Temple Brooks Gault, Scarpetta'... View more info

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Book of the Dead - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09124327

ISBN: 0316724238

Condition: Very Good


This is the first UK edition. 387 pages. Lightly tanned pages. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Multiple copies of this title available. The 'book of the dead' is the morgue log, the ledger in which all cases are entered by hand. For Kay Scarpetta, however, it is about to have a new meaning. Fresh from her bruising battle with a psychopath in Florida, Scarpetta decides it's time for a change of pace. Moving to the historic city of Charleston, South Carolina, she opens a unique private forensic pathology practice, one in which she and her colleagues offer expert crime scene investigation and autopsies t... View more info

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Isle of Dogs - Judy Hammer Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown and Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09124328

ISBN: 0316858595

Condition: Very Good


This is the first UK edition. 421 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Chaos breaks loose when the Governor of Virginia orders that speed traps be installed on all streets and highways, and warns that motorists will be caught by monitoring aircraft flying overhead. But the eccentric inhabitants of Tangier, fourteen miles off the coast of Virginia in the Chesapeake Bay, respond by threatening to secede and set up an independent state, claiming that their independence lies in the history of America's first settlers, those who set sail from London's Isle of Dogs in 1607. Judy Hammer, n... View more info

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Predator - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown and Company: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09124331

ISBN: 0316724211

Condition: Near Fine


This is the first UK edition. 374 pages. Dust jacket has minor bumping to edges. Florida is full of human predators, and they all give Dr Kay Scarpetta the opportunity and the means to do what she does best - persuading the dead to speak to her. And in Boston, Benton Wesley is working on a secret case involving convicted killers. It is a project which gives Scarpetta deep disquiet, as does the behaviour of her niece, Lucy, who is spending too much time in cheap bars looking for casual pick-ups. The Academy is called when a woman's body is found in Boston. She has been tortured, sexually abused... View more info

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Unnatural Exposure - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 1997

Edition: First Trade

Seller ID: 10030164

ISBN: 0316639842

Condition: Very Good


338 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. A sadistic serial killer, the weapon a deadly virus Dublin, Ireland and Richmond, Virginia: separated by thousands of miles - linked by murder. For Dr Kay Scarpetta a lecture stint in Ireland provides the perfect opportunity to find out if the murders on both sides of the Atlantic are indeed connected. Five dismembered, beheaded bodies were found in Ireland five years ago - now four have been discovered in the States. But the tenth corpse in Virginia is different. There are vital discrepancies, and an indication that the elderly victim was al... View more info

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Southern Cross - Judy Hammer Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Warner Books: 1999

Seller ID: 10030328

ISBN: 0751527130

Condition: Very Good


Multiple copies of this title available. Judy Hammer has accepted the challenge of Richmond, Virginia's police department to try and reverse the escalating crime statistics in the city. She brings with her Deputy Chief Virginia West and Andy Brazil, now a full-time police officer. They find a lot of things they are all too familiar with - teenage gangs, a rash of robberies at cash dispensers, street corner drug-dealing, racial tensions, too many people with too many guns and a cardiac inducing lack of parking spaces. They also meet resentment from the established police force and over-high exp... View more info

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Portrait of a Killer : Jack the Ripper - Case Closed

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19110018

ISBN: 0316861596

Condition: Very Good


This is the first UK edition. 387 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are reasonably tanned. Using the firsthand expertise she has gained through writing the bestselling Dr Kay Scarpetta novels, Patricia Cornwell has used the demanding methods of modern forensic investigation to re-examine the contemporaneous evidence in the Jack the Ripper murders. These include state-of-the-art DNA testing on various materials, computer enhancement of watermarks and expert examinations of hand-writing, paper, inks and oth... View more info

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Point of Origin - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Warner Books: 1998

Seller ID: 10050383

ISBN: 0751523224

Condition: Very Good


Carrie Grethen, partner in crime to William Temple Gault, has escaped from prison. She has also sent Kay Scarpetta a message making it clear she blames her for Gault's death and has plans for revenge. Investigating another case, Scarpetta begins to feel she is being manipulated by an unseen hand. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Crime; ISBN: 0751523224. ISBN/EAN: 9780751523225. Inventory No: 10050383. Paperback View more info

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Hornet's Nest - Judy Hammer Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 1997

Seller ID: 08040137

ISBN: 0751520268

Condition: Good


By the creator of the "Kay Scarpetta" novels. Deputy Chief Virginia West likes and respects her boss, but she finds it hard to accept that a rookie reporter, Brazil, should ride on patrol with her as she investigates a series of murders where the killer paints his victims bright orange. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Crime; ISBN: 0751520268. ISBN/EAN: 9780751520262. Inventory No: 08040137. Paperback View more info

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The Last Precinct - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown: 2000

Seller ID: 11020347

ISBN: 0316646245

Condition: Very Good


449 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Edge wear and bumping to dust jacket edges. Dust jacket has been price clipped. Previous owner's name on first end page. Small tear to dust jacket Physically and psychologically bruised by her encounter with the killer Chandonne, Dr Kay Scarpetta has to leave her home in the hands of the police team investigating the attack. She finds shelter with an old friend, Anna Zenner, but it is not the haven of security she needs when she discovers that Anna has been sub-poenaed to appear before a Grand Jury which is investigating Scarpetta for murder.... View more info

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Blow Fly - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown: 2003

Seller ID: 11020364

ISBN: 0316854751

Condition: Very Good


465 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Edge wear to dust jacket, small tear to dust jacket, previous owner's name on 1st end page. After her resignation as Virginia's Chief Medical Examiner and the horrifying events which threatened her life in THE LAST PRECINCT, Kay Scarpetta has abandoned her elegant home in Richmond and is quietly living in Florida, beginning to get some balance back in her life and slowly establishing herself as a private forensic consultant. But her past won't let her rest, and her grief for Benton Wesley continues to grow, not diminish, as does the rage with... View more info

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The Body Farm - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Little Brown: 1994

Seller ID: 11020366

ISBN: 0316909025

Condition: Good


340 pages. 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 th... View more info

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The Last Precinct - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Little Brown: 2000

Seller ID: 11020369

ISBN: 0316646253

Condition: Very Good


449 pages. Physically and psychologically bruised by her encounter with the killer Chandonne, Dr Kay Scarpetta has to leave her home in the hands of the police team investigating the attack. She finds shelter with an old friend, Anna Zenner, but it is not the haven of security she needs when she discovers that Anna has been sub-poenaed to appear before a Grand Jury which is investigating Scarpetta for murder. Kay knows she is being framed and she also knows she can trust no-one. Meanwhile it appears that Chandonne killed a woman in New York before his murderous spree in Virginia, but when Scar... View more info

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At Risk - Win Garano Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Little, Brown: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11030194

ISBN: 0316732974

Condition: Near Fine


This is the first UK edition. 181 pages. Cover has bumped corners. Moving between the chill of Cambridge, Massachusetts and the sultry humidity of Knoxville, Tennessee, Winston Garano, a police investigator, is instructed to look into a twenty-year-old murder case. Although Win reckons there are many more pressing current cases which should have higher priority, he gets on with the task, unaware of the can of worms he will prise open. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Crime; ISBN: 0316732974. ISBN/EAN: 9780316732970. Inventory No: 11030194. Hardcover View more info

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Book of the Dead - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday: 2007

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 16100110

ISBN: 1741800536

Condition: Near Fine


387 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. No dust jacket as issued. Pages are lightly tanned. The 'book of the dead' is the morgue log, the ledger in which all cases are entered by hand. For Kay Scarpetta, however, it is about to have a new meaning. Fresh from her bruising battle with a psychopath in Florida, Scarpetta decides it's time for a change of pace. Moving to the historic city of Charleston, South Carolina, she opens a unique private forensic pathology practice, one in which she and her colleagues offer expert crime scene investigation and autopsies to communities lacking lo... View more info

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Cause Of Death - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Little, Brown: 1996

Seller ID: 13070031

ISBN: 0316878855

Condition: Good


342 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Covers have light creasing. Spine has moderate lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. An investigative reporter is found dead in Virginia's icy waters ...New Year's Eve and the final murder scene of Virginia's bloodiest year takes Scarpetta thirty feet below the Elizabeth River's icy surface. A diver, Ted Eddings, is dead, an investigative reporter who was a favourite at the Medical Examiner's office. Was Eddings probing the frigid depths of the Inactive Shipyard for a story, or simply diving for sunken trinkets? And ... View more info

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Black Notice - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Little, Brown: 1999

Seller ID: 13070023

ISBN: 0316646385

Condition: Good


415 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine has moderate reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. An intriguing Dr Kay Scarpetta novel which will take Kay an ocean's breadth away from home. The case begins when a cargo ship arriving at Richmond, Virginia's Deep Water Terminal from Belgium is discovered to be transporting a locked, sealed container holding the decomposed remains of a stowaway. The post mortem performed by the Chief Medical Examiner, Kay Scarpetta, initially reveals neither a cause of death nor an identification. But the victim's pe... View more info

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Black Notice - Scarpetta Series

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Little Brown: 1999

Seller ID: 12120350

ISBN: 0316646385

Condition: Very Good


415 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. An intriguing Dr Kay Scarpetta novel which will take Kay an ocean's breadth away from home. The case begins when a cargo ship arriving at Richmond, Virginia's Deep Water Terminal from Belgium is discovered to be transporting a locked, sealed container holding the decomposed remains of a stowaway. The post mortem performed by the Chief Medical Examiner, Kay Scarpetta, initially reveals neither a cause of death nor an identification. But the victim's personal effects and an odd tattoo take Scarpetta on a hunt for information that leads to Inter... View more info