Kay Scarpetta--now a senior forensic analyst for CNN--becomes embroiled in a surreal plot that includes a famous actor accused of an unthinkable sex crime and the disappearance of a beautiful millionairess with whom her niece Lucy seems to have shared a secret past.
Cornwell, Patricia Daniels. Scarpetta series ; bk. 17.
Scarpetta series; bk. 17
Medical examiners (Law) -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Scarpetta, Kay (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Women physicians -- Fiction.
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