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Scarpetta's last stand?

Advantages: Clever use of forensics and psychology
Disadvantages: Characters now a little dull

Patricia Cornwell's novel "Trace" sees the return of Kay Scarpetta, the highly respected medical examiner who has been the chief character in a series of books since the mid-1990s. For those who are not familiar with the series, Kay Scarpetta is a forty-s ...

fizzytom 14.07.2005 · Read full review
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To trace a killer

Advantages: Compelling reading, particularly if you like forensic science
Disadvantages: None

Patricia Cornwell has been writing novels since the 1990's and with her usual aplomb she has succeeded in holding one riveted to the chair as you place together the pieces of the puzzle that make up the plot of this period of Kay Scarpetta's life. I ha ...

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Tracing A Murderer's Footsteps

Advantages: Intelligent plot, easy to read, enjoyable characters, keeps you guessing
Disadvantages: Ended abruptly, see review

This is the second Cornwell book I've read now, after unfortunately reading one of her newer and not-so-good novels. Luckily, I really enjoyed this one so I'm looking forward to a few more Cornwell novels in future. I came across this in the library and ...

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Scarpetta and Friends

Advantages: Familar Charactors
Disadvantages: I was disaapointed with the ending

Patricia Cornwell has written another great novel using the Charactors from the Scarpetta series, Scarpetta, Marino, Benton and Farinelli. This is the fourth Cornwell book I have read and totally loved the fact that it is the same Charactors but a differe ...

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Another Cornwell Cracker

Advantages: Fantastic, full of entertainment, un-put-downable
Disadvantages: There are no disadvantages

Trace is the most recent novel in the Patricia Cornwell - Kay Scarpetta series. I bought this on Friday and have read it already - un-put-downable to say the least. It's filled from cover to cover with gripping storyline and detail. Patricia Cornwell ...

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