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Point of origin by Patricia D. Cornwell

Kay Scarpetta novel that pits Virginia's Chief Medical Examiner against an audacious and wily killer who uses fire to mask his crimes.

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  • "Dr Kay Scarpetta is called to a fire in an isolated farmhouse in which a mutilated body is found. At the same time a killer known to Scarpetta escapes from a forensic psychiatric hospital."
  • "A farmhouse destroyed by fire. A body amongst the ruins. Dr Kay Scarpetta, Chief Medical Examiner and consulting pathologist for the federal law enforcement agency ATF, is called out to a farmhouse in Virginia which has been destroyed by fire. In the ruins of the house she finds a body which tells a story of a violent and grisly murder. The fire has come at the same time as another, even more incendiary horror: Carrie Grethen, a killer who nearly destroyed the lives of Scarpetta and those closest to her, has escaped from a forensic psychiatric hospital. Her whereabouts is unknown, but her ultimate destination is not, for Carrie has begun to communicate with Scarpetta, conveying her deadly, if cryptic, plans for revenge."
  • "Kay Scarpetta novel that pits Virginia's Chief Medical Examiner against an audacious and wily killer who uses fire to mask his crimes."@en
  • "Cornwell's novel is a gripping story that transcends the genre to examine the dark side of the human soul."
  • "This novel pits Virginia's chief medical examiner against an audacious and wily killer who uses fire to mask his crimes."@en
  • "Kay Scarpetta and her colleagues investigate a series of arson cases, also involving human victims. Further complicating things is Scarpetta's old nemesis, Carrie Grethen, recently escaped from a maximum security prison."@en
  • "Virginia's chief medical examiner Kay Scarpetta matches wits with a wily killer who uses fire to mask his crimes. The case begins with a fire in which many horses die and the embers yield a human body."@en
  • "Kay Scarpetta novel that pits Virginia's Chief Medical Examiner against an audacious and windy killer who uses fire to mask his crimes."
  • "Kay Scarpetta investigates an arson-murder and discovers evidence that sheds light on a series of unsolved crimes."@en
  • "Captured in "From Potter's Field", psychopath Carrie Grethen sends medical examiner Kay Scarpetta an unsettling note before escaping from a mental hospital. Fearful for herself, her niece, and others who helped bring down Grethen, Scarpetta still tries to concentrate on an unusual arson case."@en
  • "Nineteen horses have perished in a suspicious fire at the farm of an African-American publisher, Kenneth Sparkes."@en
  • "Chief Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta is pitted against a wily killer who uses fire to mask his crimes."@en
  • "The Virginia medical examiner, Kay Scarpetta, is faced with finding a cold blooded killer who uses fire to hide any clues that might be left."@en
  • "Kay Scarpetta is pitted against an audacious and wily killer who uses fire to mask his crimes."@en
  • "Virginia's chief medical examiner is pitted against an audacious and wily killer who uses fire to mask his crimes. When Scarpetta that her old memesis, Carrie Grethen , is somehow involved, the investigation becomes personal and tragedy strikes closer to home."

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  • "Mystery fiction"@en
  • "Mystery fiction"
  • "Detective and mystery stories"
  • "Detective and mystery stories"@en
  • "Fiction"
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  • "Audiobooks"@en
  • "Medical fiction"
  • "Audiobooks"
  • "Detective and mystery stories, American"@en
  • "Medical novels"@en
  • "Legal stories"@en
  • "Talking books"@en
  • "Audiobooks, Fiction"

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  • "Point of origin by Patricia D. Cornwell"@en
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  • "Point of origin [abridged]"@en
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