Trace - Large Print - Kay Scarpetta #13 Author:Patricia Cornwell Now freelancing from South Florida, Scarpetta returns to the city that turned its back on her five years ago. She travels to Richmond, Virginia, at the odd behest of the recently appointed Chief Medical Examiner, who claims that he needs her help. When she arrives, however, she finds that her former lab seems neither as organized nor as well r... more »un as it once was; the inept chief is driven by a hidden agenda, her former assistant chief has developed personal problems he won't discuss, and a glamorous FBI agent begins meddling in the case.
Deprived of assistance from colleagues Benton and Lucy, embroiled in an unrelated attack by a stalker, Scarpetta is faced with solving the death of a 14-year-old girl in spite of the smallest traces of evidence.
It's up to Scarpetta to follow the twisting leads and track the strange details to make the dead speak - and reveal the sad truth that may be more than she can bear.
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