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by | Read by Kate Reading

Mystery & Suspense • 12.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1999

Listening to Cornwell's latest is like being in the middle of a family crisis--Virginia Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta is grieving over the death of her lover, veteran cop Marino is fighting with a witchy new boss, and niece Lucy faces yet another career snafu. Amid the fever pitch of emotion lies an international murder mystery involving--honest--a werewolf. Kate Reading portrays the professional Scarpetta as smart, energetic, uncompromising. But the raw and vulnerable Kay is too soft around the edges, "mushy" even. The polarity is a bit extreme. But Reading's Marino, a verbal bull in a china shop who's just begging to be fired, expresses all his endearing pugnacity. E.K.D. © AudioFile, Portland, Maine [Published: OCT/NOV 99]



Retail pak • Putnam Berkley Audio • 1999

CS ISBN 0399145168 $39.95 • Eight cassettes

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