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From Potter's Field

From Potter's Field

  • Author: Patricia Cornwell
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 9780425204696
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 369
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Dr. Kay Scarpetta matches wits with a sadistic killer who infiltrates the FBI's top-secret artificial intelligence system and closes in on Scarpetta herself.

The Complete Patricia Cornwell Companion

The Complete Patricia Cornwell Companion

  • Author: Glen L. Feole,Don Lasseter
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 1101204893
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 368
  • View: 5241
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One of today's hottest writers, Patricia Cornwell has pushed the envelope with her popular character Kay Scarpetta, her cutting-edge nonfiction work, Portrait of a Killer, and her own TV appearances covering investigations into Jack the Ripper and the mysterious death of Princess Diana. Now, devoted fans can delve into her life and work with this definitive guide. The Complete Patricia Cornwell Companion features: Book-by-book synopses with excerpts and little-known facts An examination of Cornwell's life, writing accomplishments, and forensic expertise Character portraits of both good guys and bad guys-from Kay Scarpetta, Pete Marino, and Andy Brazil to the cold-hearted killers A handy in-depth chronology of all her novels The many connections between the author's life history and her fascinating fiction A comprehensive list of settings-from Tangier Island to Paris Forensic detection "shop talk" and procedures

Hardboiled & High Heeled

Hardboiled & High Heeled

The Woman Detective in Popular Culture

  • Author: Linda Mizejewski
  • Publisher: Psychology Press
  • ISBN: 9780415969703
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 228
  • View: 6630
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Dicks in high heels? A daring new character on the tough streets of crime fiction, the woman detective has moved into Hollywood and prime time, where she's billed as a star and dressed to kill. Richly illustrated and written with a fan's love of the genre, Hardboiled and High Heeled is an essential introduction to the woman detective character in movies, on network television, and on the bestseller list. Book jacket.

Southern Cross

Southern Cross

  • Author: Patricia Daniels Cornwell
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 9780425172544
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 382
  • View: 6785
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The new police chief of Richmond, Virginia, Judy Hammer struggles to cope with her grief over the death of her husband, political turmoil, and police corruption, as she and her deputy chief, Virginia West, and rookie Andy Brazil work to clean up a city in trouble

Great Women Mystery Writers

Great Women Mystery Writers

  • Author: Elizabeth Blakesley Lindsay
  • Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9780313334283
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 335
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Surveys the lives and works of some 90 contemporary women mystery writers, who are among the most popular authors read today.

Contemporary Southern Writers

Contemporary Southern Writers

  • Author: Roger Matuz
  • Publisher: St James Press
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 442
  • View: 6329
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Profiles of writers from the American South, including lists of their works.

Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide

Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide

Discover Your Next Great Read

  • Author: Nick Rennison
  • Publisher: A&C Black Academic and Professional
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Literary Collections
  • Page: 486
  • View: 5350
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Deciding what to read next when you've just finished an unputdownable novel can be a daunting task. The Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide features hundreds of authors and thousands of titles, with navigation features to lead you on a rich journey through some of the best and most interesting books that have been published. This greatly expanded edition also includes the latest contemporary authors and landmark novels. An accessible and easy-to-read guide that no serious book lovers should be without.

The Mammoth Encyclopedia of Modern Crime Fiction

The Mammoth Encyclopedia of Modern Crime Fiction

  • Author: Michael Ashley
  • Publisher: Constable
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Crime in literature
  • Page: 780
  • View: 3792
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A reference and overview of the genre of crime fiction, primarily covering the 1950s onwards, although major earlier writers, such as Agatha Christie and Raymond Chandler, also have entries.

Contemporary Popular Writers

Contemporary Popular Writers

  • Author: St James Press
  • Publisher: Saint James Press
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 528
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Contains brief entries for over three hundred contemporary authors

A Field Guide to Gettysburg

A Field Guide to Gettysburg

Experiencing the Battlefield through Its History, Places, and People

  • Author: Carol Reardon,Tom Vossler
  • Publisher: UNC Press Books
  • ISBN: 1469608189
  • Category: History
  • Page: 464
  • View: 9680
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In this lively guide to the Gettysburg battlefield, Carol Reardon and Tom Vossler invite readers to participate in a tour of this hallowed ground. Ideal for carrying on trips through the park as well as for the armchair historian, this book includes comprehensive maps and deft descriptions of the action that situate visitors in time and place. Crisp narratives introduce key figures and events, and eye-opening vignettes help readers more fully comprehend the import of what happened and why. A wide variety of contemporary and postwar source materials offer colorful stories and present interesting interpretations that have shaped--or reshaped--our understanding of Gettysburg today. Each stop addresses the following: What happened here? Who fought here? Who commanded here? Who fell here? Who lived here? How did participants remember this event?