Body of Evidence

Body of Evidence After months of menacing phone calls and feeling that her every move is being watched successful writer Beryl Madison flees Key West when a terrifying message is scratched on her car But the very nig

After months of menacing phone calls and feeling that her every move is being watched, successful writer Beryl Madison flees Key West when a terrifying message is scratched on her car But the very night she returns to Richmond, she deactivates her burglar alarm and opens her door to someone who nearly decapitates her Why did she let him in, wonders Chief Medical ExaminerAfter months of menacing phone calls and feeling that her every move is being watched, successful writer Beryl Madison flees Key West when a terrifying message is scratched on her car But the very night she returns to Richmond, she deactivates her burglar alarm and opens her door to someone who nearly decapitates her Why did she let him in, wonders Chief Medical Examiner Dr Kay Scarpetta And, why is Beryl s latest manuscript missing Persuing the answers involves Scarpetta in the murder of another writer Beryl s jealous mentor While she copes with a variety of personal and professional problems, Scarpetta s high tech forensic skills enable her to collect a body of evidence clues that would mean little without her intelligence, compassion, and imagination that leads her directly into a nightmare all her own.

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  1. Patricia Cornwell sold her first novel, Postmortem, in 1990 while working as a computer analyst at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Richmond, Virginia Postmortem, was the first bona fide forensic thriller It paved the way for an explosion of entertainment featuring in all things forensic across film, television and literature Postmortem would go on to win the Edgar, Creasey, Anthony, and Macavity awards as well as the French Prix du Roman d Aventure prize the first book ever to claim all these distinctions in a single year To date, Cornwell s books have sold some 100 million copies in thirty six languages in over 120 countries She s authored twenty nine New York Times bestsellers.Patricia s novels center primarily on medical examiner Kay Scarpetta along with her tech savvy niece Lucy and fellow investigator Pete Marino Celebrating 25 years, these characters have grown into an international phenomenon, winning Cornwell the Sherlock Award for best detective created by an American author, the Gold Dagger Award, the RBA Thriller Award, and the Medal of Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters for her contributions to literary and artistic development Fox 2000 bought the rights to Kay Scarpetta Working with producer Liz Friedman, Marvel s Jessica Jones and fellow Marvel EP and Twilight Saga scribe Melissa Rosenberg to develop the film and find Scarpetta a home on the big screen After earning her degree in English from Davidson College in 1979, she began working at the Charlotte Observer Cornwell received widespread attention and praise for her series of articles on prostitution and crime in downtown Charlotte From the Charlotte Observer, Cornwell moved to a job with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of Virginia a post she would later bestow upon the fictional Kay Scarpetta When not writing from her Boston home, Patricia tirelessly researches cutting edge forensic technologies to include in her work Her interests span outside the literary Patricia co founded of the Conservation Scientist Chair at the Harvard University Art Museums She appears as a forensic consultant on CNN and serves as a member of Harvard affiliated McLean Hospital s National Council, where she advocates for psychiatric research She s helped fund the ICU at Cornell s Animal Hospital, the scientific study of a Confederate submarine, the archaeological excavation of Jamestown, and a variety of law enforcement charities Patricia is also committed to funding scholarships and literacy programs Her advice to aspiring authors Start writing And don t take no for an answer Social and Digital Outletspatriciacornwell facebook patriciar twitter 1pcornwell instagram 1pcornwell Other areas of expertise interestsForensics Forensic Technologies Ballistics Weapons Explosives Pathology Autopsies Crime Historical and Unsolved Criminal Cases Jack The Ripper Helicopter Piloting Suba Diving Archaeological Excavation Experience

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  1. I was such a gruesome kid in that I loved to read this series Blood never bothered me, and the psychopaths you throw at me, the happier of a reader I am I think I learned some anatomy from this book The descriptions are vivid, not for the faint hearted Hits close to him when it s about a writer being murdered Almost decapitated The MC, Scarpetta, is a challenging character She s so honest and raw, you have to respect and love her But she s also got this side of her where I d be a little scared [...]

  2. The first book was good, this one s even better It amazes me how Patricia Cornwell can make everything look so unclear at first then shows you the big picture when she pieces it all together in the end This book kept me at the edge of my seat and I have learned to become genuinely interested in every character Definitely worth reading especially for CSI fans like me Quotable Quotes Some people simply want company I didn t know what I wanted Maybe I never had The older I got, the I was of the op [...]

  3. 3 StarsI don t know whether it s the writing itself or the time when it was written early 90s , but Kay Scarpetta is one silly broad, who constantly makes choices that had me scratching my head in confusion and frustration For a character that is so beloved I can t quite find the appeal yet And her detective friend , Marino, is wholly unlikable, with his gruff, assholish demeanour, and his constant prejudice slurs and harsh judgements of nearly everyone he comes into contact with who isn t like [...]

  4. This series is what I call a guilty pleasure Not at all high brow, but easy to read thrillers with some mystery, and I have to admit that I enjoy the gruesome details about forensic pathology Being an engineering type, I like to know the details behind things, how things work, in particular when it comes to problem solving or investigative techniques.I do love the character of Kay Scarpetta she s a strong, smart woman who is also attractive She makes me nuts sometimes when she does risky things [...]

  5. Cornwell brings Dr Kay Scarpetta back in the critically acclaimed series to test her wiles in a new and disturbing manner When a murdered author is found in her home, investigators are left with little to know insight, which bothers Scarpetta almost as much as the slaying itself Questions grow exponentially while answers remain deftly hidden behind layers of the victim s past Scarpetta and the police being piecing things together, discovering a deeper back story related to her current piece of w [...]

  6. Dr Kay Scarpetta, Virginia Chief Medical Examiner is again in the middle of mysterious murders and personal vendettas Lieutenant Pete Marino summons Scarpetta to the house of shy fiction writer and murder victim, Beryl Madison Blood is everywhere Knife wounds are like that, especially when deep defense injuries are dripping while the victim is trying to run away down a hallway and up a stairway, down another hall and into her bedroom Oh well She didn t suffer much pain after bleeding out from ha [...]

  7. 3.5 stars Not nearly as good as the first in the series, but I know this series gets better I don t think I ever read this one, though There were some interesting twists in this, definitely not what I would have guessed A solid entry in the series, but without the crackle of the first, Postmortem I ll definitely continue with the series.

  8. Decent but pretty routine addition to the series Two brutal murders linked together, her ex making an unexpected return, a celebrity lawyer out to ruin her and some small red herring to keep you guessing Started well and then tailed away Still love the heroine so will be sticking with the series.

  9. Lackluster, especially after the introduction of Al Hunt no, not that Al Hunt and his mentally ill friend Frankie An utterly tedious denouement, with the reveal of the killer s identity the most soporific moment of the novel Much dull bloviation about Key West and its gay population A lost opportunity to make view spoiler Mark James, Scarpetta s ex lover, the killer hide spoiler.

  10. Restraining orders aren t worth the paper they re written on, I retorted, my anger nudging me closer to the limits of self control Not a year went by that I didn t autopsy half a dozen brutalized women whose husbands or boyfriends had been slapped with restraining orders Marino snorted It s like in your place, Doc No such thing as preventive medicine We re nothing but a damn cleanup crew Can t do a damn thing until after the fact, when there s hard evidence Like a dead body Various emotions are [...]

  11. I used to teach this installment of the Scarpetta series as the example of the mystery genre in a novels class.Basic Plot a writer of historical romances is found murdered, and Kay Scarpetta is on the case again.Considering the fact that I taught this book, I remember it fairly well, even years after reading it The pacing was good and there were plenty of red herrings that I used to love to use to torture my students with If I have any complaints about it, they lie in the fact that the big revea [...]

  12. Why read Reading the series.What impressed me Body of Evidence was definitely a topsy turvy mystery Not only do you not know what s going on with the victims, you really don t have nay clue who to trust in the investigation either Kay s not knowing friend from foe in her personal life adds a lot of tension and intrigue to the story And either Cornwell does much better in this second book with laying off the excessive explanations, or I m just getting used to her writing style.What disappointed m [...]

  13. This was my first Patricia Cornwall and I enjoyed the quality of writing but overall I think the detail was overwhelming and I m not sure I will be reading another PC just yet I have to acknowledge that the story did lead you down certain routes and the truth was revealed There was a lot of dialogue and protracted evidence and technical descriptions which I found a little laborious.

  14. Need to be reviewed.EDIT I actually prefer the later books to the early books I think her writing got stronger.Mariano was so unlikeable in the early books.

  15. This is the second Kay Scarpetta murder mystery, and I found it even better than the first one, if only because the killer did not come out of nothing, but was previously mentioned in passing earlier in the book Scarpetta observes in this book that murder does not happen in a vacuum everything is connected somehow And that is also how murder mystery novels should be It is 1987, a year after the previous book Kay Scarpetta is still the Chief Medical Examiner for Virginia, Pete Marino is now a Lie [...]

  16. The heroine is Dr Kay Scarpetta, the Chief Medical Examiner in Virginia Oh, no, you say, another Ouincv Wrong, corpse breath Scarpetta is intelligent, short, we don t know whether she is attractive or not, a relief and she doesn t swoon over each drooling Sylvester Stallone imitation that happens by That s something I ve always wondered about How does Travis McGee, the blue Rolls Royce truck driving hero of John MacDonald s colored titled novels avoid AIDS, since he seems to have the self restra [...]

  17. A solid murder mystery that, thankfully, does not rely too much on the forensic science element to further the plot Cornwell is a terrific writer, and I enjoy her Kay Scarpetta character than most detectives from other series The book is fun and light, never disappointing but never reaching the upper echelons of great storytelling, either Great for a long airplane ride, but not a book you re likely to remember well a couple years after you read it.

  18. Author, Beryl Madison flees Key West when a terrifying message is scratched on her car.Kay Scarpetta pursues the case of, Who murdered Beryl Madison and why What a great series The action is exciting, the plot is moving, and the characters are intriguing Chief Medical Examiner Dr Kay Scarpetta is a likable character Her high tech forensic skills enable her to collect a body of evidence.Even though Beryl is murdered, her life lives on During the investigation, it s like she s there I loved the wa [...]

  19. Number 2 in the Dr Scarpetta series This mystery takes place over a twenty years, or so, period At first it sees simple A young woman s body is found mutilated and the murder is investigated But as mutilated bodies keep turning up it soon becomes obvious that thing are not as simple as first thought To get to the truth Kay and her sidekick, Lt Marino, need to find out what happened almost twenty years ago.As you read it s hard to imagine how the past and the present will come together but with [...]

  20. An author receiving threatening phone calls decides to hide for a while down in Key West and work on her memoir She s murdered the very night she sets foot back in Richmond Kay Scarpetta, Richmond Chief Medical Examiner, investigates the case along with the intensely dislikable Lieutenant Marino It looks like a psycho stalker did the deed, but the missing manuscript has an unscrupulous and greedy agent complicating the investigation in order to get his hands on the valuable pages.Cornwell s writ [...]

  21. A murder of a promising young author opens a chain of events that may threaten Dr Kay Scarpetta herself Can the police catch the stalker before something horrible happens or something like that It s my second Scarpetta book and already I can see the common scheme behind the two novels It starts with homicide, then Scarpetta is attacked by journalists lawyers random guys who just want to make a fuss always because she s a woman on an important position, and she is never helped by anyone , then an [...]

  22. A good murder mystery needs three key components a sympathetic victim, a fast pace, and an intricately woven web of clues for the reader to unravel right along with the book s crime solving entities Cornwell s Body of Evidence meets these standards Right out of the gate, she introduces the victim, Beryl Madison, through the woman s own words sharing with readers letters written by Beryl to the mysterious M, a moniker later revealed to be a red herring As characters are introduced, the plot thic [...]

  23. I think it is not as good as other Scarpetta novels The plot is somewhat loose and compressed only at the end There is not much thrill reading this one, less gore, too much drama and quite uninteresting characters, especially the killer A schizophrenic killer, with childhood troubles is frankly common Though most murderers are loose in the head, writers of this genre must make the person interesting and amuse the readers on the workings of a criminally insane mind as Cornwell has done in her oth [...]

  24. Body of Evidence is the second book of Patricia Cornwell s Kay Scarpetta series which I m currently revisiting in order to bring myself up to speed to read the books she s released over the last ten years Review of Postmortem, book 1 is here.I am a stickler for doing things in order I won t watch an episode of a TV show unless I start from the beginning, with new music I ll always go back to the debut album first usually then followed by a best of if they ve been around a while , and with books [...]

  25. I really enjoyed this mystery Kay Scarpetta is such an empathetic character, yet tough and willing to take risks Cornwell weaves a web that is almost impossible to untangle until she takes it down piece by piece I thought I had the whole thing figured out in the 2nd chapter I love how she fits all the details together and keeps the reader guessing the whole way Again, I don t mind the datedness of these books I find it refreshing that characters have to depend on old fashioned methods of detecti [...]

  26. Another solid entry in the Kay Scarpetta series This one centering around the death of an author and a missing manuscript More focus is given into the background of Scarpetta and her insecurities I m liking the development of these characters, even the unlikable Pete Marino.I recommend this series for anybody with any interest in medical forensics Cornwell s writing in this area is very strong without oversimplifying the procedures and terminology Read this series

  27. Reading this book was a lengthy process for me, slowed down by the start of classes and my original uncertainty of if this book was even worth finishing to be fair, the only other books I ve really read in the last month or so were from the Will Trent series which is probably my all time favorite series This was my second time giving the book a go and it was highly recommended by my mom, so I refused to give up.I found the pacing slow in the beginning and I wasn t really invested in the mystery [...]

  28. Another lucky catch from a book fair second hand shop I had picked it completely for the thrill aspect and a fast readd it turned out exactly the same The story has a simple backdrop to start with but it slowly turns into a page turner with various layers being added as the plot unfolds The author has used the characters real well to build the mystery and the confusion around the story That is what keeps you tied as it becomes very difficult to predict their behaviour and the intention adding to [...]

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