In the extraordinary new novel by Patricia Cornwell-the world's #1 bestselling crime writer-forensic expert Kay Scarpetta is surrounded by familiar faces, yet traveling down the unfamiliar road of fame. A CNN producer wants her to launch a TV show called The Scarpetta Factor. But the glare of the spotlight could make Kay a target for the very killers she would put behind bars... From the Paperback edition.
Kay Scarpetta In Order, the complete Kay Scarpetta Series In Order Book Guide
Author: Mobile Library
Publisher: Mobile Library
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A New York Times Bestseller -- A tanking economy has prompted Dr. Kay Scarpetta to offer her services pro bono to New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. In no time at all, her increased visibility seems to precipitate a string of unexpected and unsettling events. She is asked live on the air about the sensational case of Hannah Starr, who has vanished and is presumed dead. Soon Scarpetta's finds herself embroiled in a surreal plot...Given the bizarre events already in play, she fears that her growing fame will generate the illusion that she has a "special factor," a mythical ability to solve all her cases. She wonders if she will end up like other TV personalities: her own stereotype.
Essays on Trends in Crime Fiction, Film and Television, 1990–2010
Author: Malcah Effron
Category: Literary Criticism
International in scope and varied in its theoretical approaches, this collection of ten new critical essays examines the prevailing trends in recent crime fiction. Of particular interest are shifting, and increasingly globalized, conceptions of crime, as well as the genre’s response to technological, legal, and social changes at the end of the 20th century. Employing critical tools new to crime-fiction studies, the essays also gesture toward a future for genre scholarship.
This book draws together seminal contributions on the nature of macroeconomics in open economies and illuminates the material by using: * explanatory introductions to each piece * discussion questions * suggestions for further reading * reference to the key journal articles * boxed key terms. This is an essential guide to the subject for students, as commented upon by the most influential commentators.
Policy Performance and Executive Capacity in the OECD
Author: Bertelsmann Stiftung (Gütersloh, Germany)
Category: Political Science
Which reforms must governments implement in order to ensure a viable future for their countries? Sustainable Governance Indicators 2009 examines this key question as part of a biennial analysis of the need for reform in the thirty OECD member states. In addition to exploring the current situation, the index analyzes the extent to which policymakers are capable of finding and implementing solutions for pressing social problems. Focusing on the years 2005 to 2007, this new ranking supplies a range of quantitative data and expert opinions, thus providing a unique basis for comparing the democracies and market economies of the OECD member states. All expert assessments and comparative data are included on the accompanying CD-ROM.