Welcome to the novel that introduced the world to Lucy Farinelli. Ooops. I suppose I should say Dr. Kay Scarpetta.
Year of Release: 1990
Kay is baffled by Borax, digging deep to find the man terrorizing the city. Neils and Kay crack the code, Marino does what he does, and Abby Turncoat sheds some light. Meanwhile, back at the Farm, Windsor Farms, Lucy scrapes her knuckle, Kay reflects on her love life and did Bill kill his wife or was it suicide? Then Kay takes Little Lucy to the beach.
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