This dazzling thriller pits Chief Medical Examiner
Kay Scarpetta against greater odds than ever before.
serial killer Carrie Grethen has escaped from a psychiatric hospital with plans
for revenge. Wary and shaken, Scarpetta also has to investigate the death by
fire of an unknown woman. The postmortem reveals that the woman was stabbed
before the fire was started, and soon Scarpetta and her colleagues are called
out to the scene of another fire and another murder.
her lover Benton Wesley disappears while following up a tip-off, Scarpetta,
with sudden appalling clarity, sees that Carrie has set up a scenario in which
she has the upper hand and can manipulate them all. Download and start listening now!