When Scarpetta examines a young man's body, she discovers stunning indications that he may have been alive when he was zipped inside a pouch and locked inside the cooler of her new Cambridge Forensic Center in Massachusetts. Various 3-D radiology scans reveal more shocking details about internal injuries unlike any Scarpetta has ever seen. These suggest the possibility of a conspiracy to cause mass casualties, and she races against time to discover who and why before more people die.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LizHD - LibraryThing
I can't remember the last time I thought a new Scarpetta novel lived up to the the early books. This one is long and...ridiculous! All of the action takes place within about 24 hours (how these middle ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - cindyb29 - LibraryThing
Written before Red Mist, but I read it after. Very satisfying to know what will happen; didn't ruin it for me, but written in first person which came across as somewhat arrogant and self-congratulatory Read full review