When a girl's dead body is found in a toy box, forensic physician
and pathologist Anya Crichton joins the police hunt in her home
state of Tasmania for the child's missing mother and sister.
Staying with her increasingly erratic mother, Dr Jocelyn Reynolds,
Anya fears the long shadow of her sister Miriam's disappearance has
finally driven her mother past the brink of sanity. But Anya soon
discovers that Jocelyn is keeping a deadly secret. When tests
conclude a virulent strain of food poisoning was responsible for
the child's death, the outbreak begins to spread. Anya pairs up
with Internal Affairs detective Oliver Parke to unravel the
sinister connections between the fatal epidemic, a covered - up
study, the shady deals of a multinational corporation and the
alleged murder of a local scientist. Anya has strayed into a high -
stakes game so dangerous the players will kill to keep it quiet.
With time running short, Anya must uncover the truth before she is
silenced - permanently. PRAISE FOR KATHRYN FOX 'A compelling
talent' Jeffrey Deaver 'Fox is a medical practitioner who has used
her interest in forensic medicine to turn thriller writer and is
one of the best in the international forensic genre'
|Country of origin:
||254 x 197mm (L x W)
General & literary fiction >
Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate?
Let us know about it.
Does this product have an incorrect or missing image?
Send us a new image.
Is this product missing categories?
Add more categories.
Review This Product
No reviews yet - be the first to create one!