Dr Anya Crichton, a pathologist and forensic physician, finds work is sparse for the only female freelancer in the field. Between paying child support, a mortgage and struggling to get her business off the ground, Anya can’t yet afford to fight her ex-husband for custody of their three-year-old son, Ben.
While investigating the drug overdose of a young Lebanese girl, Anya notices startling coincidences in a number of unrelated suicides she’s been asked to examine by friend and colleague, Detective Sergeant Kate Farrer. All the victims disappeared for a period of time, before committing suicide in bizarre circumstances.
As Anya delves deeper, the pathological findings point to the frightening possibility that the deaths are not only linked, but part of a sinister plot. One in which Anya is unwillingly immersed...
About the Author
Kathryn Fox is a medical practitioner with a special interest in forensic medicine. Her bestselling debut novel, Malicious Intent, received international acclaim and was awarded the Davitt Award for adult fiction. Kathryn currently lives in Sydney, Australia.
"Comparisons with Patricia Cornwell and Kathy Reichs are inevitable ... Fox holds her own, if not more against the other two." - The Times (UK)
"Fox knows how to write decent prose, create sympathetic characters and pace a thriller, and she keeps the reader turning the pages." - Australian Book Review
Series: Anya Crichton #1
Format: Audio CD
Published: 1st April 2014
Country of Publication: AU
Weight (kg): 0.5