The Unofficial Patricia Cornwell Companion

A Guide to the Bestselling Author's Life and Work

George Beahm

Minotaur Books

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The Unofficial Patricia Cornwell Companion is the first and only book devoted to this bestselling author and her beloved heroine, forensic pathologist Dr. Kay Scarpetta. It's the definitive work on Cornwell--encompassing all the details of her life, her body of work, and the deep and intriguing relationship between the two.

Including numerous interviews and articles about Cornwell's work, a number of rare photographs of the author and her world, as well as a detailed discussion of each title, the Companion is a fact-packed encyclopedia for the millions of readers who've become hooked on Scarpetta and her creator. Fans will delight in the true insider's look at Richmond, the city Kay Scarpetta calls home, as well as a thorough examination of the geography of Cornwell's world. A glossary of forensic terminology and a guide to the characters who appear in each novel round out the book, making it a useful reference tool in addition to a revealing look at a reclusive author.

All in all, The Unofficial Patricia Cornwell Companion is a must-read for each of Patricia Cornwell's millions of fans.

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The Unofficial Patricia Cornwell Companion
SECTION ITHE FACTS: A LOOK AT THE LIFE OF PATRICIA CORNWELLCHRONOLOGYNote: The chronology that follows is abbreviated, focusing on key personal moments and professional publications. For more information, consult Cornwell's official Web site. 
1956• Born June 9, in Miami, Florida; daughter of Sam and Marilyn Daniels.1963• Moves with family to Montreat, North Carolina.1965• With her two brothers, she comes under the care of Ruth and Billy Graham, who place them with nearby missionaries who raise them after Marilyn Daniels is

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George Beahm

George Beahm lives in Williamsburg, Virginia. The Unofficial Patricia Cornwell Companion is his ninth book.

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The Unofficial Patricia Cornwell Companion
A Guide to the Bestselling Author's Life and Work
George Beahm

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
April 2011
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429970730
ISBN10: 1429970731
320 pages
$7.99

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
October 2002
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312307325
ISBN10: 0312307322
6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches, 320 pages, Includes 25 halftones throughout
$17.95
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