Body Of Evidence by Patricia Cornwell was released in 1991.
Patricia Cornwell - Body Of Evidence book description:
Now in a new premium edition, #1 New York Times bestselling author Patricia Cornwell’s suspense fiction classic, featuring gutsy medical examiner Kay Scarpetta.
A reclusive author, Beryl Madison finds no safe haven from months of menacing phone calls—or the tormented feeling that her every move is being watched. When the writer is found slain in her own home, Kay Scarpetta pieces together the intricate forensic evidence - while unwittingly edging closer to a killer waiting in the shadows.
The second Kay Scarpetta mystery from the Edgar Award-winning author of Postmortem. Chief Medical Examiner Scarpetta discovers that an investigation that begins in the lab with microscopes and lasers can quickly veer off into a nightmare realm where no one is safe - not even Kay.