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On the last morning of Virginia’s bloodiest year since the Civil War, I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at…
When I was in second grade, my mother moved from Miami to this evangelical conservative environment in western North Carolina, two miles down the road…
The human capacity to be curious has always existed.
Obviously people read the books in order to be entertained.
That’s why I think the ‘Scarpetta’ series has worked so well because people like spending time with this character.
Murder is about power and the more powerful women get the more it will change the good that they do and the bad that they…
If you chomp down too hard on my work, you’re going to break your teeth.
If it’s really beautiful weather, sometimes I might take a helicopter out. I got my license in 1999.
I’ve never taken a scalpel to a dead body.
I’ve had people turn up to book signings with knives, with guns.
I’ve been stalked.
I’m always surprised when large numbers of people buy my books.
I wouldn’t want to donate my body for scientific study.
I won’t put myself in a position where I’m vulnerable.
I stop working at about 3 p.m. on Fridays.
I refuse to sit on my laurels.
I like to get to bed with a clear head.
I don’t do things that are illegal.
I am a journalist.
I am an Armani and a Dolce & Gabbana kind of a person.
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