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Awakening

by S. J. Bolton

Hardcover, 393 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $25.95 |

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Preferring animals to people because of a disfigurement from a childhood accident, veterinary surgeon Clara Benning is called upon to investigate a snakebite death and discovers that the victim's body possessed a higher concentration of venom than a snake can produce, a realization that leads to a conclusion that the victim was murdered.