Download PDF by Nancy Tingley: A Head in Cambodia: A Jenna Murphy Mystery (Jenna Murphy

By Nancy Tingley

ISBN-10: 0804011850

ISBN-13: 9780804011853

“In a crowded box of paintings historical past whodunits, this primary novel stands proud … Jenna, an unabashed sleuth either off and on the activity, is a clean new voice. an outstanding choose for enthusiasts of of Iain Pears and B.A. Shapiro seeking to extend their geography.” —Library Journal

When the eye-catching, eleventh-century Cambodian stone head of Radha, consort to Krishna, exhibits up on the Searles Museum, younger curator Jenna Murphy doesn’t suspect that it'll lead her to a homicide. Asian paintings is her bailiwick, now not legal research, and her fast predicament is just realizing no matter if the pinnacle is one famously stolen from its physique, or a fake.

When a moment decapitation happens — this time of an paintings collector, no longer a statue — Jenna reveals herself drawn right into a diverse form of secret, and the stakes are lifestyles or demise. It seems that an analogous abilities for learn and for unraveling puzzles — the bread and butter of an paintings historian — have completely built her to resolve crimes. She’s sure the sculpture presents clues to assist her clear up the case, which takes her to Thailand and Cambodia. however the creditors, purchasers, and con artists of the Bangkok paintings international in basic terms compound her questions.

A Head in Cambodia is the fiction debut of famous Asian artwork specialist Nancy Tingley. Readers will savor the rarified global of accumulating, in addition to researching Jenna, an intrepid and wise observer who will simply locate her position between V.I. Warshawski, Kinsey Milhone, and different nice lady sleuths.

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