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By Nancy Tingley

“In a crowded box of artwork background whodunits, this primary novel sticks out … Jenna, an unabashed sleuth either off and on the activity, is a clean new voice. a superb choose for fanatics of of Iain Pears and B.A. Shapiro trying to extend their geography.” —Library Journal

When the desirable, 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, no longer felony research, and her fast quandary is just understanding even if the pinnacle is one famously stolen from its physique, or a fake.

When a moment decapitation happens — this time of an artwork collector, now not a statue — Jenna unearths herself drawn right into a varied type of secret, and the stakes are existence or loss of life. It seems that a similar skills for learn and for unraveling puzzles — the bread and butter of an paintings historian — have completely outfitted her to unravel crimes. She’s yes the sculpture presents clues to aid her resolve the case, which takes her to Thailand and Cambodia. however the creditors, buyers, and con artists of the Bangkok artwork global merely compound her questions.

A Head in Cambodia is the fiction debut of famous Asian paintings professional Nancy Tingley. Readers will take pleasure in the rarified global of accumulating, in addition to gaining knowledge of Jenna, an intrepid and wise observer who will simply locate her position between V.I. Warshawski, Kinsey Milhone, and different nice girl sleuths.

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