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By Nancy Tingley

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

When the captivating, eleventh-century Cambodian stone head of Radha, consort to Krishna, indicates up on the Searles Museum, younger curator Jenna Murphy doesn’t suspect that it'll lead her to a homicide. Asian artwork is her bailiwick, now not legal research, and her speedy quandary is just knowing 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, now not a statue — Jenna reveals herself drawn right into a diversified type of secret, and the stakes are existence or demise. It seems that an identical skills for learn and for unraveling puzzles — the bread and butter of an artwork historian — have completely outfitted her to unravel crimes. She’s definite the sculpture presents clues to aid her clear up the case, which takes her to Thailand and Cambodia. however the creditors, buyers, and con artists of the Bangkok artwork international purely compound her questions.

A Head in Cambodia is the fiction debut of famous Asian artwork professional Nancy Tingley. Readers will enjoy the rarified international of accumulating, in addition to learning Jenna, an intrepid and intelligent observer who will simply locate her position between V.I. Warshawski, Kinsey Milhone, and different nice woman sleuths.

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