Picks and Pans Review: Best Female Detective Fiction
updated 05/26/2003 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 05/26/2003 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•ONE FOR THE MONEY by Janet Evanovich: Smart, funny Stephanie Plum's first case.
•POSTMORTEM by Patricia Cornwell: The gritty debut of tenacious medical examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta.
•AN UNSUITABLE JOB FOR A WOMAN by P.D. James: English P.I. Cordelia Gray follows an intricate murder maze.
•'G' IS FOR GUMSHOE by Sue Grafton: Kinsey Millhone's best alphabet mystery.