All That Remains is a crime fiction novel by Patricia Cornwell. It is the third book of the Dr. Kay Scarpetta series.
A killer is stalking young couples, and the remains of 8 youngsters have been found dead over a couple of years in remote woodland areas. Dr Kay Scarpetta’s task as Chief Medical Examiner is made more difficult by the effects of the elements. Eight times she must write that cause of death is undetermined.
But when the latest girl who goes missing turns out to be the daughter of one of the most powerful women in America, Scarpetta finds herself prey to political pressure and press harassment.
As she starts to investigate, she finds that vital evidence is being withheld from her – or even faked. And all the time a cunning, sadistic killer is still at large….