Patricia Cornwell g s right to the top of the bestseller charts with her eighth Kay Scarpetta thriller, Unnatural Exposure, after just one week in the stores. Putnam launched it with a 1,000,000-copy printing and publicity highlights included appearances on The Today Show and CBS This Morning plus bookstore events in New York City, Washington, D.C., Richmond, Va., and Charleston, S.C. Also booked are three weeks of national TV advertising on CNN and the Today Show. Cornwell is the only woman in the U.S. to receive England's coveted Gold Dagger, considered to be the most prestigious crime-writing award in the world.