Bones of the Lost: A Temperance Brennan Novel

Bones of the Lost: A Temperance Brennan Novel

Kathy Reichs

number one New York occasions bestselling writer Kathy Reichs returns along with her 16th riveting novel that includes forensic anthropologist Tempe Brennan, whose exam of a tender woman killed in a success and run in North Carolina triggers an research into overseas human trafficking.

When Charlotte police observe the physique of a teenage woman alongside a desolate stretch of two-lane street, Temperance Brennan fears the worst. The girl’s physique indicates symptoms of foul play. inside of her handbag police locate the identification card of a well-known neighborhood businessman, John-Henry tale, who died in a awful flea industry hearth months previous. used to be the lady an unlawful immigrant turning methods? was once she murdered?

The medical expert has additionally requested Tempe to ascertain a package of Peruvian puppy mummies confiscated through U.S. Customs. A desolate tract hurricane veteran named Dominick Rockett stands accused of smuggling the items into the rustic. may well there be a few connection among the trafficking of antiquitiesand the trafficking of humans?

As the case deepens, Tempe should also grapple with own turmoil. Her daughter Katy, grieving the dying of her boyfriend in Afghanistan, unexpectedly enlists within the military. As strain mounts from all corners, Tempe quickly unearths herself on the middle of a conspiracy that extends the entire means from South the USA, to Afghanistan, and correct to the heart of Charlotte. “A genius at construction suspense” (Daily News, New York), Kathy Reichs is at her great most sensible during this exciting novel.

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