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Break No Bones

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Break No Bones

By Kathy Reichs

Pocket Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780743453035, 445pp.

Publication Date: August 21, 2007

Description

To some, the dead are a commodity. For Tempe Brennan, they hold the key to cracking a horrific crime ring.
Among the ancient remains in a Native American burial ground, Tempe discovers a fresh skeleton -- and what began as an ordinary teaching stint at an archeology field school in Charleston, South Carolina, fast becomes a heated investigation into an alarming pattern of homicides. The clues hidden in the bones lead to a street clinic where a monstrous discovery awaits, and Tempe -- whose personal life is in upheaval, with two men competing for her -- can't afford any distractions as she pieces together a shattering and terrifying puzzle.


Praise For Break No Bones

"A rare treat....Mesmerizing."




- Ann Rule




"Engrossing."




- Entertainment Weekly




"Tempe Brennan is the lab lady most likely to dethrone Patricia Cornwell's Kay
Scarpetta."


-- USA Today




"A brilliant novel....Fascinating science...A must-read."


- Jeffery Deaver