Break No Bones: A Novel (Temperance Brennan Novels)

By Kathy Reichs

to a few, the lifeless are a commodity. For Tempe Brennan, they carry the major to cracking a bad crime ring.

one of the historical is still in a local American burial floor, Tempe discovers a clean skeleton -- and what started as a standard instructing stint at an archeology box university in Charleston, South Carolina, speedy turns into a heated research into an alarming trend of homicides. The clues hidden within the bones result in a highway hospital the place a tremendous discovery awaits, and Tempe -- whose own existence is in upheaval, with males competing for her -- cannot have enough money any distractions as she items jointly a shattering and terrifying puzzle.

Show description

Preview of Break No Bones: A Novel (Temperance Brennan Novels) PDF

Similar Fiction books

Dark Blood (Logan McRae, Book 6)

The #1 bestselling crime sequence from the award-winning Stuart MacBride. during this 6th DS Logan McRae mystery, Scotland’s best see first-hand how beginning back may be murder…Everyone merits a moment probability. Richard Knox has served his time, so why shouldn’t he be allowed to dwell anyplace he desires?

The Name of the World: A Novel

The acclaimed writer of Jesus' Son and Already useless returns with a stunning, haunting, and darkly comedian novel. The identify of the area is a spell binding portrait of a professor at a Midwestern collage who has been sufferer in his grief after an twist of fate takes the lives of his spouse and baby and has accepted that grief to amplify him.

Godiva: A Novel

Nicole Galland, writer of The Fool’s story, turns her smart pen towards re-imagining the recognized legend of woman Godiva during this expertly crafted ancient novel set in Anglo-Saxon England. A 12th-century noblewoman, woman Godiva is notorious for using bare via Coventry to alleviate her humans of her husband’s unfair and oppressive taxation.

The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet (Wayfarers)

Keep on with a motley staff on an exhilarating trip via space—and one adventurous younger explorer who discovers the that means of kinfolk within the a long way reaches of the universe—in this light-hearted debut area opera from a emerging sci-fi celebrity. Rosemary Harper doesn’t anticipate a lot while she joins the group of the getting older Wayfarer.

Extra resources for Break No Bones: A Novel (Temperance Brennan Novels)

Show sample text content

Despatched out an APB at the boat’s make and registration quantity. Key Largo law enforcement officials noticed her approximately twenty mins in the past. Name’s the Flight of caprice. ” “Flight, certain, whimsy, no. How’d she get to the Keys? ” “Gentleman named Sandy Mann claims to have bought her in Charleston, made the run south on Sunday. Time line tallies. in keeping with witnesses, the Flight of Whimsy’s been docked on the marina due to the fact that someday on Monday. ” “What’s Mann’s tale? ” “He’s on his manner in to inform it. ” “Rodriguez? ” “The Puerto Vallarta police hit the Abrigo no matter what in regards to the time we have been busting Marshall. stumbled on pretty well a similar setup, although extra subtle on that finish. Spa’s a entrance. ” “Rodriguez? ” “Not on the spa, his domestic, or his membership. One car lacking. female friend thinks he could have pushed to Oaxaca to go to neighbors. ” “He’s skipped. ” “Most most probably. ” “Marshall should have tipped him. ” “They’ll nail him. although the Mexican police officers aren’t sure what the fees might be. ” “The guy offered organs ransacked from homicide sufferers. ” “I suspect Dr. Rodriguez’s attorney will paint a distinct photograph. If he has bogus documents for the resources of the organs he implanted it can be challenging to make a case. we have to exhibit supply of a victim’s organ and data on his half. ” “Doctor. ” I snorted in disgust. “The guy is an ethical invalid and will be locked up. nobody who promotes loss of life merits to be referred to as health professional. similar is going for Marshall. ” “Marshall’s unlikely wherever. Magistrate’s conserving him on a cost of homicide one. ” “What’s he asserting? ” “ ‘I desire a legal professional. ’ ” “Statute offers him the fitting to a listening to ahead of a pass judgement on inside of forty-eight hours. Marshall might be out on bond by way of Friday. ” “If so, we’ll be on him like white on rice. My deputy’s facing health center records now. ” “You’ve obtained my spreadsheet? ” “First set of names we checked. not anything. Marshall most likely destroyed all documents for sufferers he killed. ” “He nonetheless had Montague’s dossier. ” “True. ” while we’d disconnected, I up to date Ryan. Then I leaned again and closed my eyes. although puppy drained, I felt stable. outstanding. Marshall was once in the back of bars and facts was once being gathered that will nail him for murder and numerous different fees. We’d close down a world ring trafficking in human organs. notwithstanding Rodriguez had slipped the web for now, i used to be definite he’d be stuck and prosecuted. I’d fulfilled my vow to aid Emma. the fellow on Dewees, the fellow within the timber, and the girl within the barrel may well now relaxation in peace. Gullet was once operating with the Charleston PD, and that i used to be convinced different MPs may ultimately be tracked. might be Aikman, Teal, and Flynn. If overseas legislation have been damaged, the FBI could surely sign up. while Ryan pulled in at “Sea for Miles,” I checked the sprint clock: 7:42. We have been mountaineering the stairs while my cellphone sounded. I clicked on, hoping it was once Gullet with information Rodriguez was once within the bag. “Dr. Brennan. ” The voice was once male, yet differently, not anything clicked. “Who’s calling, please? ” “Dr. Lester Marshall. i have to see you. ” “There is basically nothing—” “Quite the opposite.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.96 of 5 – based on 39 votes