Break No Bones : (Temperance Brennan 9) Paperback
by Kathy Reichs
Part of the Temperance Brennan series
Dr Temperance Brennan and her students are working on a site of prehistoric graves on an island near Charleston, South Carolina, when a decomposing body is uncovered in a shallow grave off a lonely beach. The bone is fresh and the remains are still topped by wisps of hair - it's a recent burial, and a case Tempe must take. Tempe determines that the deceased is a middle-aged white male - but who was he?
Why was he buried in a clandestine grave? And what does an unusual vertical fracture of one of the vertebrae signify?Before long, another body is discovered - and Tempe finds herself drawn deeper into a shocking investigation which will challenge her entire view of humanity.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 496 pages
- Publisher: Cornerstone
- Publication Date: 01/09/2011
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780099556589