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Bones Are Forever: A Novel [Hardcover]

Kathy Reichs
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Book Description

Aug. 28 2012 Temperance Brennan
Kathy Reichs, #1 New York Times bestselling author and producer of the FOX televison hit Bones, is at her brilliant best in a riveting novel featuring forensic anthropologist Tempe Brennan—a story of infanticide, murder, and corruption, set in the high-stakes, high-danger world of diamond mining.

A woman calling herself Amy Roberts checks into a Montreal hospital complaining of uncontrolled bleeding. Doctors see evidence of a recent birth, but before they can act, Roberts disappears. Dispatched to the address she gave at the hospital, police discover bloody towels outside in a Dumpster. Fearing the worst, they call Temperance Brennan to investigate.

In a run-down apartment Tempe makes a ghastly discovery: the decomposing bodies of three infants. According to the landlord, a woman named Alma Rogers lives there. Then a man shows up looking for Alva Rodriguez. Are Amy Roberts, Alma Rogers, and Alva Rodriguez the same person? Did she kill her own babies? And where is she now?

Heading up the investigation is Tempe’s old flame, homicide detective Andrew Ryan. His counterpart from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police is sergeant Ollie Hasty, who happens to have a little history with Tempe himself, which she regrets. This unlikely trio follows the woman’s trail, first to Edmonton and then to Yellowknife, a remote diamond-mining city deep in the Northwest Territories. What they find in Yellowknife is more sinister than they ever could have imagined.

Crackling with sexual tension, whip-smart dialogue, and the startling plot twists Reichs delivers so well, Bones Are Forever is the fifteenth thrilling novel in Reichs’s “cleverly plotted and expertly maintained series” (The New York Times Book Review). With the FOX series Bones in its eighth season and her popularity at its broadest ever, Kathy Reichs has reached new heights in suspenseful storytelling.

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"Reichs always delivers a pulse-pounding story." (Publishers Weekly)

About the Author

Kathy Reichs, like her character Temperance Brennan, is a forensic anthropologist, formerly for the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in North Carolina and currently for the Laboratoire de sciences judiciaires et de médecine légale for the province of Quebec. Reichs’s first book, Déja Dead, catapulted her to fame when it became a New York Times bestseller and won the 1997 Ellis Award for Best First Novel.

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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Not her best effort. Sept. 2 2012
As much as I love Kathy Reichs, this book left me feeling cheated. I've read and re-read everything she's published and I kept thinking while reading this, ghost-writer. I won't spoil the ending, but this book had none of the usual twists and turns that pepper all her other novels; then it just ends in a blood bath. If you haven't read anything of Kathy Reichs yet, better to start with Bones to Ashes or Deja Dead.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Another great Bones book! July 31 2013
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I've never been disappointed with any book in this series. This one was especially fun with the trip to Edmonton & then Yellowknife. The involvement of the RCMP was fun for me too. The research was obviously well done & the book was great to read!
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5.0 out of 5 stars BONES ARE FOREVER - KATHY REICHS (TEMPE BRENNAN) March 27 2014
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This series is fun to read and always full of twists and turns. My wife and I are enjoying each and every new 'Bones' novel.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Not bad Dec 27 2013
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Stories are starting to get very familiar. Little tired of her making stupid decisions given she is a bright lady
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4.0 out of 5 stars Good Book Dec 18 2013
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I like all of Kathy Reichs works and this one is another good read. It tended to drag on a bit in parts but overall an enjoyable read
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4.0 out of 5 stars Location Canada! Eh! Dec 12 2013
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Was so pleased to read about mystery in the Edmonton, AB and NWT - Yellowknife area! Having lived in the NWT for a decade, it felt like old home week. Have enjoyed other stories of Kathy Reichs better, but still an intersting one. Thank you for choosing our beautiful country as the centre of this story, Kathy!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Review |Kathy Richs/Bones are forever Nov. 7 2013
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Kathy Reichs is unique is writing such captivating books.
With her story, we embarked across Canada and lived
within her characters..
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3.0 out of 5 stars Fair Oct. 28 2013
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I have not completed reading this book but I have found much of it has too much unnecessary esplanations of things that does not related closely to the story and could have been eliminated. Other than that the story line is not what I would rate as a gripping story.
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