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Dr. Temperance "Tempe" Brennan is a forensic anthropologist, who investigates human remains at crime scenes where the flesh is too degraded for a coroner to obtain evidence (victims of arson, mutilation, advanced decomposition, etc.). Tempe is first introduced in Déjà Dead. She is a native of the Carolinas and one of only fifty board-certified fore…
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Book 1
Deja Dead
10th Anniversary Edition (1) (A Temperance Brennan Novel)
Kathy Reichs - 2007-10-23 (first published in 1997)
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Her life is devoted to justice; for those she never even knew. In the year since Temperance Brennan left behind a shaky marriage in North Carolina, work has often preempted her weekend plans to explore Quebec. When a female corpse is discovered meticulously dismembered and stashed in trash bags, Temperance detects an alarming pattern and she plunge...
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Book 2
Death du Jour
Kathy Reichs - 1999-05-18
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Assaulted by the bitter cold of a Montreal winter, the American-born Dr. Temperance Breman, Forensic Anthropologist for the Province of Quebec, digs for a corpse where Sister Elisabeth Nicolet, dead over a century and now a candidate for sainthood, should lie in her grave. A strange, small coffin, buried in the recesses of a decaying church, holds ...
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Book 3
Deadly Décisions
A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 3)
Kathy Reichs - 2000-08-08
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Nine-year-old Emily Anne Toussaint is fatally shot on a Montreal street. A North Carolina teenager disappears from her home, and parts of her skeleton are found hundreds of miles away. The shocking deaths propel Tempe Brennan from north to south, and deep into a shattering investigation inside the bizarre culture of outlaw motorcycle gangs—where on...
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Book 4
Fatal Voyage
A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 4)
Kathy Reichs - 2001-07-17
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KATHY REICHS, whom Ann Rule calls "in a class by herself," burst onto the publishing scene with Déjà Dead, the international bestseller of which P. D. James wrote: "The strength of her novel is in the insight it gives into the scientific procedures of a murder investigation." Now, with her dazzling new forensic thriller Fatal Voyage, Reichs applies...
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Book 5
Grave Secrets
A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 5)
Kathy Reichs - 2002-07-09
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As fresh and shocking as today’s headlines, a bone-chilling new Tempe Brennan novel of international black marketeering in fetal tissue, decades old mass murder, and contemporary homicide from New York Times bestselling author and world-class forensic anthropologist Kathy Reichs, who is hailed by the critics as the new Patricia Cornwell.It was a su...
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Book 6
Bare Bones
A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 6)
Kathy Reichs - 2003-07-01
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From number one internationally bestselling author Kathy Reichs comes a masterful new novel of cutting-edge forensics and gripping suspense. It's a summer of sizzling heat in Charlotte where Dr. Temperance Brennan, forensic anthropologist for the North Carolina medical examiner, looks forward to her first vacation in years. A romantic vacation. She...
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Book 7
Monday Mourning
A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 7)
Kathy Reichs - 2004-07-12
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A riveting new Temperance Brennan forensic thriller from Kathy Reichs, the internationally acclaimed forensic anthropologist and New York Times bestselling author...Temperance Brennan, forensic anthropologist for both North Carolina and Quebec, has come from Charlotte to Montreal during the bleak days of December to testify as an expert witness at ...
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Book 8
Cross Bones
Kathy Reichs - 2005-09-02
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A gripping and explosive new thriller from internationally acclaimed forensic anthropologist and New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs, featuring Temperance Brennan and Detective Andrew Ryan on the trail of a modern murder and an ancient biblical mystery... When an Orthodox Jewish man is found shot to death in Montreal, Temperance Brennan ...
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Book 9
Break No Bones
A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 9)
Kathy Reichs - 2006-07-11
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From bestselling author Kathy Reichs a book set in Charleston, South Carolina, the center of a lucrative, clandestine, sophisticated trade in body parts, the kind that leaves the donor dead.Summoned to South Carolina to fill in for a negligent colleague, Tempe is stuck teaching a lackluster archaeology field school in the ruins of a Native American...
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Book 10
Bones to Ashes
A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 10)
Kathy Reichs - 2007-08-28
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In Kathy Reichs's tenth bestselling novel featuring forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan, the discovery of a young girl's skeleton in Acadia, Canada might be connected to the disappearance of Tempe's childhood friend.For Tempe Brennan, the discovery of a young girl's skeleton in Acadia, Canada, is more than just another case. Evangeline, Temp...
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Devil Bones
Kathy Reichs - 2008-08-22
206 Bones by Kathy Reichs
Spider Bones by Kathy Reichs
Flash and Bones by Kathy Reichs
Bones Are Forever by Kathy Reichs
Bones of the Lost by Kathy Reichs
Bones Never Lie by Kathy Reichs
Speaking in Bones by Kathy Reichs
A Conspiracy of Bones by Kathy Reichs
The Bone Code by Kathy Reichs