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The Devil's Bones by Jefferson Bass
  

The Devil's Bones

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The third book in the Body Farm Thriller series. These are a great read for those really interested in the forensic side of police investigations as there is aplenty of gory detail, as well as fascinating insight in to these procedures. Bill Brockton’s forensic anthropologist is back doing what he does best in his work life and what he does worst in his personal life. A must for all you C.S.I fans.

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Synopsis

The Devil's Bones by Jefferson Bass

A woman's charred body has been found inside a burned car atop a hill in Knoxville. Forensic anthropologist Bill Brockton is on the case, torching bodies to research how fire consumes flesh and bone. Days later, he receives a mysterious package - a set of cremated remains that seems entirely unreal.

As Brockton investigates, he uncovers a truth too horrifying to believe. Meanwhile, disgraced medical examiner, and Brockton's nemesis, Garland Hamilton, has escaped from custody. A deadly game of cat and mouse begins, with Brockton's life at stake.

Finally running Hamilton to ground, Brockton finds only the incinerated remains of his enemy, or does he? Before he finds the truth, Brockton will face his ultimate test.

About the Author

Jefferson Bass

Jefferson Bass is the writing team of Dr Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson. Dr Bass, a world-renowned forensic anthropologist, founded the Body Farm 25 years ago. Jefferson is a journalist, writer and documentary film maker. His writings have appeared in the New York Times, Newsweek and USA Today.

Author photo © Erik Bledsoe

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Publication date

2nd April 2009

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Jefferson Bass

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Publisher

Quercus Publishing Plc

Format

Hardback

Categories

Thriller / Suspense
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ISBN

9781847248060

Publisher Profile

Quercus Publishing Plc is an imprint of Quercus

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Starting out in a small office in Dorset Street, London, the company quickly expanded, producing best sellers with each of its first two titles, Universe and Speeches that Changed the World.

As well as winning awards for their books Quercus also won Small Publisher of the Year at the British Book Industry Awards and the PLUS New Company fo the Year in the Fast Growth Business Awards.

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