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A Conspiracy of Bones

Narrated by: Linda Emond
Series: Temperance Brennan, Book 19
Length: 11 hrs and 57 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (14 ratings)

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Number-one New York Times best-selling author Kathy Reichs returns with her 19th riveting novel featuring forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan, who must use all her tradecraft to discover the identity of a faceless corpse, its connection to a decade-old missing child case, and why the dead man had her phone number.

It’s sweltering in Charlotte, North Carolina and Temperance Brennan, still recovering from neurosurgery following an aneurysm, is battling nightmares, migraines, and what she thinks might be hallucinations when she receives a series of mysterious text messages, each containing a new picture of a corpse that is missing its face and hands. Immediately, she’s anxious to know who the dead man is, and why the images were sent to her.

An identified corpse soon turns up, only partly answering her questions.

To win answers to the others, including the man’s identity, she must go rogue. With help from a number of law enforcement associates including her Montreal beau Andrew Ryan and the always-ready-with-a-smart-quip, ex-homicide investigator Skinny Slidell, and utilising new cutting-edge forensic methods, Tempe draws closer to the astonishing truth.

But the more she uncovers, the darker and more twisted the picture becomes....

©2020 Kathy Reichs (P)2020 Simon & Schuster UK
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  • Pa Walsh
  • 24-03-2020

Average

Too much minutiae...plot was ok....first time reading a Reichs book...not for me

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  • Elaine
  • 10-06-2020

Struggled to finish this

I felt there was a lot of repetition in this book, the story was very padded out. I didn't enjoy it and that was a big disappointment to me as a long time fan. it's well read but what's being read is not great. sorry.

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  • MCTUCKETER
  • 03-05-2020

Kathy you're da'bomb!

Narrator Linda Emond is perfect to my mind she is Tempe. Plot very contemporary and as with all KR's Tempe books a most compelling listen.

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  • JO D.
  • 29-04-2020

Excellent story

This was an excellent story. Very gripping and couldn't stop listening to it. Very well read and highly recommended.

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  • Beverley Glynn
  • 20-04-2020

In True Kathy/Temp Style

Great storyline, gripping and intricate with plenty to get me thinking.
Always great to get updates on favourites
in the storyline, Ryan, Slidell, Mamma and of course Temp!

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  • Oda
  • 06-04-2020

Amazing

Loved the well read, well thought story.
Really nice and calming voice, perfect too listen too when going on a walk with my dog, or just doing some chores in my house.
Loved it!

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  • Emma
  • 28-03-2020

Great Tempe Story

Loved this book, a bit different from the usual layout and a fantastic story. One to listen too tome and again