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  • 10 of 28 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Terrace Public Library.

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3 current holds with 28 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Terrace Public Library REI (Text) 35151001102128 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2020-10-28
Terrace Public Library REI (Text) 35151001102136 Adult Fiction Checked out 2020-11-10

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982146009
  • ISBN: 1982146001
  • Physical Description: 417 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster Canada edition.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Simon & Schuster, 2020.

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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, working mostly outside the system. That's because Tempe's new boss holds a fierce grudge against her and is determined to keep her out of the case. Tempe bulls forward anyway, even as she begins questioning her instincts. But the clues she discovers are disturbing and confusing. Was the faceless man a spy? A trafficker? A target for assassination by the government? And why was he carrying the name of a child missing for almost a decade? 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 utilizing 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.
Subject: Brennan, Temperance (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Women forensic anthropologists > Fiction.
Missing persons > Investigation > Fiction.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Aneurysms > Fiction.
Charlotte (N.C.) > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.

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