Grave Secrets

Grave Secrets

Audiobook CD - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
Investigating a heartbreaking massacre that took place in 1982 Guatemala, forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan discovers that the events that took place there are linked to the disappearance of four girls from Guatemala City and the murder of a human rights investigator.

Baker
& Taylor

Investigating a massacre that took place in Guatemala in 1982, forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan discovers that those events are linked to the disappearance of four girls from Guatemala City and the murder of a human rights investigator.

Simon and Schuster
It was a summer morning in 1982 when soldiers ravaged the village of Chupan Ya, raping and killing women and children. Twenty-three victims are said to lie in the well when Dr. Temperance Brennan and the team from the Guatemalan Forensic Anthropology Foundation now dig. No records were kept. To their families, the dead are "the disappeared."

The team is packing up for the day when an urgent satellite call comes in. Two colleagues are under attack. Shots ring out, and Tempe listens in horror to a woman's sreams. Then there is silence. Dead silence.

With this new violence, Tempe is asked by the Guatemalan police for her expertise on another case. Four privlidged young women have vanished from Guatemala City in recent months. One is the Canadian's ambassador's daughter. Some remains have turned up in the septic tank. Unfortunately, Tempe knows septic tanks.

Teaming with Special Crimes Investigator Bartolomé Galiano, and with Montreal detective Andrew Ryan, Tempe soon finds herself in a dangerous web that streches far beyond Guatemala's borders. As power, money, greed, and science converge, Tempe must make life-altering choices.

Grave Secrets is powerful entertainment from a crime fiction superstar who combines riveting authenticity with witty, elegant prose.

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2002]
Copyright Date: ℗2002
ISBN: 9780743526296
0743526295
Branch Call Number: CD BOOK MYS Reichs, K 100.5 2002
Characteristics: 9 sound discs (approximately 10 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in

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jdatwell
Jan 24, 2011

if you know anything of tempe the book is nothing like the show, but just as good.
from the start it pulls at ur heart and makes u think. it did lag in some spots, but worth the reading.
be prepared to cry and wander why, not recommed for those who can't handle gore, but other wise really worth it .

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kaijene
Oct 21, 2017

Just a brain-fried hump who couldn't have the girl he wanted.

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