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  • 24 of 165 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 5 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

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130 current holds with 165 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library F REICHS (Text) 39493108581465 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Jackson County Public Library F REICHS (Text) 39493108588247 Adult New Fiction Checked out 05/16/2020
Macon County Public Library F REICHS (Text) 39493108599640 Adult New Fiction Available -
Macon County Public Library F REICHS (Text) 39493108599681 Adult New Fiction Checked out 04/14/2020
Marianna Black Library F REICHS (Text) 39493108639602 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982138882
  • ISBN: 1982138882
  • Physical Description: 342 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 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..."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Brennan, Temperance (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Women forensic anthropologists > Fiction.
Missing persons > Investigation > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) > Fiction.
Charlotte (N.C.) > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)

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