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Swamp Bones: A Novella

Kathy Reichs

Forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan returns in a chilling eBook original short story from #1 New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs. In the prequel to Reichs's upcoming thriller Bones Never Lie, Tempe takes a much-needed vacation-but murder follows wherever she goes. Although a trip to Florida is supposed to be about rest and relaxation, there's no such thing as a day off for Dr. Temperance Brennan. She has come to visit her friend, a dedicated ornithologist who's researching the threat that intrusive Burmese pythons pose to indigenous bird species in the Everglades. While sorting through the stomach of an eighteen-foot specimen, they make a disturbing discovery: bones that are unmistakably human. And when Tempe spots the telltale signs of murder by a very different kind of predator, she's drawn into a case with its roots in the darkest depths of the swamp. Features a preview of the highly anticipated new Temperance Brennan novel, Bones Never Lie! Praise for the novels of Kathy Reichs "[Reichs is] a genius at building suspense."-New York Daily News "Reichs, a forensic anthropologist, makes her crime novels intriguingly realistic."-Entertainment Weekly "Tempe Brennan is the lab lady most likely to dethrone Patricia Cornwell's Kay Scarpetta."-USA Today "Every minute in the morgue with Tempe is golden."-The New York Times Book Review "Reichs always delivers a pulse-pounding story."-Publishers Weekly

Forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan returns in a chilling eBook original short story from #1 New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs. In the prequel to Reichs's upcoming thriller Bones Never Lie, Tempe takes a much-needed vacation-but murder follows wherever she goes. Although a trip to Florida is supposed to be about rest and relaxation, there's no such thing as a day off for Dr. Temperance Brennan. She has come to visit her friend, a dedicated ornithologist who's researching the threat that intrusive Burmese pythons pose to indigenous bird species in the Everglades. While sorting through the stomach of an eighteen-foot specimen, they make a disturbing discovery: bones that are unmistakably human. And when Tempe spots the telltale signs of murder by a very different kind of predator, she's drawn into a case with its roots in the darkest depths of the swamp. Features a preview of the highly anticipated new Temperance Brennan novel, Bones Never Lie! Praise for the novels of Kathy Reichs "[Reichs is] a genius at building suspense."-New York Daily News "Reichs, a forensic anthropologist, makes her crime novels intriguingly realistic."-Entertainment Weekly "Tempe Brennan is the lab lady most likely to dethrone Patricia Cornwell's Kay Scarpetta."-USA Today "Every minute in the morgue with Tempe is golden."-The New York Times Book Review "Reichs always delivers a pulse-pounding story."-Publishers Weekly
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Forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan returns in a chilling eBook original short story from #1 New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs. In the prequel to Reichs's upcoming thriller Bones Never Lie, Tempe takes a much-needed vacation-but murder follows wherever she goes. Although a trip to Florida is supposed to be about rest and relaxation, there's no such thing as a day off for Dr. Temperance Brennan. She has come to visit her friend, a dedicated ornithologist who's researching the threat that intrusive Burmese pythons pose to indigenous bird species in the Everglades. While sorting through the stomach of an eighteen-foot specimen, they make a disturbing discovery: bones that are unmistakably human. And when Tempe spots the telltale signs of murder by a very different kind of predator, she's drawn into a case with its roots in the darkest depths of the swamp. Features a preview of the highly anticipated new Temperance Brennan novel, Bones Never Lie! Praise for the novels of Kathy Reichs "[Reichs is] a genius at building suspense."-New York Daily News "Reichs, a forensic anthropologist, makes her crime novels intriguingly realistic."-Entertainment Weekly "Tempe Brennan is the lab lady most likely to dethrone Patricia Cornwell's Kay Scarpetta."-USA Today "Every minute in the morgue with Tempe is golden."-The New York Times Book Review "Reichs always delivers a pulse-pounding story."-Publishers Weekly

Language:

English

Narrators:

Katherine Borowitz

Length:

2h 54m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:16


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

16:47


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

13:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

20:58


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:39


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:54


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

12:49


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

14:21


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

12:30


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

20:00


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:44


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

09:58


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

00:33