"Fans of TV's CSI: Crime Scene Investigation should be in heaven" (People) stepping into the world of forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance Brennan, star of Kathy Reichs's electrifyingly authentic bestsellers.
Her life is devoted to justice -- for those she never even knew.
In the year since Temperance Brennan left behind a shaky marriage in North
Carolina, work has often preempted her weekend plans to explore Quebec.
When a female corpse is discovered meticulously dismembered and stashed in
trash bags, Tempe detects an alarming pattern -- and she plunges into a
harrowing search for a killer. But her investigation is about to place
those closest to her -- her best friend and her own daughter -- in mortal