THE RIVETING NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
#1 bestselling author Kathy Reichs plunges her acclaimed heroine, forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance Brennan, into a harrowing nightmare that calls on all of her scientific savvy as well as her skills for survival.
A commercial Jetliner disaster has brought Tempe Brennan to the North Carolina mountains as a member of the investigative agency DMORT. As bomb theories abound, Tempe soon discovers a jarring piece of evidence that raises dangerous questions -- and gets her thrown from the DMORT team. Relentless in her pursuit of its significance, Tempe uncovers a shocking, multilayered tale of deceit and depravity as she probes her way into frightening territory -- where someone wants her stopped in her tracks.