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The Resource The Bone Garden

The Bone Garden

Label
The Bone Garden
Title
The Bone Garden
Statement of responsibility
Tess Gerritsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gruesome secret is about to be unearthed...'Fascinating... spectacularly gory... fast-paced.' Mail on SundayWhen a human skull is dug up in a garden near Boston, Dr Maura Isles is called in to investigate. She quickly discovers that the skeleton - that of a young woman - has been buried for over a hundred years. But who was the woman? And how did she die?It is the 1930s, and an impoverished medical student, Norris Marshall, is forced to procure corpses in order to further his studies in human anatomy.It's a gruesome livelihood that will bring him into contact with a terrifying serial killer who slips from ballrooms to graveyards and into autopsy suites. And who is far, far closer than Norris could ever imagine..
Summary
The discovery of the skeleton of a woman murdered nearly two centuries earlier sends Boston medical examiner Maura Isles on the trail of a long-dead serial killer who terrorized Boston with crimes in which Norris Marshall, a Harvard Medical School student and reluctant resurrectionist, had become the prime suspect and enlisted the help of classmate Oliver Wendell Holmes to find and stop the murderer
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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179926
Cataloging source
NOV
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Gerritsen, Tess
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Bone Garden
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:87dffde8-4b9e-44dd-8803-ebe2acfd1944
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781407033419
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Bone Garden
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:87dffde8-4b9e-44dd-8803-ebe2acfd1944
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781407033419
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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