Dead man's bones : China Bayles Mystery Series, Book 13. / Susan Wittig Albert.
- ISBN: 9781440621918 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2006.
Book 13 of the China Bayles Mysteries (series numeration from NoveList).
Susan Wittig Albert's exciting mysteries have been praised as "unique" (Seattle Post-Intelligencer) and "fascinating" (Booklist). Now, a dead man's bones are uncovered-and Texas ex-lawyer and herbalist China Bayles must dig into a pair of murders separated by time but connected by motive... When China's teenage son finds some skeletal remains during a local cave dig-remains that show a not-so-accidental death-it's a disturbing development. But China doesn't let it distract her from the opening of the new community theater donated by the elderly Obermann sisters. Unfortunately, the haughty, bullying Jane Obermann-and her frail, frightened younger sister-made the donation with a condition: that the first production be a play written by Jane about their aristocratic family history. The premiere party ends with a bang when a ne'er-do-well local handyman is shot dead by Jane while breaking into the Obermann estate. It seems like...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Berkley, 2006. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 349 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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