Alone (Bone Secrets, Book 4) by Kendra Elliot

By Kendra Elliot

One wet evening within the woods outdoors of Portland, Dr. Victoria Peres is termed to the location of a haunting crime scene. Six appealing younger girls-all in white attire and organized in an ideal circle-have been left for lifeless. just one lady, struggling with for her lifestyles at a close-by health facility, has survived the carnage. issues get stranger nonetheless whilst Victoria and the police notice that the demanding association of the bodies-as meticulous because it is mysterious-is directly from the pages of a decades-old chilly case. Victoria is termed directly to do what she does top, learn the bones of the lifeless for clues…while facing the shock go back of her old flame, health worker Seth Rutledge. in simple terms this time she needs to determine how the 2 situations, fifty years aside, are connected.

In the fourth e-book in her heart-pounding Bone secrets and techniques sequence, best-selling writer Kendra Elliot sends readers on a dismal and exciting trip as forensic anthropologist Victoria Peres races to unravel a bad new case whereas confronting the secrets and techniques of her earlier.

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Precisely what I foresaw," Holmes murmured next to me. "You have your bag with you? " Did I detect a sarcastic inflection in his tone? "Your wire said 'a few days,' " I reminded him. He gave no sign of having heard, but plunged forward behind Toby, who was making a straight line for the cab stands. He sniffed in the ground next to where several of them stood idle, the horses' mouths covered with feedbags, and then suddenly made as if to dash away from the station. "No, no," Holmes told him gently but firmly.

As it was, he led us to the cab stand outside the terminus and stopped, looking at us with a hurt expression in his eyes that begged for forgiveness. At the same time he reproached us with being somehow responsible for matters coming to this pass. Holmes, however, was not disturbed. "It appears he has taken a cab," he observed calmly. "Now in England, hansoms that cater to the railroad trade generally return to the station after they have delivered their fare. " He was not, however. Holmes sat down next to our bags on a bench just inside the main entrance, and thought.

And kindly refrain from employing that ridiculous comic opera accent. I warn you, you'd best confess or it will go hard with you. " *7*—Two Demonstrations There followed a long silence. Something in the manner of the physician gave Holmes pause. Excited though he was, he controlled himself with a visible effort, and approached the man, who had quietly eased himself into a chair behind the cluttered desk. He gazed at him steadily for some moments and then sighed. "You are not Professor Moriarty," he conceded at length.

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