Dead man's bones: China Bayles Mystery Series, Book 13

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Texas ex-lawyer and herbalist China Bayles digs into murders past and present, as a dead man's bones are uncovered-and a community gathering is interrupted by murder... China Bayles already has her hands full balancing her job, her family, and her friends' romantic entanglements. Then her teenage son finds some skeletal remains during a local cave dig-remains from a not-so-distant, not-so-accidental death.
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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 a clear-cut case of self-defense. But China senses something else going on behind the scenes. Now, the key to catching a killer might be the mysterious bones in the cave—a clue from the past that could help China solve a mystery in the present...

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Bayles, China (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Community theater -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, American, Herbalists -- Fiction, Spelunkers -- Fiction, Texas -- Fiction, Women detectives -- Texas -- Fiction
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title_full Dead Man's Bones China Bayles Mystery Series, Book 13, Dead man's bones / Susan Wittig Albert, Dead man's bones [sound recording] / by Susan Wittig Albert
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title_sub China Bayles Mystery Series, Book 13
topic_facet Audiobooks, Bayles, China (Fictitious character), Community theater, Detective and mystery stories, American, Fiction, Herbalists, Mystery, Spelunkers, Women detectives