Mystery Books

  • Last Ditch

    Horseplay turns deadly... Young Ricky Alleyn has come to the picturesque fishing village of Deep Cove to write. Through the sleepy

  • Mutation

    In Mutation, Robin Cook's masterpiece of techno- medical suspense, Dr. Cook tells a story as chilling and real

  • Death Notes (Inspector Wexford)

    Sir Manuel Camargue, yesterday one of the most celebrated musicians of his time, today floats face down in the lake near his spraw

  • Pretend You Don't See Her

    Queen of Suspense Mary Higgins Clark brings us another New York Times bestselling novel that she “prepares so carefully a

  • Dead Room Farce

    Actor-sleuth Charles Paris drops his trousers round his ankles during a provincial run of Not On Your Wife - and investigates the

  • Sacred Clowns

    During a kachina ceremony at the Tano Pueblo, the antics of a dancing koshare fill the air with tension. Moments later

  • Your Heart Belongs to Me: A Novel

    For one man, they are the five most terrifying words of all . . . One year after the heart transplant that save

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Mystery Movies

  • Cube

    DVD. Feature film. Rated R.

  • Fallen (Snap Case Packaging)

    THE THRILLS KEEP COMING. THE PLOT KEEPS TWISTING. THE SUSPENSEKEEPS GROWING. HOMICIDE DETECTIVE JOHN HOBBES HUNTS A SATANIC FORCE

  • Contact (Snap Case)

    After an astronomer discovers communication emanating from the star Vega, she leads an international team in deciphering it, and t

  • Jacob's Ladder

    A Vietnam vet, back at home in New York City, finds himself losing his grip on reality, in a horrifying way; only his friend can h

  • Oldboy

    Oh Dae-su is an ordinary Seoul businessman with a wife and little daughter who, after a drunken night on the town, is abducted and

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Mystery Authors

Kathy Reichs biography

 

 

Kathy Reichs

(1950 - )

Kathleen Joan Toelle "Kathy" Reichs ( /?ra?ks/;[2] born 1950 in Chicago) is an American crime writer, forensic anthropologist and academic

In addition to technical books, Reichs has written thirteen novels to date, which have been translated into 30 languages.[7] Her first novel, Déjà Dead, won the 1997 Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel.[8] The fictional heroine in her novels, Temperance "Tempe" Brennan, is also a forensic anthropologist. Her lifestyle closely mimics that of her creator

A good portion of the novels are based on real life science, and Reichs has stated that she is "fastidiously conscientious about getting the science right".[11] She has used experience from her career in her novels, and said about Déjà Dead that "Everything I describe in the book, I actually did"

Information source: wikipedia