Saturday, January 9, 2016
Bones on Ice/ Kathy Reichs/ 118 pages
Bones on Ice is a short novella written by Kathy Reichs. Temperance Brennan is called on to verify the identity of a body recovered from Mt. Everest. Four years prior a young socialite organized a group to climb Everest. Five went up the mountain, but only four came down. Reichs explains the difficulty in recovery of the dead off Everest, and the steps necessary to autopsy a frozen body. To make things interesting there's a mystery for Tempe to solve.