Make No Bones by Aaron Elkins
(Book Seven in the Gideon Oliver Series)

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Winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Mystery Novel, Elkin's Old Bones was called a hearty dish by the Chicago Sun-Times. Now anthropology professor Gideon Oliver is faced with his most difficult challenge to date: unmasking a clever, dangerous killer who knows every bit as much about forensic science as he does.

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Former anthropologist Aaron Elkins has been writing mysteries and thrillers since 1982. He won an Edgar award for Old Bones, as well as an Agatha (with his wife Charlotte), and a Nero Wolfe Award. His major continuing series features forensic anthropologist-detective Gideon Oliver, "the skeleton detective". Aaron speaks often at professional conferences, is a frequent contributor to the New York Times, has written for Smithsonian magazine, and is the author of several short stories. His work, which has been published in over a dozen languages, include: NASTY BREAKS (with his wife Charlotte Elkins), MAKE NO BONES, A DECEPTIVE CLARITY, SKELETON DANCE, THE DARK PLACE, and Little Tiny Teeth. He and his wife Charlotte live in Washington.
Published December 1, 1991 by Mysterious Pr. 234 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Horror. Fiction

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 Oregon's anthropologist-sleuth Gideon Oliver (A Glancing Light, p. 566, etc.) and his park-ranger wife Julie are attending a conference of anthropologists at Whitebark Lodge, where ten years before Professor Albert Evan Jasper, undisputed top dog in the field, died in a fiery bus crash, at the ...

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Edgar Award winner Elkins's corker of a mystery is the seventh outing for his ``skeleton detective,'' forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver, who attends a professional convention that is disrupted by

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