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Written in Bone

(2007)
(The second book in the Dr David Hunter series)
A novel by

 
'I took the skull from its evidence bag and gently set it on the stainless steel table. 'Tell me who you are...' Forensic anthropologist Dr David Hunter should be at home in London with the woman he loves. Instead, as a favour to a beleaguered colleague, he's on the remote Hebridean island of Runa to inspect a grisly discovery. Hunter has witnessed death in many guises, but even he is shocked by what he finds: a body almost totally incinerated but for the feet and a single hand. Could it be a textbook case of spontaneous human combustion?The local police are certain it's an accidental death but Hunter is not convinced. Examining the scorched remains, he finds the evidence he feared. It's clear to him that this was no accident, this was murder. But as the small, isolated community considers the enormity of Hunter's findings, a catastrophic storm hits the island. The power goes down, communication with the mainland ceases, and then the killing begins in earnest...Exploding in a series of violent acts and shocking twists, this is the compelling new crime thriller from a brilliant British storyteller.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

October 2008 : USA Library Binding
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Simon Beckett
ISBN: 1-4395-6014-5 / 978-1-4395-6014-3 (USA edition)
Publisher:
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January 2008 : USA Hardback
Title: Written in Bone (Thorndike Crime Scene)
Author(s): Simon Beckett
ISBN: 1-4104-0317-3 / 978-1-4104-0317-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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September 2007 : USA Hardback
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Simon Beckett
ISBN: 0-385-34005-2 / 978-0-385-34005-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Delacorte Press
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January 2007 : USA Hardback
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): SIMON BECKETT
ISBN: 0-593-05524-1 / 978-0-593-05524-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: BANTAM PRESS
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Paperback Editions

July 2008 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Simon Beckett
ISBN: 0-440-33596-5 / 978-0-440-33596-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dell
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January 2008 : USA Paperback
Title: Written in Bone, 2008 publication
Author(s): Simon Bcktt
ISBN: 0-553-81750-7 / 978-0-553-81750-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Drll Pub Co.,2008
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August 2007 : USA Paperback
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Beckett Simon
ISBN: 0-593-05525-X / 978-0-593-05525-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Press
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Audio Editions

December 2007 : USA Audio edition
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Simon Beckett
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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December 2007 : UK Audio edition
Title: Written in Bone: Dr David Hunter, Book 2
Author(s): Simon Beckett
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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December 2007 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Simon Beckett
ISBN: 0-7531-2861-6 / 978-0-7531-2861-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Publishing
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December 2007 : UK Audio CD
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Simon Beckett
ISBN: 0-7531-2862-4 / 978-0-7531-2862-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Publishing
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Kindle Editions

July 2012 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Written In Bone: (David Hunter Series 2)
Author(s): Simon Beckett
Publisher: Transworld Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   

September 2007 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Written in Bone
Author(s): Simon Beckett
Publisher: Delacorte Press
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