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Bright Hair About the Bone

(The second book in the Leatitia Talbot series)
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In Burgundy, France, in 1926, a famed archaeologist dies a terrible death in a country not his own..Thus begins CWA Historical Dagger Award winner Barbara Cleverly's dazzling new mystery novel. And soon aspiring archaeologist Laetitia Talbot will find herself embroiled in a murderous conspiracy centuries in the making.

Letty's joy at snaring a place in the excavation of an ancient church in Burgundy is dimmed by the tragedy of her godfather Daniel's violent death. But when Letty receives a posthumous encoded message, she begins to believe that Daniel's death was not a random act. Her investigation into Daniel's murder sends her on a journey into a country's remote history.into the orbit of a privileged French family harboring its own damning secret.into ancient Celtic mysteries and one sacred truth kept through the ages. It is an explosive revelation that could rock modern Christianity - and force a killer out of the shadows as a country devastated by one war lays the groundwork for another..

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Barbara Cleverly's Bright Hair About the Bone

Hardback Editions

September 2009 : UK Hardback

Title: Bright Hair about the Bone
Author(s): Barbara Cleverly
ISBN: 1-84529-917-5 / 978-1-84529-917-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Constable
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Paperback Editions

October 2008 : USA Paperback

Title: Bright Hair About the Bone (Leatitia Talbot Mysteries, No. 2)
Author(s): Barbara Cleverly
ISBN: 0-385-33989-5 / 978-0-385-33989-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Delta
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Kindle Editions

October 2008 : USA, Canada Kindle edition

Title: Bright Hair About the Bone (Laetitia Talbot Book 2)
Author(s): Barbara Cleverly
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA