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Publisher's Summary

Stepping into the world of forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance Brennan, star of Kathy Reichs' electrifyingly authentic best sellers.

When innocent blood is spilled, she deciphers the shattering truth it holds.

Nine-year-old Emily Anne Toussaint is fatally shot on a Montreal street. A North Carolina teenager disappears from her home, and parts of her skeleton are found hundreds of miles away. The shocking deaths propel Tempe Brennan from north to south, and deep into a shattering investigation inside the bizarre culture of outlaw motorcycle gangs - where one misstep could bring disaster for herself or someone she loves.

©2000 Kathy Reichs (P)2013 Simon & Schuster

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Does not disappoint.

Yet another great story from Kathy reichs. The narrator one this one was fantastic. Can't wait to start the next book!!

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Complex plot, but worth the read.

I love the intricacies of Kathy Reichs stories,and this one was certainly intricate, with names I couldn't keep straight and a Geordian Knot of events and place names that kept me confused. I speak French so that was not the problem; keeping the improperly pronounced medical terms and French words straight was.
Despite my occasional irritation as described, I REALLY enjoyed this book!

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Decent story, poorly performed

What did you love best about Deadly Decisions?

I am a fan of all Kathy Reichs Temperance Brennan books. I especially appreciate audiobooks because I can listen in the car - and I am in the car A LOT.

Would you be willing to try another one of Lorelei King’s performances?

NO - this is an AWFUL listen. I actually considered stopping, because of how poorly it was read. Making your voice louder or softer is not all that is needed to hear the tone, inflection, pacing and pattern of a good book. Spoken pieces should not sound exactly the same as description pieces. This was absolutely an awful listen.

Any additional comments?

I highly recommend any of Reich's books read by Linda Emmond or Katherine Borowitz.

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Good story, best reader of the series so far.

I drive 10 hrs a day and keep audible in business LoL.

I hate when the reader in a series is changed this reader has been the best of this series so far.

the story is good I like that Kit plays a major role, but it is a bit more predictable than the first 2.

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This was probably one of the best narrations. I would’ve like more feeling in some parts, but the narrators voice was perfect; no smoker voice and breathing.
Love all of Reichs’ books and this one was great to listen to

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Really Great Reading

This is the 5th Kathy Reichs book I've read, and while I really like Temperance Brennan, this book wasn't my favorite. It was hard for me to get into the outlaw motorcycle gang topic.

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Lorelei king should narrate everything

this story is amazing and Lorelei king really brings Tempe to life in this reading

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Okay, but a bit dry

This one just didn't hold my attention this time. A good listen, just not the best.

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Annoying Narrator

The narrator had a robotic voice and her sentences had an up voice at end of each sentence.

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Loved this one!

Good story, well written, and good narrator!
Will get the next book in series!
Audible addict,
Santa Fe, NM