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The bone collector / Jeffery Deaver.

By: Deaver, Jeffery
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 2013Description: 421 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 067086871X (alk. paper)Subject(s): Rhyme, Lincoln (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Police -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction | Forensic scientists -- Fiction | Quadriplegics -- Fiction | New York (N.Y.) -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery stories.DDC classification: 813.54 LOC classification: PS3554.E1755 | B66 1997Dissertation note: In memories that rise like wisps of ghosts, LuLing Young searches for the name of her mother, the daughter of the Famous Bonesetter from the Mouth of the Mountain. Trying to hold on to the evaporating past, she begins to write all that she can remember of her life as a girl in China. Meanwhile, her daughter Ruth, a ghostwriter for authors of self-help books, is losing the ability to speak up for herself in front of the man she lives with and his two teenage daughters. None of her professional sound bites and pat homilies works for her personal life; she knows only how to translate what others want to say.
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In memories that rise like wisps of ghosts, LuLing Young searches for the name of her mother, the daughter of the Famous Bonesetter from the Mouth of the Mountain. Trying to hold on to the evaporating past, she begins to write all that she can remember of her life as a girl in China. Meanwhile, her daughter Ruth, a ghostwriter for authors of self-help books, is losing the ability to speak up for herself in front of the man she lives with and his two teenage daughters. None of her professional sound bites and pat homilies works for her personal life; she knows only how to translate what others want to say.

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