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Disturbing the dead

Author: Sandra Parshall
Publisher: Scottsdale, Ariz. : Poisoned Pen Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tom Bridger, who is half Melungeon, left his small mountain community to escape the lingering prejudice against the mixed race group. Now, in the face of family tragedy, he has returned and taken on his father's job as a county sheriff's deputy. The bones of a Melungeon woman have surfaced and all evidence points to murder. The victim's poor family and the wealthy white family she married into scramble to protect  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Parshall
ISBN: 1590583787 9781590583784 9781590585092 1590585097
OCLC Number: 85481287
Description: 326 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Sandra Parshall.

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Tom Bridger, who is half Melungeon, left his small mountain community to escape the lingering prejudice against the mixed race group. Now, in the face of family tragedy, he has returned and taken on his father's job as a county sheriff's deputy. The bones of a Melungeon woman have surfaced and all evidence points to murder. The victim's poor family and the wealthy white family she married into scramble to protect their secrets from Tom's probing. Veterinarian Rachel Goddard, whom tom is falling in love with, puts herself in danger when she befriends the dead woman's niece.

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"Edge-of-the-seat suspense and a budding romance for Tom and Rachel make this essential reading for fans of Margaret Maron and Karin Slaughter" --"Library Journal," starred review "Fast-paced, Read more...

 
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