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Mira, Jul 1, 2003 - Fiction - 384 pages
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Fan favorite Kate Wilhelm delivers an ominous tale of suspense in SKELETONS. Lee Donne is the black sheep in a family of geniuses. With no plans for her future, she agrees to house-sit for her grandfather for six months. Before long she begins to hear strange noises in the house and she and a friend decide to investigate. They discover a burglar, who dies suddenly before they can find out what he was looking for. Lee is soon embroiled in a series of events that she could never have imagined--events that put her very life in jeopardy.

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User Review  - Carol420 - LibraryThing

The mystery was no great mystery, but it was fun to see how she unraveled it in her own mind, like watching Columbo-even though you know who done it, it's fun to see him wade through the mystery. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - juniperSun - LibraryThing

A good enough mystery/suspense which I picked up at a used sale because I have memories of really loving some of Wilhelm's early sci-fi. Bruno's knowledge of eluding pursuit, & even his connection ... Read full review

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Kate Wilhelm published her first novel in 1963 and has gone on to publish more than thirty novels and a dozen collections of short fiction. Among her many books are the science fiction classic Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang and The Good Children, which was recently optioned for a film by DreamWorks SKG. Kate and her husband, Damon Knight, live with their family in Eugene, Oregon.

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