Beastly Bones

Beastly Bones

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When dinosaur bones from a recent dig mysteriously go missing, and an unidentifiable beast starts attacking animals and people, leaving their mangled bodies behind, Abigail and her eccentric employer R. F. Jackaby, investigators of the supernatural in 1892 New England, find themselves hunting for a thief, a monster, and a murderer.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Young Readers, 2015
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781616203542
Branch Call Number: YA RIT
Characteristics: 295 p. ;,22 cm


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CMLReads_Kristin Jan 28, 2017

An excellent second installment in this series. Great for fans of mysterious beasts and where to find them!

kirstd31 Aug 08, 2016

I was disappointed that this book was not has good as the first one. The problem was that Jackaby and Abigail did not investigate together. Abigail was too busy looking for dinosaur bones and listening to the archaeologists argue. I am hoping the next book is better.

Jan 21, 2016

Less dark and intense than the first book, and doesn't carry the same momentum, but still an enjoyable read and I'll be looking forward to the next in the series.

Sep 22, 2015

In a deft mix of mystery, humour, and historical fantasy, William Ritter follows up on Jackaby with another supernatural whodunit set in New Fiddleham and its environs.

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Sep 22, 2015

Frightening or Intense Scenes: Supernatural violence

Sep 22, 2015

Violence: Murder


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Sep 22, 2015

“Give me some credit. You don’t get far in my game with your eyes closed. I get it—who doesn’t like a man in uniform? But trust me, men are never worth it. Behind every great man is a woman who gave up on greatness and tied herself into an apron. Romance is for saps, Abbie. You’re sharp and you’ve got pluck. Don’t waste it.”

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