By Kendra Elliot
One wet evening within the woods open air of Portland, Dr. Victoria Peres is termed to the positioning of a haunting crime scene. Six attractive younger girls-all in white clothes and organized in an ideal circle-have been left for lifeless. just one lady, combating for her lifestyles at a close-by health center, has survived the carnage. issues get stranger nonetheless while Victoria and the police observe that the worrying association of the bodies-as meticulous because it is mysterious-is instantly from the pages of a decades-old chilly case. Victoria is termed directly to do what she does top, learn the bones of the useless for clues…while facing the shock go back of her past love, medical expert Seth Rutledge. basically this time she needs to work out how the 2 situations, fifty years aside, are connected.
In the fourth e-book in her heart-pounding Bone secrets and techniques sequence, best-selling writer Kendra Elliot sends readers on a dismal and exciting trip as forensic anthropologist Victoria Peres races to resolve a bad new case whereas confronting the secrets and techniques of her previous.
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51 DIGGING DINOSAURS Those bits of stone, a half-inch to a few inches long, were fossils. Some were lying right on the surface of the knob; others were partly in the mudstone and partly exposed. Bob and I got down on our hands and knees and gathered everything we could from the surface. When we sorted out the fossil bones from the dirt and the rocks, we found that we had the remains of two more baby dinosaurs. The obvious next step was to see what was in the ground. We went back to the Brandvolds to see if we could get permission from the landowners to dig on the land.
This land was owned by the Peebles family. The Brandvolds already had the family's permission for their own prospecting, and it seemed appropriate to go through them. On August 9, two and a half weeks after our first stop at the rock shop in Bynum, we took some shovels and burlap bags and went out to put a small hole in the Peebles' pasture land. We worked very quickly because we didn't know how long we'd be able to stay on the land. We hadn't talked to the Peebles ourselves, and it wasn't clear from what the Brandvolds told us how welcome we were.
We could say that the lineages of amphibians that evolved into reptiles disappeared, but really they continued on in different form. Other lineages faced with competition from the new reptiles simply went extinct, with no descendants. This is true disappearance. Still others stayed the distance, evolving and changing in some ways but remaining amphibians. From frogs to salamanders, the world is full of amphibians today—not the big, fierce, carnivorous amphibians that once prowled or perhaps sprawled through the conifers in the time before the heyday of the reptiles, but amphibians nonetheless.