Old Bones (Nora Kelly #1)

19 October 2019 | By Douglas Preston | Filed in: archaeology.

The first in the groundbreaking Nora Kelly series from 1 bestselling authors Preston Child blends the legend of the Donner party with a riveting suspense tale, taking the dynamic duo s work to new heights Nora Kelly, a young but successful curator with a series of important excavations already

Ghost Wall

19 October 2019 | By Sarah Moss | Filed in: archaeology.

In the north of England, far from the intrusions of cities but not far from civilization, Silvie and her family are living as if they are ancient Britons, surviving by the tools and knowledge of the Iron Age For two weeks, the length of her father s vacation, they join an anthropology course set to

A Grown-Up Guide to Dinosaurs

19 October 2019 | By Ben Garrod | Filed in: archaeology.

Publisher s Summary Most children go through a dinosaur phase Learning all the tongue twisting names, picking favourites based on ferocity, armour, or sheer size For many kids this love of terrible lizards fizzles out at some point between starting and leaving primary school All those fancy nam

The Lost City of the Monkey God

19 October 2019 | By Douglas Preston | Filed in: archaeology.

A five hundred year old legend An ancient curse A stunning medical mystery And a pioneering journey into the unknown heart of the world s densest jungle Since the days of conquistador Hern n Cort s, rumors have circulated about a lost city of immense wealth hidden somewhere in the Honduran inter

Dead Souls (D.I. Kim Stone, #6)

19 October 2019 | By Angela Marsons | Filed in: archaeology.

The truth was dead and buried until now When a collection of human bones is unearthed during a routine archaeological dig, a Black Country field suddenly becomes a complex crime scene for Detective Kim Stone As the bones are sorted, it becomes clear that the grave contains than one victim Th

Cave of Bones (Leaphorn & Chee #22)

19 October 2019 | By Anne Hillerman | Filed in: archaeology.

New York Times bestselling author Anne Hillerman brings together modern mystery, Navajo traditions, and the evocative landscape of the desert Southwest in this intriguing entry in the Leaphorn, Chee, and Manuelito series When Tribal Police Officer Bernadette Manuelito arrives to speak at an outdoor

The Ghost Fields (Ruth Galloway, #7)

19 October 2019 | By Elly Griffiths | Filed in: archaeology.

The chilling discovery of a downed World War II plane with a body inside leads Ruth and DCI Nelson to uncover a wealthy family s secrets in the seventh Ruth Galloway mystery Norfolk is suffering from record summer heat when a construction crew unearths a macabre discovery a downed World War II plan

Dark Emu

19 October 2019 | By Bruce Pascoe | Filed in: archaeology.

Dark Emu puts forward an argument for a reconsideration of the hunter gatherer tag for precolonial Aboriginal Australians The evidence insists that Aboriginal people right across the continent were using domesticated plants, sowing, harvesting, irrigating and storing behaviours inconsistent with

The Outcast Dead (Ruth Galloway, #6)

19 October 2019 | By Elly Griffiths | Filed in: archaeology.

Ruth Galloway uncovers the bones of what might be a notorious Victorian child murdress and a baby snatcher known as The Childminder threatens modern day Norfolk in the latest irresistible mystery from Elly Griffiths Forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway uncovers the bones of a Victorian murderess