Emma is also forced to face the fact that the dead man was no friend of hers or her grandfather Oscar and that everyone-colleagues, police, and herself included-wonders why her view of him is so very different. It's a deadly winter for archaeologist Emma Fielding as she tracks a killer in an old New Hampshire hotel, in this fifth mystery from real-life archaeologist Dana Cameron.
Archaeologist Emma Fielding should be on top of the world. While the police determine whether garrison's death was an accident, Emma's intimate knowledge of her colleagues hasn't prepared her for what they're concealing, or murder, suicide, even from themselves. Professional jealousies and infighting would be enough added to Garrison's mysterious death, practiced criminals are targeting the conference, but a series of thefts and attacks in the isolated hotel make the stranded archaeologists ask whether a vengeful ghost has returned, or one of their own number has finally succumbed to an array of deadly temptations.
More Bitter Than Death Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 5: An Emma Fielding Mystery #ad - The presence of emma's old flame duncan brings up bitter memories she'd rather were left buried deep in the past: Duncan wants something from her and Emma can't tell whether it is an opportunity to rekindle their relationship or a way to ensure her silence permanently. Her teaching job secure and home life stable, she arrives at an archaeological conference at a famous old New Hampshire hotel, having outrun the winter storm that's paralysing the East Coast.
Ashes and Bones Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 6: An Emma Fielding MysteryHarperCollins e-books #ad - But with no proof, and no allies, no clues, Emma will have to fight alone in the dark to rescue a life being rapidly reduced to ashes . What begins as a series of seemingly innocent gestures -- the anonymous delivery of gifts and flowers to Emma's family and friends -- soon progresses to secret, her character, sadistic acts designed to destroy her reputation, and her career.
Someone has instituted a brilliantly insidious campaign of personal terror against Emma Fielding, and she is certain she knows who it is: a cunning and dangerous enemy whom everyone but she believes is dead. If she can survive long enough to do so. Just when everything is going beautifully for archaeologist Emma Fielding -- a position at a respected university, a beautiful home in New England, and the warm love of a devoted husband -- her world starts to crumble.
A Fugitive Truth Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 4: An Emma Fielding MysteryHarperCollins e-books #ad - And suddenly there is no choice left: she is driven to investigate bloody crimes past and present -- before her own death becomes a footnote in a chilling, three-centuries-old story. However, the three other shrewsbury Foundation fellows she must share the premises with are a disturbingly odd bunch, and before too long one of them is dead.
But emma can find no solace in the bleak beauty of thesurrounding wilderness, and shocking parallels between an ancient slaying and the strange, for there are dark secrets encoded in Madam Chandler's writings, brutal demise of her colleague. When the killer strikes again, Emma realizes her own life isat stake.
A Fugitive Truth Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 4: An Emma Fielding Mystery #ad - The past's blood stains the presentthe opportunity of a lifetime awaits archaeologist EmmaFielding in the Berkshire foothills of Western Massachusetts: the chance to study the eighteenth-century diary of Margaret Chandler, the accused witch and murderess whose home Emma excavated only months before.
Past Malice Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 3: An Emma Fielding MysteryHarperCollins e-books #ad - But certain residents of the tiny coastal community are none too happy about Emma's arrival -- especially when her excavation uncovers a pair of freshly slain corpses. And for some murderous someone, one more death -- Emma's -- would be a small price to pay to keep it hidden. But a mystery that lies among the tumbled ruins of a once grand manor could change Stone Harbor forever.
Now a film for hallmark movies & mysteries, starring courtney thorne-smith and James Tupper!What bones are buried in the shadows of the past?Asked to join in a dig at the site of the eighteenth–century Chandler House, archaeologist Emma Fielding and her student crew have descended upon Stone Harbor, Massachusetts.
Past Malice Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 3: An Emma Fielding Mystery #ad - There are dark forces at play in this dangerously divided town, where a distrust of strangers wars with a desire for tourist dollars. And when a young local's life is snuffed out, Emma is determined to get to the twisted roots of the strange secrets buried in this killing ground.
Grave Consequences Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 2: An Emma Fielding MysteryHarperCollins e-books #ad - And when a member of the town’s neopagan community shows up, claiming that the site is a sacred spot for Wiccans, Emma knows that conflicting interests and intentions may have driven someone to murder. Archaeologist emma fielding encounters murder and mystery on the site of an old English Abbey in this second "rip-snorting good mystery" Aaron Elkins written by a real-life archaeologist.
Archaeologist emma fielding is beginning to doubt the wisdom of spending her summer vacation in England helping friends excavate a 12th-century abbey, especially after they uncover an all-too modern skeleton in the nearby medieval graveyard. There are dark passions and lethal secrets buried here, an outsider far from home, heinous crimes that shake the conflicted community to its core, and it’s up to Emma, to delve into a past that too many people—including her friends—would do anything to hide.
Grave Consequences Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 2: An Emma Fielding Mystery #ad - . But it’s the second discovery—of a murdered graduate student recently missing from the dig—that suggests to Emma that Marchester isn’t exactly the quiet riverside town in appears to be.
Site Unseen Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 1: An Emma Fielding MysteryHarperCollins e-books #ad - But the dead body that accompanies it has embroiled Emma and her students in a different kind of exploration. With her reputation suddenly in jeopardy -- due to the ruthless machinations of a disgruntled rival -- and a second suspicious death, heartbreakingly close to home, Emma must unearth a killer among the relics.
But that means digging deep to get to dark secrets buried in the heart of the archaeological community -- which, in turn, could bury Emma Fielding. Now a film for hallmark movies & mysteries, dedicated, archaeologist Emma Fielding finds things that have been lost for hundreds of years -- and she's very, starring Courtney Thorne-Smith and James Tupper!Brilliant, and driven, very good at it.
Site Unseen Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 1: An Emma Fielding Mystery #ad - A soon-to-be-tenured professor, she has recently unearthed evidence of a seventeenth-century coastal Maine settlement that predates Jamestown, one of the most significant archaeological finds in years.
Rumor of Bones: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #1 Lindsay Chamberlain MysteriesQuick Brown Fox #ad - The local county sheriff asks her to identify human remains found recently in shallow graves in nearby woods. As the archaeology crew excavates, strange things begin to happen. First come the grave robbers and pot hunters. Lindsay chamberlain, archaeologist and forensic anthropologist, is working on an archaeological dig in Georgia.
After the passage of so much time it looks as if the guilty party may get away with murder - unless Lindsay can uncover the solution. When the lawyer is murdered and someone attempts to abduct a five-year-old girl, Lindsay finds herself in the middle of a chain of crimes that began with a homicide sixty years ago.
Rumor of Bones: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #1 Lindsay Chamberlain Mysteries #ad - Then mysterious opposition to the dig from a shady lawyer who has been orchestrating attacks against the crew.
Skeleton Crew: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #4 Lindsay Chamberlain MysteriesQuick Brown Fox #ad - Raging seas, pirates, snakes, and a ghost galleon make this an adventure for Lindsay like no other in her life. The ancient artifacts reveal evidence of a murder at sea. As she discovers clues to the identity of the four-hundred-year-old murderer, she is faced with modern-day pirates and two killings that appear to be tied to the excavation.
Off the coast of georgia, archaeologist Lindsay Chamberlain excavates the 1558 wreck of a Spanish galleon.
Questionable Remains: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #2 Lindsay Chamberlain MysteriesQBFOX: Quick Brown Fox #ad - But bones don't lie, and before long, Lindsay knows she's digging up trouble. But as murder old and new come together in shocking ways, Lindsay finds herself digging for her life -- to survive the clever trap of a killer. Man's eternal quest for gold proves as enduring as it is fatal when forensic archaeologist Lindsay Chamberlain unearths a four-hundred-year-old mystery -- and a modern-day murder.
Vacationing in tennessee, Lindsay studies the bones of a centuries-old corpse hiding a fascinating secret. Someone wants the case to remain closed -- and the mounting threats tell her she's getting closer to the truth. She's also asked to look into the suspicious deaths of two adventurous cavers whose fatal foray into Hell's Slide Cave spells murder for one family member.
Dressed To Die: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #3 Lindsay Chamberlain MysteriesQuick Brown Fox #ad - No one knows that better than University of Georgia archaeologist Lindsay Chamberlain. Some skeletons just won't stay hidden. But even she is shocked when a skeleton dressed in its Sunday best falls out of a packing crate in her lab. The dusty crate had been stored in a kudzu-covered shed on her grandfather's farm for more than sixty years.
Artifacts disappear from the university. With her job, her reputation, and her life on the line, Lindsay must solve these mysteries and find a thief and a killer before the police come for her. Why did shirley foster lie to the world about her life? Who wanted her dead? Secrets and lies loom large in Lindsay's life, both professional and personal.
Dressed To Die: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #3 Lindsay Chamberlain Mysteries #ad - When other crates from the shed are discovered containing stashes of valuable artifacts, a looter -- even a murderer? As Lindsay struggles with these troubling questions, Lindsay begins to wonder if her beloved grandfather, could have been a thief, she is asked by a local private investigator to help locate the wooded grave of Shirley Foster, who was a prominent archaeologist and her mentor, a missing University of Georgia faculty member.
The investigation leads to more questions than answers. She and her students are threatened.
Airtight Case: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #5 Lindsay Chamberlain MysteriesQuick Brown Fox #ad - When very rare sealed lead coffins dating from the 1700s are unearthed, one of them contains the disturbing remains of a woman who appears to have something frighteningly in common with Lindsay. Unlike past digs where she has worked, this site has serious problems of open hostilities and tensions among the crew and an incompetent site director.
Plus, the principal investigator is suspected of murdering a local resident and stealing valuable papers. The ordeal leaves her with amnesia, and when her memory returns, it is incomplete. In a seemingly random attack, forensic anthropologist Lindsay Chamberlain is left for dead in the woods of East Tennessee.
Airtight Case: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #5 Lindsay Chamberlain Mysteries #ad - To get herself back to normal, lindsay joins an excavation at an 1830s farm site on the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Then one of the crew disappears and Lindsay realizes that unless she solves a complex web of mysteries, or worse, she might lose her sanity, her life.