THE BONE HOUSE is an apparent momentary departure for Brian Freeman, given that it is the first of his books not to feature detectives Jonathan Stride and Serena Dial. There will be more about that "apparent" thing in a bit. For right now, let's talk about the merits of the novel, which are considerable indeed.
At the center of THE BONE HOUSE is a man named Mark Bradley, a former high school teacher who, by all indications, is a babe magnet. He is, however, avowedly faithful to his wife Hilary, who is no butterface herself and who returns Mark's faithfulness with an unflagging loyalty. And it is a good thing she