Olmec Obituary

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L.J.M Owen
Echo Publishing
Detective Novel, Fiction
01 August, 2016

Olmec Obituary

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Archaeologist Dr Elizabeth Pimms thoroughly enjoys digging up old skeletons.But when she is called home from Egypt after a family loss, she has to sacrifice her passions for the sake of those around her.Attempting to settle into her new role as a librarian, while also missing her boyfriend, Elizabeth is distracted from her woes by a new mystery: a royal Olmec cemetery, discovered deep in the Mexican jungle, with a 3000-year-old ballplayer who just might be a woman.She soon discovers there are more skeletons to deal with than those covered in dirt and dust.
L.J.M Owen
About the author

L.J.M Owen

A trained archaeologist and qualified librarian with a PhD in palaeogenetics, a limited edition run of L.J.’s first novel, Olmec Obituary, was crowd-funded via Kickstarter in early 2015. The book was then traditionally published in November 2015 by Echo Publishing (Bonnier) and released again in August 2016 with a snazzy new cover.

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