Everybody fears a psycho is copycatting Bones's new Kathi Reich novel about murder victims posthumously fed to voracious animals, so Temperance's lover Sully insists to input his profiler experience by screening her fan-mail. Then Jim Lopata is killed and duped in the harbor, exactly like the first fictitious victim, but Bones figures out the victim abused his wife Connie, and her protective brother Greg Braley has no alibi. Then a second copy-victim is found, devoured by rats in a pet shop: unfaithful wife Sadie whose husband Ashton Keller stands to inherit her fortune. Both victims were shot with the same gun. Booth checks Bones's ex-stalker Oliver Laurier, and finds suspicious 'toys' for creative role playing, but he's just looking for attention. Then the third victim is found, eaten by fire-ants: Bones's publicist Ellen Laskow, near the book signing; her slavish assistant Hank Belden says she was secretive about her lesbian lovers; he now succeeds her. Booth keeps looking for ... Written by
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Oliver Laurier, Bones' 'Number 1' fan, lives in an apartment numbered 206. 206 is the number of bones in the human body. See more
During the initial exam of the first body, his picture is on the board at the examination table - but he has yet to be identified. See more
Dr. Temperance 'Bones' Brennan
So our suspects agreed to kill for each other, so they'd each have an alibi?
Special Agent Seeley Booth
So all I need from you people is some proof, okay?
Dr. Jack Hodgins
Oh, oh, is - is *that* all?
The Secret Sun
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