Kathy’s Blog

TWO NIGHTS now available in paperback!

TWO NIGHTS now available in paperback!  Purchase today from these retailers:   Amazon Barnes and Noble Powell’s BAM Hudson IndieBound Target Walmart  … Read more

ZEE Jaipur Literary Festival

Come see me at the ZEE Jaipur Literary Festival! https://jaipurliteraturefestival.org/… Read more

USO Tour to Guantanamo Bay

I first began touring with the USO in 2011 to  Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan. This is my second USO tour and as part of the three-day visit, I traveled to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, alongside fellow authors Kathleen Antrim, Sandra Brown, Brad Meltzer, and Brad Taylor. We participated in unit visits, USO meet & greets, book signings and held a writing workshop at the teen center..  This marks the sixth Operation Thriller tour.  For more than 76 years, the USO – a… Read more

My Second USO Tour! Guantanamo Bay

From November 2 nd through 5 th of 2017, I will head out on the sixth Operation Thriller USO tour alongside fellow authors Kathleen Antrim, Sandra Brown, Brad Meltzer, and Brad Taylor. Collectively, our group has visited more than 2,500 service members and military families with the USO since 2011. As part of the three-day visit, we will travel to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and participate in unit visits, USO meet & greets and book signings, and many more activities. Please… Read more

An Interview with The Big Thrill

Two Nights by Kathy Reichs 2 WEEKS AGO by ITW 70 A standalone thriller featuring a “tough-talking, scarred heroine” from the author of the Temperance Brennan series, the basis for the hit TV show Bones. Meet Sunday Night, a woman with physical and psychological scars, and a killer instinct… Sunnie has spent years running from her past, burying secrets and building a life in which she needs no one and feels nothing. But a girl has gone missing, lost in… Read more


Celebrate the release of TWO NIGHTS and enter to win a two-night stay in Charleston, S.C. (where the novel’s mystery unfolds) at the Andrew Pinckney Inn, complete with signed editions of TWO NIGHTS for you and a friend! Sponsored by Random House and Riffle Books. For more information, click here: http://bit.ly/2tplz4b… Read more

Reviews for MATCHUP

MatchUp is getting stellar reviews! Check it out: REVIEW OF MATCHUP POSTED BY ELISE COOPER ON JUN 27, 2017 IN BOOKS, REVIEWS MATCHUP Edited by Lee Child with 22 bestselling thriller authors June 13th, 2017 Simon & Schuster   MATCHUP edited by Lee Child is the sequel to the first anthology, FaceOff, published three years ago. In both cases twenty-two bestselling authors collaborated to write eleven riveting tales. All are members of the International Thriller Writers who donated their stories… Read more


Hope to see you at one of my signings!    Monday, July 10   7:00 PM Poisoned Pen 4014 N. Goldwater, Ste. 101 Scottsdale, AZ 85251 For further information: https://www.poisonedpenevents.com/?ai1ec_event=kathy-reichs-signs-two-nights&instance_id=2586   Tuesday, July 11   6:30 PM Bundled event with Houston Natural History Museum and Murder by the Book Houston Museum of Natural Science IMAX THEATER One Hermann Circle Houston, Texas 77030 For further information:  http://store.hmns.org/Selection.aspx?sch=922839   Wednesday, July 12   7:00 PM Anderson’s Bookshop Koten Chapel on the campus… Read more


ABOUT TWO NIGHTS #1 New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs steps beyond her classic Temperance Brennan series in a new standalone thriller—featuring a smart, tough, talented heroine whose thirst for justice stems from her own dark past. Meet Sunday Night, a woman with physical and psychological scars, and a killer instinct. . . . Sunnie has spent years running from her past, burying secrets and building a life in which she needs no one and feels nothing. But a… Read more

Kathy Reichs: Digging up ‘Bones’

NOVA’s Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Kathy Reichs goes from solving mysteries as a forensic anthropologist to creating mysteries in her Temperance Brennan novels and the TV series “Bones.”  … Read more

Clear your calendar for THE BONE COLLECTION

Mark your calendars, November 1st is coming up fast.  You won’t want to miss this.  Pre-order your copy today! http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/546465/the-bone-collection-by-kathy-reichs/9780399593222/ OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA… Read more


Good News for Temperance Brennan Fans!  The Bone Collection is coming to you this November.   ABOUT THE BONE COLLECTION A collection of pulse-pounding tales featuring forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan—including the untold story of her first case! The #1 New York Times bestselling author behind the hit Fox seriesBones, Kathy Reichs is renowned for chilling suspense and fascinating forensic detail. Now she brings that same artistry to her first volume of collected short fiction. In First Bones, a prequel to… Read more

10,000 Hours. My interview with American University

Read the interview here: http://www.american.edu/americanmagazine/10K-Hours.cfm   As a forensic anthropologist,Kathy Reichs, CAS/BA ’70,studies human skeletons—bones—in hopes of identifying victims and pinpointing their cause of death. After decades at the forefront of a relatively small field, Reichs—inspired by a wealth of intriguing, tragic, and sometimes downright creepy stories—crafted her first novel in 1997. Eighteen books and one long-running television show later, Reichs’s Temperance Brennan protagonist is among the most beloved characters in the world of murder mysteries. 1957 Wrote—by hand—two books,… Read more

In LA this week shooting The Stiff in the Cliff for Bones!

Kerry and I are back in LA this week shooting “The Stiff in the Cliff” for Season 11 of Bones!  This cast and crew are the best in the world. Check out some of the behind the scene photos.  … Read more

Concordia University March 14

Montreal! Come and see me March 14th at Concordia University. Kathy Reichs (forensic anthropologist, author) in conversation with Concordia’s Cameron Skinner and Brigitte Desharnais (Chemisty/Biochemistry), on the complex stories emerging from science and how they help us connect the dots. Come hear the real deal on CSI-style science and crime solving.… Read more