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Dead People DO Tell Tales

Series: True Forensic Crime Stories

By Chana Stiefel

No two people in the world—not even identical twins—have the same fingerprints. For this reason, detectives and forensic scientists have been using fingerprint evidence to catch criminals for more than a hundred years. Find out the techniques scientists use to collect fingerprints and to identify criminals with these fascinating stories about how fingerprints helped solve crimes!

Library Bound Book978-0-7660-3689-5$35.93$26.95

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<h2><a href="../Bones/3630">Bones: <i>Dead People DO Tell Tales</i></a></h2>
<h2><a href="../Cybercrime/3631">Cybercrime: <i>Data Trails DO Tell Tales</i></a></h2>
<h2><a href="../DNA_and_Blood/3632">DNA and Blood: <i>Dead People DO Tell Tales</i></a></h2>
<h2><a href="../Gun_Crimes/3634">Gun Crimes: <i>Dead People DO Tell Tales</i></a></h2>
<h2><a href="../Trace_Evidence/3635">Trace Evidence: <i>Dead People DO Tell Tales</i></a></h2>

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"Stiefel writes clearly and compellingly on a complex topic, using imagined conversations and eye-witness perspectives to bring the stories to life . . .Steifel’s book would be a good addition to a middle school or high school library or class about forensics and criminology."

Children's Literature

"The book is clearly written with each chapter filled with colorful, eye-catching graphics, photographs, and fascinating facts . . . It is sure to whet the interest of its readers for more information."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, November 2011

"The books are especially interesting because they use actual cases, going back in history as well as using modern day crimes . . . . this information makes the series interesting for older students and useful in research."

Library Media Connection, January-February 2012

". . . the prose is thorough, and the numerous color photographs add additional interest on well-laid-out pages . . . readers seeking a detailed look at fingerprints . . . will want to give this focused title a whorl."

Booklist, October 1, 2011

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