The Ghost in the Killer

Season 9, Episode 12
Air Date: January 10, 2014


The Jeffersonian team investigates the death of Lana Brewster, a girl whose remains are delivered to Brennan and Booth’s home by someone who believes her death 18 years ago was no accident. When the team discovers that Lana was murdered and her death was covered up, people from her past become key suspects, including an ex-boyfriend with whom Hodgins was friends. Meanwhile, Brennan starts having dreams again about evil tech genius Pelant, and about a potentially more heinous killer, whom she realizes could be involved with Lana’s death.

Squintern: Eugene Byrd as Dr. Clark Edison
Directed by Allison Liddi-Brown

Episode Recaps



Bones 9×12 Promo: “The Ghost in the Killer

Business As Usual For Brennan from “The Ghost in the Killer”
Unlike the rest of the Jeffersonian Team, Brennan isn’t the least bit freaked out about the corpse that was mysteriously delivered to her at home.

Brennan Is Having Nightmares About Pelant from “The Ghost in the Killer”
Booth worries about Brennan after her dreams about Pelant return and she strays from her usual methods in the lab.

An Old Friend Of Hodgins’ Is A Key Suspect from “The Ghost in the Killer”
Hodgins and Sweets investigate the the death of Lana Brewster, the girl whose remains were delivered to Brennan, questioning an ex-boyfriend of hers with whom Hodgins was friends.

Hodgins Used To Sleep With A ‘Binky’ from “The Ghost in the Killer”
Angela loves that Hodgins is secretly assisting with Brennan’s “Ghost Killer” investigation, but she still can’t resist teasing him about something from his childhood.

Killer Aftermath
Andrew Leeds and TJ Thyne tease the mystery that Christopher Pelant left for Brennan and the Jeffersonian Team.