By Jeffery Deaver
The New York Times bestselling writer of The Stone Monkey is again with a super mystery that pits forensic criminologist Lincoln Rhyme and his accomplice, Amelia Sachs, opposed to an unstoppable killer with one ultimate, terrible trick up his sleeve.
The Los Angeles Times calls his novels "thrill rides among covers." The New York Times hails them as "dazzling," and The instances of London crowns him "the most sensible mental mystery author around." Now Jeffery Deaver, America's "master of ticking-bomb suspense" (People) can provide his so much electrifying novel yet.
It starts at a prestigious song university in big apple urban. A killer flees the scene of a murder and locks himself in a lecture room. inside of mins, the police have him surrounded. while a scream jewelry out, by way of a gunshot, they holiday down the door. The room is empty.
Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs are introduced in to aid with the high-profile research. For the bold Sachs, fixing the case may earn her a promoting. For the quadriplegic Rhyme, it capability counting on his protégée to ferret out a grasp illusionist they've dubbed "the conjurer," who baits them with ugly murders that turn into extra diabolical with every one clean crime. because the fatalities upward push and the mins tick down, Rhyme and Sachs needs to circulation past the smoke and mirrors to avoid a terrifying act of vengeance that can develop into the best vanishing act of all.