A cunning collection of short stories from the Number One bestselling author Jeffery Deaver and master of misdirection, including original tales featuring the hugely popular series characters Lincoln Rhyme and Kathryn Dance.
Jeffery Deaver is the award-winning author of three collections of short stories and 32 internationally bestselling novels, including the 2011 James Bond novel Carte Blanche. He is best known for his Lincoln Rhyme thrillers, which include several number one bestsellers and The Bone Collector which was made into a feature film starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. He won the WH Smith Thumping Good Read Award in 2001 and in 2004 won the Crime Writers' Association Steel Dagger for Best Thriller with Garden of Beasts, and their Short Story Dagger for The Weekender from Twisted. Jeffery Deaver lives in North Carolina and California.
The most creative, skilled and intriguing thriller writer in the world - Daily TelegraphOne of the finest crime writers in the world . . . grabs the reader by the throat from the beginning . . . Superb. - Independent on SundayJeffery Deaver is grand master of the ticking-clock thriller.Brilliant . . . it's easy to get swept up in the sheer velocity of the action - ScotsmanDeaver is a master of misdirection and the plot will keep you guessing to the end. A powerful read indeed. - Evening Standard