The Burning Wire: Lincoln Rhyme
Lincoln Rhyme must contend with a new killer and an old nemesis.
'The best psychological thriller writer around' - The Times
New York City is being held to ransom.
While the FBI and Homeland Security struggle to determine who's behind the carnage, Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs race to decode the forensics in order to prevent the next assault.
But all is not what it seems. Lincoln Rhyme soon finds he's up against a merciless killer with a unique weapon - one that can be found in everyone's home and office.
What's more, one of the few criminals to have ever slipped Rhyme's net is back in operation. Working in Mexico, the deadly assassin known as the Watchmaker has set his murderous sights on more innocent victims, whose identities are as yet unknown ...
Lincoln Rhyme must race against the clock, juggling the two investigations, as they hurtle headlong toward their deadly outcomes.
The ninth instalment of the electrifyingly thrilling Lincoln Rhyme series.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - readingover50 - www.librarything.com
I liked this book, but didn't love it. Jeffrey Deaver often has surprise twists in his book that usually leave me reeling, but this time, the twist didn't really seem that shocking. Now, I didn't ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kmajort - LibraryThing
Liked it... glad they're reintroduced the Watchmaker. The whole switcheroo with the electricity was too forced to be "believable" ... even for me, even for fiction. Read full review