The Steel Kiss (A Lincoln Rhyme Novel)
New York Times bestselling author Jeffery Deaver returns with his next blockbuster thriller featuring forensic detective Lincoln Rhyme.Amelia Sachs is hot on the trail of a killer. She's chasing him through a department store in Brooklyn when an escalator malfunctions. The stairs give way, with... show more
New York Times bestselling author Jeffery Deaver returns with his next blockbuster thriller featuring forensic detective Lincoln Rhyme.Amelia Sachs is hot on the trail of a killer. She's chasing him through a department store in Brooklyn when an escalator malfunctions. The stairs give way, with one man horribly mangled by the gears. Sachs is forced to let her quarry escape as she jumps in to try to help save the victim. She and famed forensic detective Lincoln Rhyme soon learn, however, that the incident may not have been an accident at all, but the first in a series of intentional attacks. They find themselves up against one of their most formidable opponents ever: a brilliant killer who turns common products into murder weapons. As the body count threatens to grow, Sachs and Rhyme must race against the clock to unmask his identity--and discover his mission--before more people die.
Publish date: 2016-03-08
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 496
Edition language: English
Honestly Jeffrey Deaver is better than this book. He didn't follow up on events from the last one, he had Sachs and Rhyme at odds for "tension" and introduced one new character and someone we heard about just to make us readers think could Sachs and Rhyme be done. It was eyeroll inducing because it ...
Lincoln Rhyme, Book 12 I Picked Up This Book Because: 1) NOOK had this as their free serial read for March and I’ve always wanted to participate. B) I needed a book that counted a “a bestseller from genre I don’t usually read” and “a book with multiple perspectiv...
It's interesting how Jeffery Deaver leads the reader down the path of, what appears to be obvious conclusions, only to pull the curtain aside and reveal the reality the situation. And you can't even be mad for having been tricked because the final outcome is pieced together so seamlessly and satisfa...
I has been quite a while since I have read a Lincoln Rhyme novel, so I was a little worried about trying to pick the story back up in case the main characters lives had changed. And boy did they ever change...at least for me they did.As usual the author sticks with his usual way of telling his st...
My review of The Steel Kiss is now up on Fresh Fiction! "A nerve-wracking thriller full of twists!" Read the whole review here!