Jeffery Deaver is the #1 international bestselling author of over thirty novels and three collections of short stories. His books are sold in 150 countries and translated into 25 languages. His first novel featuring Lincoln Rhyme, The Bone Collector, was made into a major motion picture starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. He's received or been shortlisted for a number of awards around the world. He lives in North Carolina.
"A taut psychological thriller from a masterful crime writer,
proving Deaver just gets better with each new novel."--June 2010
Indie Next List Great Reads list on The Burning Wire
"Chillingly effective...Jeffery Deaver's quadriplegic detective has never been better...Equal parts Marathon Man and top-notch political thriller, this is Deaver at the top of his game. Rhyme remains the most original hero in thriller fiction today who may have met his match in Swann. Not to be missed."--Providence Sunday Journal on The Kill Room
"Deaver's scarily believable depiction of identity theft in a total-surveillance society stokes our paranoia. A -."--Entertainment Weekly on The Broken Window
"Jeffery Deaver has written an ace thriller to keep readers guessing and gasping with his latest Lincoln Rhyme thriller, The Kill Room. A master magician with words, Deaver misdirects with one tale while what's really going on is just off the reader's radar...The numerous twists and turns in The Kill Room are so fast and furious that by the novel's end, the reader will be dizzy - and clamoring for more."--Associated Press
"Not even the brilliant Rhyme can foresee the shocking twists the case will take in this electrically charged thriller."--Publishers Weekly, (Starred Review) on The Burning Wire
"One of the most unnerving of Deaver's eight novels featuring his quadriplegic forensic detective, Lincoln Rhyme."--New York Times on The Broken Window
"Outstanding...the endgame remains in doubt to the end. Deaver proves himself a grandmaster of the genre as each surprise leads to an even bigger surprise, like a series of reverse Russian nesting dolls."--Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review
"Rhyme is one of the mystery genre's most interesting and out-of-the-ordinary series leads...As always, Deaver's dialogue is exceptionally realistic, and his plotting is devilishly intricate. Recommended for fans of the Rhyme novels (naturally) and readers who like their thrillers laced with wit and sharp characterizations."--Booklist on The Broken Window
"This eighth novel featuring quadriplegic forensic expert Lincoln Rhyme is one of Deaver's best...Deaver has outdone himself."--The Globe and Mail on The Broken Window
"This is Deaver at his very best and not to be missed by any thriller fan."--Publishers Weekly (starred review) on The Kill Room - A "Best Summer Book of 2013"