Bestselling master of suspense Jeffery Deaver is back with a brand-new Lincoln Rhyme thriller. Lincoln Rhyme and partner/paramour Amelia Sachs return to. The Broken Window: A Lincoln Rhyme Novel. Jeffery Deaver, Author. Simon & Schuster $ (p) ISBN When “” learns the identities of the crime-fighting team, the hunters become the hunted. Full of Deaver’s trademark plot twists, The Broken Window will put.
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Mostly because I have big issues with an author using lazy words or technically fake words like ‘people’ve’ and ‘might’v’ve’. When Ryhme’s cousin’s wife his cousin’s name is Arthur comes to visit jefvery though, Sachs and Rhyme agree to look into Rhyme’s cousin’s arrest for a rape and murder he claims that he is innocent of. Aug 08, stephanie rated it it was amazing Shelves: We also have Sachs in my opinion being a total nitwit for how she handles an inappropriate relationship with someone she is close to.
All too soon the entire case is turned on its head when it turns out that his cousin, along with others, is being cleverly framed by a killer who knows far too much about his victims Of course the level at which these folks are collecting data jefferyy absurd, but I’ll chalk that up to the fictional big conspiracy trope.
Within a few short chapters readers are then made jeffery to that fact as well.
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That’s when they learn about data mining. Deaver obviously chose to keep Rhyme ignorant on these facts in order to educate the reader in a great deal of detail. Click on a plot link to find similar books!
Jun 07, Barbara rated it liked it. Masterminds Crime writers are a collegiate bunch. The ending just kind of happens and then of course jumps back to the case that Rhyme was interested in going on in London.
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Invece sono rimasta sorpresa! It would have been nice if Deaver had the book segue back from the team investigating Rhyme, Sachs, Pulaski and Rhyme’s cousin Arthur who is in detention and is pretty close to a nervous breakdown. Not entirely trusting the company Sachs and Rhymes decide to cover their bets by getting a second opinion from an ex-employee of the company.
There was so much needless rambling about crap that didn’t contribute to the story at all and I just skimmed over most of it.
Lincoln Rhyme Book 6. He is watching you. One of the investigating officers is heffery by Internal Affairs after testing positive for heroin, cocaine, and LSD, Pulaski’s wife is picked up by immigration services despite being fourth generation American. This plot is not about Lincoln chasing the evil.
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But when Rhyme and his crew look into the strange set of circumstances surrounding his cousin’s alleged crime, they discover connections to a company that specializes in collecting and analyzing consumer data. He is unaware at first that Lincoln is on the case, although his wife eventually tells him. He’s a bit humorless and rather mean to his nurse for no apparent reason. But either side of this was very fast paced. Rhyme sends in a rookie called Ron Pulanski to SSD to pick up the list they were promised, which is on a disk.
While the plot was clever enough, the cops themselves becoming targets is nothing new for Deaver — so the whole thing just left us a little bit bored. I almost didn’t finish it but since I have never done that I decided to stick it out.
Rhymes continues separating the false “planted” evidence from the real evidence inadvertently left by the killer, most of the latter vague or microscopic. Deaver lists several Web sites where you can get further information. Der gehetzte Uhrmacher Jeffery Deaver. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?
The source of the personal data used by the perpetrator seems to be an information collection company called Strategic Systems Datacorp SSD.