The Stone Monkey

The Stone Monkey

A Lincoln Rhyme Novel

Book - 2002
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LINCOLN RHYME RETURNS! First introduced in the spine-chilling novel "The Bone Collector," Lincoln Rhyme dazzled readers with unparalleled forensic sleuthing -- all done from the confines of a wheelchair. A famed criminologist, paralyzed from the neck down, Rhyme compensates for his physical disability with his brains -- and the arms and legs of his brilliant and beautiful protegee, Amelia Sachs. It is Amelia who "walks the grid" for Rhyme, acting as his eyes and ears for the famously dangerous and difficult cases chronicled in Jeffery Deaver's bestselling novels "The Bone Collector, The Coffin Dancer," and "The Empty Chair."

Now the awe-inspiring duo returns in "The Stone Monkey." Recruited to help the FBI and the Immigration and Naturalization Service perform the nearly impossible, Lincoln and Amelia manage to track down a cargo ship headed for New York City and carrying two dozen illegal Chinese immigrants, as well as the notorious human smuggler and killer known as "the Ghost." But when the Ghost's capture goes disastrously wrong, Lincoln and Amelia find themselves in a race against time: to stop the Ghost before he can track

Publisher: New York :, Simon & Schuster,, 2002
ISBN: 9780743221993
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY DEA
Characteristics: 424 pages ; 25 cm


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Feb 25, 2019

I just finished this book and must say, although the Chinese words sometime lost me I found it hard to put down. Store line was easy to follow and characters were interesting. Deaver has a knack for writing I appreciate. I appreciate his style. I would not give this book a 5 star, but 4. I look forward to the next in the series.

Jul 20, 2016

good book but not the best in the series the ending was pretty good too many Chinese words and names to follow but was good

Jan 27, 2016

Not one of my favorite books by Deaver, probably because the subject matter didn't really appeal to me.

Jan 21, 2010

I enjoy all the Lincoln Rhyme novels; this one is very good with all the twists and turns expected.

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