Starred Review. Deaver returns to his popular Lincoln Rhyme series with this latest installment that finds Rhyme and his partner heading to the Bahamas to investigate the murder of an American citizen by the United States government. Narrated by the trio of Jay Snyder, January LaVoy, and Edoardo Ballerini, the novel comes to life via a series of inspired performances, each as convincing and entertaining as the last. Snyder shines in the lead role, but LaVoy and Ballerini also bend and twist their vocal cords to realistically portray the book's characters. This is a thoroughly enjoyable listen. A Grand Central hardcover. (June)--This text refers to theAudio CDedition.
It's been a while since I've picked up one of the Lincoln Rhyme novels by Jeffery Deaver. The Kill Room came in at the library, and it made it onto my recreational reading list. As usual, Deaver delivered a good story with plenty of action. You do have to suspend belief or not get bothered by some over-the-top twists and details at times, but overall it was enjoyable. In The Kill Room, Rhyme is consulted on a case involving the killing of a Latin American activist … more