Look who's back to chill readers to the bone... The first novel featuring Detective Lincoln Rhyme, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Stone Monkey .
The hero of Jeffery Deaver's thriller The Bone Collector is Lincoln Rhyme, a forensic scientist known to his peers as... read more
“If there were a forensic test for location of origin, Jerry Banks would turn up positive for Connecticut.”
If you’re going to get by in life, you’re going to have to learn to give up the dead.”Highlighted by 10 Kindle customers
Locard’s Exchange Principle. He thought that whenever two human beings come into contact, something from one is exchanged to the other, and vice versa. Maybe dust, blood, skin cells, dirt, fibers, metallic residue.Highlighted by 7 Kindle customers
“Sometimes . . . things happen, Sachs. Sometimes you just can’t be what you ought to be, you can’t have what you ought to have. And life changes. Maybe just a little, maybe a lot. And at some point it just isn’t worth the fight to try to fix what went wrong.”Highlighted by 6 Kindle customers
The human creature is so astonishing but count on it before anything else to be just that—a creature.Highlighted by 4 Kindle customers
This only is denied the Gods: the power to remake the past. —ARISTOTLEHighlighted by 4 Kindle customers
“A physician’s duty is not just to extend life, it is to end suffering.” —DR. JACK KEVORKIANHighlighted by 4 Kindle customers
That leads us to Sir Thomas Browne: ‘When life is more terrible than death, it’s the truest valor to live.’ Courage in the face of insurmountable adversity . . . A classic argument in favor of living.Highlighted by 3 Kindle customers
It was a sad thing what could happen to a man, how you could die and still be alive.Highlighted by 3 Kindle customers
Lon Sellitto and young Banks (Jerry, not Ernie)Highlighted by 3 Kindle customers
Crime in Old New York, by Richard Wille Stephans,Highlighted by 3 Kindle customers
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