Item description for La Silla Vacia (The Empty Chair) (Narrativa (Punto de Lectura)) by Jeffery Deaver...
A quadriplegic since a beam crushed his spinal cord years ago, renowned detective Lincoln Rhyme is desperate to improve his condition and goes to the University of North Carolina Medical Center for high-risk experimental surgery. But he and his beloved forensic assistant, Amelia Sachs, have hardly settled in when the local authorities come calling a disturbed teenager known, for reasons that become graphically clear, as the Insect Boy, has murdered a local football hero and abducted two young women. Lincoln must examine the trace evidence found at the abduction site in the faint hope of pinpointing the kidnapper's location. Description in Spanish: Lincoln Rhyme, est en un centro universitario especializado en neurologa a la espera de una operacin que podra mejorar su estado. Cuando le piden que colabore con la polica de Tanners Corner, una pequea ciudad de Carolina del Norte, en la bsqueda de una chica secuestrada, no sabe que al aceptar pondr en peligro su vida y la de su colega Amelia Sachs. El secuestrador es un chico conflictivo, cuyos padres han muerto en un misterioso accidente automovilstico. Es adems muy aficionado a los insectos. Su forma de vida hace que se le culpe de todas las cosas extraas que han ocurrido en la ciudad, incluidas algunas muertes.Desde un laboratorio improvisado, Lincoln, se enfrenta a la impaciencia de la justicia por resolver este nuevo y espeluznante caso.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 5" Height: 7.25" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2007
Publisher Punto de Lectura
ISBN 8466368809 ISBN13 9788466368803
Availability 0 units.
More About Jeffery Deaver
Jeffery Deaver is the #1 international bestselling author of more than thirty novels, three collections of short stories, and a nonfiction law book. 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. A former journalist, folksinger, and attorney, he was born outside of Chicago and has a bachelor of journalism degree from the University of Missouri and a law degree from Fordham University. You can visit his website at www.JefferyDeaver.com.
Jeffery Deaver currently resides in Clifton, in the state of Virginia.