The Bodies Left Behind

The Bodies Left Behind

By Jeffery Deaver

Pocket Star Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9781416595625, 512pp.

Publication Date: August 18, 2009

The instant "New York Times "bestselling thriller from the master of ticking bomb suspense ("People") who created Lincoln Rhyme and Kathryn Dance is a "tour de force" the suspense never flags ("Kirkus Reviews").
When a 911 call from an isolated vacation house on Lake Mondac is cut short, off-duty county sheriff's deputy Brynn McKenzie leaves her husband and son at the dinner table to investigate and walks into a scene of true horror. A visiting Milwaukee couple has been shot dead. Brynn, quickly connecting with the lone survivor of the carnage, realizes the perpetrators two professional criminals haven t left the crime scene. Unable to call for back-up, deprived of her gun and car, Brynn and her charge escape into the hostile wilderness in a terrifying cat-and-mouse chase. Will Brynn be the next victim?

About the Author
Jeffery Deaveris the international, #1 bestselling author of more than twenty-seven suspense novels, including"The Bone Collector", which was made into a film starring Denzel Washington. He lives in North Carolina.

Praise For The Bodies Left Behind

"A master of ticking bomb suspense." -- People

"A tour de force...the suspense never flags....Deaver has no rivals in the realm of sneaky plot twists." -- Kirkus Reviews