Jeffery Deaver is the bestselling author of seventeen suspense novels, including The Bone Collector, which was made into a feature film by Universal Pictures. He has been nominated for four Edgar Awards from the Mystery Writers of America and an Anthony Award, is a two-time recipient of the Ellery Queen Readers' Award for Best Short Story of the Year, and has recently won the W. H. Smith Thumping Good Read Award in England. He lives in California and Virginia. This Title Also Available from Simon and Schuster Audio and in a Large Print Edition Visit www.thestonemonkey.net Visit us online at www.simonsays.com Former journalist, folksinger and attorney Jeffery Deaver's novels have appeared on a number of bestseller lists around the world, including The New York Times, The Times of London and the Los Angeles Times. The author of seventeen novels, he's been nominated for four Edgar Awards from the Mystery Writers of America and an Anthony Award, is a two-time recipient of the Ellery Queen Readers' Award for Best Short Story of the Year, and won last year's W. H. Smith Thumping Good Read Award in the United Kingdom. His book A Maiden's Grave was made into an HBO movie starring James Garner and Marlee Matlin, and his novel The Bone Collector was a feature release from Universal Pictures starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. Turner Broadcasting is currently making a TV movie of his novel Praying for Sleep. His most recent novels are The Blue Nowhere, The Empty Chair and Speaking in Tongues. He lives in Virginia and California. Readers can visit his website at www.jefferydeaver.com or the website for The Blue Nowhere at www.thebluenowhere.com.Deaver, Jeffery is the author of 'Stone Monkey A Lincoln Rhyme Novel', published 2002 under ISBN 9780743221993 and ISBN 0743221990.