Jeffery Deaver is the author of almost thirty books and three collections of short stories, and he is the #1 international bestselling author. His books have been translated into 25 languages and sold in 150 countries. The Bone Collector, his first novel featuring Lincoln Rhyme, was adapted into a blockbuster cinematic picture starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. He's won or been nominated for numerous accolades all over the world. He currently resides in North Carolina.