If you were wondering how Jeffery Deaver was going to follow up on THE VANISHED MAN, his last Lincoln Rhyme/Amelia Sachs novel, you'll have to wait. Instead of a new Rhyme/Sachs novel Deaver has written a stand-alone title, GARDEN OF BEASTS, which of all things is an espionage novel set in mid-1930s Germany. It contains some of Deaver's best writing to date.
The 1936 Summer Olympics are about to begin, and it is under the cover of this event that Paul Schumann arrives in Berlin to carry out a clandestine mission. Schumann is a mob hit man who is out of r