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Sachs, Amelia (Fictitious character)

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Works: 21 works in 91 publications in 4 languages and 3,658 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Short stories  Drama 
Classifications: PS3554.E1755, 813.54
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Publications about Amelia (Fictitious character) Sachs
Most widely held works about Amelia (Fictitious character) Sachs
    The cold moon : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    14 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 894 libraries worldwide
    On a frigid December night, an eerie pattern emerges from two equally brutal murder scenes, where a killer's calling card is a moon-faced clock that seemingly ticked away the victims' last moments. From his wheelchair, criminologist Lincoln Rhyme tracks the Watchmaker, a time-obsessed genius. With every passing second, the Watchmaker is moving with razor-sharp precision to his next act of perfectly orchestrated violence -- and Rhyme can't afford to have his trusted partner, Amelia Sachs, distracted by a daunting homicide case of her own. Up against a brilliant madman, Rhyme and Sachs are locked in a blood-chilling race with their deadliest enemy: time itself
    The burning wire : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 599 libraries worldwide
    Brilliant criminalist and quadriplegic Lincoln Rhyme returns in Number One bestselling author Jeffery Deaver's electrifying new thriller
    The broken window : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
    Rhyme's cousin has been arrested for murder. The evidence clearly shows he did it, but Rhyme agrees to check things out. It turns out he has been wrongly convicted because the killer knows every single details of the lives of both his victims and the men he sets up to take the fall
    The twelfth card : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
    Geneva Settle is a bright young high school student from Harlem writing a paper about one of her ancestors, a former slave called Charles Singleton. Geneva is also the target of a ruthless professional killer. Criminalist Lincoln Rhyme and his police officer partner Amelia Sachs are called into the case, working frantically to anticipate where the hired gun will strike next and how to stop him, all the while trying to get to the truth of Charles Singleton, and the reason that Geneva has been targeted. For Charles Singleton had a secret - a secret that may strike at the very heart of the United States constitution, and have disastrous consequences for human rights today. And Sachs is going to have to search a crime scene that's 140 years old before she can stop the killer
    The Kill room : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
    A U.S. citizen in the Bahamas is shot by a sniper par excellence-a man capable of delivering a "million-dollar bullet" into the heart of his targets, a mile or more away. The investigation reveals that the victim, Robert Moreno, a man known to have strong anti-American sympathies, was assassinated by the U.S. government. New York assistant district attorney Nance Laurel, unwilling to let the government get away with ignoring the rule of law, brings a criminal case against both the director of the National Intelligence and Operations Service (NIOS), who ordered the killing, and the sniper himself. Assigned the job of investigating the killing, Lincoln Rhyme, aided by his partner Amelia Sachs and his regular crew of associates, takes on the controversial case. But the director of NIOS learns of the investigation and takes steps to derail it. One of the eeriest villains in recent fiction, Jacob Ohnley, takes on the task of eliminating witnesses and stopping Laurel, Rhyme and Sachs, using his favorite "companion," a unique and deadly knife he reveres more than most people
    The skin collector : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
    Drafted in to investigate a series of killings by a butcher known as the Skin Collector, NYPD detective Lincoln Rhyme and his associate Amelia Sachs have little to go on but a series of cryptic messages left etched into the skin of the deceased
    The vanished man : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
    A killer flees the scene of a homicide at a prestigious Manhattan music school and locks himself in a classroom. Within minutes, the police have him surrounded. Then a scream rings out, followed by a gunshot. The police break down the door. The room is empty. Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs are brought in to investigate. For the ambitious Sachs, solving the case could earn her a promotion. For the quadriplegic Rhyme, it means relying on his protege to ferret out a master illusionist they've dubbed the conjurer, who baits them with murders that become more diabolical with each crime
    The broken window by Jeffery Deaver( Sound Recording )
    7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
    Lincoln Rhyme's cousin has been arrested for murder. The evidence clearly shows he did it, but Rhyme agrees to check things out. It turns out that the cousin, along with other people, has been wrongly convicted because the true killer knows every single detail about the lives of the victims he kills and the men he sets up to take the fall for those crimes. Rhyme, Sachs and the rest of the team have to find out who at the huge, ominous data mining company is getting access to this information. Meanwhile the villain realises he's being pursued and turns his knowledge of data and information into a weapon
    The coffin dancer by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
    A cat-and-mouse game between New York police and a killer, hired to eliminate a trio of witnesses in a trial. He has already killed one and detectives Lincoln Rhyme, a quadriplegic, and Amelia Sachs have to catch him before he kills the other two
    The burning wire a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Sound Recording )
    8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
    When an attack is made on Manhattan's electricity grid, it seems that terrorists must be responsible. While the FBI and CIA try to determine whether religious or environmental fundamentalists are behind the attacks, Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs race to decode the forensics in order to prevent the next assault on the grid
    The bone collector by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
    A paralyzed New York detective is talked out of committing suicide to hunt for a cab driver who tortures and kills. The detective, Lincoln Rhyme, can only move his head so he is paired with police beauty Amelia Sachs
    The stone monkey : a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 35 libraries worldwide
    Lincoln and Amelia are recruited to track down a cargo ship carrying two dozen illegal Chinese immigrants, as well as the notorious human smuggler and killer known as the Ghost. But when the capture goes disastrously wrong, Lincoln and Amelia find themselves in a race to stop the Ghost before he can track down and murder the two surviving families who have vanished deep into the labyrinthine world of New York City's Chinese community. Over the next forty-eight hours the Ghost ruthlessly hunts for the families while Rhyme, aided by a policeman from mainland China, struggles to find them before they die and Sachs pursues a very different kind of policework - forming a connection with one of the immigrants that may have consequences going to the core of her relationship with her partner and lover, Lincoln Rhyme
    The empty chair by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
    Reowned criminalist Lincoln Rhyme is pitted against Amelia Sachs, his own brilliant protegee, as they disagree on the analysis of a crime they began working together
    The cold moon [a Lincoln Rhyme novel] by Jeffery Deaver( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
    Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs are pitched against a Watchmaker, who plans his carnage with the precision of a timepiece
    <> by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    2 editions published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 10 libraries worldwide
    The twelfth card by Jeffery Deaver( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
    A two-day cat-and-mouse chase as quadriplegic detective Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs try to outguess Thompson Boyd, a man whose past has turned him into a killing machine. Boyd is after Geneva Settle, a high school girl from Harlem, and it's up to Lincoln and Amelia to figure out why
    The kill room by Jeffery Deaver( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    It was a "million-dollar bullet," a sniper shot delivered from over a mile away. Its victim was no ordinary mark: he was a United States citizen, targeted by the United States government, and assassinated in the Bahamas. The nation's most renowned investigator and forensics expert, Lincoln Rhyme, is drafted to investigate. While his partner, Amelia Sachs, traces the victim's steps in Manhattan, Rhyme leaves the city to pursue the sniper himself. As details of the case start to emerge, the pair discovers that not all is what it seems. When a deadly, knife-wielding assassin begins systematically eliminating all evidence-including the witnesses-Lincoln's investigation turns into a chilling battle of wits against a cold-blooded killer
    Kamennai︠a︡ obezʹi︠a︡na by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    A people smuggling operation goes wrong when a ship is intercepted by the American coastguard. The evil Kwan Ang sinks the boat rather than risk capture and makes good his escape. Unbeknownst to him, there are several other survivors who make their way to shore. Quadriplegic Lincoln Rhyme is hired to track them down, and needs must rely on his lover, Amelia Sachs to do the footwork
    Trouble in mind by Jeffery Deaver( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Fiendish suspense. Shocking twists. Twelve diabolical tales. New York Times bestselling author and highly acclaimed storyteller Jeffery Deaver-the undisputed "grand master of the plot twist" (Booklist)-returns with a dazzling new collection of short stories. In these twelve electrifying tales (including six written just for this anthology) Deaver proves once again his genius for the unexpected-in his world, appearances are always deceiving. A devoted housekeeper embarks on a quest to find the truth behind her employer's murder. A washed-up Hollywood actor gets one last, high-stakes chance to revive his career. A man makes an impulsive visit to his hometown, and learns more about his past than he bargained for. Two Olympic track hopefuls receive terrorist threats. And Deaver's beloved series characters Lincoln Rhyme, Kathryn Dance, and John Pellam return in stories now in print for the first time
    The vanished man by Jeffery Deaver( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Quadriplegic forensic criminologist Lincoln Rhyme and his protegee are determined to solve a high profile case before fatalities rise even higher
 
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