Let's Hear It for the Deaf Man Author:Ed McBain "With your assistance I'm going to steal $500,000 on the last day of April." — The strange phone calls had started again. And then the bizarre series of photos began arriving. The Deaf Man was back in town, and the boys of the 87th could hardly turn a deaf ear. Even a gruesome hippie crucifixion and an elusive cat burglar who left live kittens... more » as his calling card could not keep Steve Carella and the rest from the torment of the Deaf Man's riddle.
But more than money was at stake in this madman's game. If the 87th Precinct couldn't puzzle out the Deaf Man's clues, would they become his unwilling partners in the most incredible crime of the year?« less