(From the publisher):
WITH YOUR ASSISTANCE, I'M GOING TO STEAL $500,000 ON THE LAST DAY OF APRIL.
So wrote the Deaf Man, the 87th Precinct's own private nemesis. Carella, Kling, Hawes, and Brown know the Deaf Man is trying to make them look stupid. Unfortunately, they have to deal with crimes already committed -- including one that introduces Kling to the most beautiful woman he's ever seen. But the last of April is fast approaching, and the men of the eight-seven can't deny that they're dying to find out what the Deaf Man has cooked up this time....
Original title: Let's Hear it for the Deaf Man
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives→ Police Procedural