Author: Patterson James
Brand: Penguin Random House
Package Dimensions: 40x212x340
Number Of Pages: 480
Release Date: 10-06-2010
Details: Product Description
__________________________________’No one gets this big without amazing natural storytelling talent – which is what Jim has, in spades. The Alex Cross series proves it.’ LEE CHILD, international bestselling author of the Jack Reacher series__________________________________The sixteenth novel in the bestselling Alex Cross seriesThey’ve come for Detective Alex Cross’s family. Now he’s coming for vengeance.
At a family celebration, Alex Cross hears the shocking news that his niece Caroline has been murdered. Grieving and furious, Cross’s investigation takes him to Washington D.C.’s wild underground subcultures – and reveals that Caroline wasn’t this killer’s only victim.
Partnering with his girlfriend, Detective Brianna ‘Bree’ Stone, Cross finds himself confronting a world of unchecked power, where the capital’s most powerful people are hiding dirty, dangerous secrets that they’ll stop at nothing to protect.
As they close in on the killer, the evidence begins to point to the unimaginable – a revelation about a very powerful man that could rock the entire world…
Sharp, sassy and guaranteed to send shivers down your spine, this is a tense thriller ―
About the Author
JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. His books have sold in excess of 385 million copies worldwide. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past two decades – the Alex Cross, Women’s Murder Club, Detective Michael Bennett and Private novels – and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers.
James is passionate about encouraging children to read. Inspired by his own son who was a reluctant reader, he also writes a range of books for young readers including the Middle School, Dog Diaries, Treasure Hunters and Max Einstein series. James has donated millions in grants to independent bookshops and has been the most borrowed author in UK libraries for the past thirteen years in a row. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.