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London : Century, 2014
Abstract: NYPD Red--the task force attacking the most extreme crimes in America's most extreme city--hunts a killer who is on an impossible mission. A vigilante serial killer is on the loose in New York City, tracking down and murdering people whose crimes have not been punished. The number of victims grows, and many New Yorkers secretly applaud the idea of justice won at any price. NYPD Red Detective Zach Jordan and his partner Kylie MacDonald are put on the case when a woman of vast wealth and even greater connections disappears. Zach and Kylie have to find what's really behind this murderer's rampage while political and personal secrets of the highest order hang in the balance. But Kylie has been acting strange recently--and Zach knows whatever she's hiding could threaten the biggest case of their careers
London : Arrow books, 2013
London : Century, 2013
Abstract: A baby on the way and two killers on the loose. Will Detective Lindsay Boxer be pushed to breaking point? An eccentric professor walks into Lindsay's homicide department to report a murder that hasn't yet happened. A convicted serial killer wakes from a two-year coma. He says he's ready to tell where the bodies are buried, but does he have a much more sinister plan in mind? Lindsay doesn't have much time to stop a terrifying future from unfolding. But all the crimes in the world seem like nothing when she is suddenly faced with the possibility of the most devastating loss of her lif
London : Century, 2013
Abstract: Forced into hiding from a mass murderer seeking vengeance, Detective Michael Bennett must decide whether to stay and protect his family, or hunt down the man who is hunting them. When Bennett arrested Manuel Perrine, he thought he had brought an end to the drug cartel boss' reign of terror and would get justice for the murder of his best friend. But then, during the trial, Perrine escaped. In a bloody shoot-out, Bennett killed Perrine's wife. Now he wants nothing more than to make Bennett suffer, to make him pay. The whole family are moved to a safe-house in California. But as Perrine's attacks on US soil become more vicious and more daring, it's clear there is a war coming. No one, anywhere, is safe
London : Century, 2013
Abstract: A walk down the aisle, a resort hotel, a drink on the beach ... for these unlucky couples, the honeymoons over. A newlywed couple steps into the sauna in their deluxe honeymoon suite--and never steps out again. When another couple is killed while boarding their honeymoon flight to Rome, it becomes clear that someone is targeting honeymooners, and it's anyone's guess which happy couple is next on the list. FBI Agent John O'Hara is deep into solving the case, while Special Agent Sarah Brubaker is hunting another ingenious serial killer, whose victims all have one chilling thing in common
London : Arrow Books, 2013
Abstract: Abbie Elliot gave up her life to follow her diplomat husband to Zurich. Now, she and her three best friends are in desperate need of a weekend getaway and decide it's the perfect time for a fling in Monte Carlo. They surrender themselves to every temptation: fine dining, high-stakes gambling, and gorgeous men. But the fun comes to a screeching halt when two bodies are found, and they become the police's prime suspects. In a dramatic trial, the women's lives are laid bare. It becomes clear that they have been framed, but one question remains: Who is trying to lock them away forever? With delicious twists and death-defying speed, this is a nonstop joy-ride of excess, friendship, and betrayal as only James Patterson can create
London : Century, 2013
Abstract: Ben isn't like most people. Unable to control his racing thoughts, he's a man consumed by his obsessions: movies, motorcycles, presidential trivia-and Diana Hotchkiss, a beautiful woman Ben knows he can never have. When Diana is found dead outside her apartment, Ben's infatuation drives him on a hunt to find out what happened to the love of his life. Ben soon discovers that the woman he pined for was hiding a shocking double life. And now someone is out to stop Ben from uncovering the truth about Diana's illicit affairs"--Publisher's web site
London : Century, 2012
Abstract: It's Christmas Eve and Detective Alex Cross has been called out to catch someone who's robbing his church's poor box. That mission behind him, Alex returns home to celebrate with Bree, Nana, and his children. The tree decorating is barely underway before his phone rings again--a horrific hostage situation is quickly spiraling out of control. Away from his own family on the most precious of days, Alex calls upon every ounce of his training, creativity, and daring to save another family. Alex risks everything--and he may not make it back alive on this most sacred of family days. Alex Cross is a hero for our time, and never more so than in this story of family, action, and the deepest moral choices
London : Arrow books, 2012
London : Century, 2011
Milano : Longanesi, 2011
Abstract: Quando la polizia non può aiutarti, quando la stampa rischia di distruggerti, c'è un solo posto a cui puoi rivolgerti: Private. Sono Jack Morgan, ex pilota dei Marines sopravvissuto per miracolo a una missione in Afghanistan dalla quale molti dei miei commilitoni e amici non sono tornati. Il passato mi pesa addosso come una cappa di piombo e cerco di dimenticare i miei incubi buttandomi nel lavoro. Vivo a Los Angeles, dove dirigo la sede centrale della Private Investigations, forse la migliore agenzia di investigazioni del mondo, quella alla quale ci si rivolge quando servono il massimo della decisione e della discrezione. Lo dico senza falsa modestia, soprattutto perché con me lavora un team di esperti eccezionale: una profiler geniale, un'abilissima hacker, un tecnico scientifico a cui non sfugge nulla. Giochiamo fuori dalle regole, abbiamo a che fare ogni giorno con i segreti dei personaggi più influenti del pianeta e ci avvaliamo dei più moderni strumenti dell'indagine scientifica. E in questo modo abbiamo sempre vinto. Finora. Perché non bastava indagare su un caso di corruzione ai massimi livelli e su un assassino seriale che a Los Angeles ha già ucciso dodici ragazzine e non intende fermarsi... C'è stato anche il barbaro omicidio della moglie del mio miglior amico, la dolce e adorabile Shelby Cushman: un'esecuzione in stile mafioso, assolutamente incomprensibile per una ragazza solare che non aveva nulla da nascondere. Forse...