Synopses & Reviews
Syd, a breathtakingly beautiful supermodel on a photo shoot in Hawaii
, disappears. Fearing the worst, her parents travel to Hawaii
to investigate for themselves, never expecting the horror that awaits them.
LA Times reporter Ben Hawkins is conducting his own research into the case, hoping to help the victim and get an idea for his next bestseller. With no leads and no closer to uncovering the kidnapper's identity than when he stepped off the plane, Ben gets a shocking visit that pushes him into an impossible-to-resist deal with the devil.
A heart-pounding story of fear and desire, SWIMSUIT transports readers to a chilling new territory where the collision of beauty and murder transforms paradise into a hell of unspeakable horrors.
"Patterson never, and I mean never, disappoints."--Larry King, USA TODAY
"James Patterson is king of the bestseller hill."--Publishers Weekly
"Patterson has mastered the art of writing page-turning bestsellers."--Chicago Sun-Times
"The Man Who Can't Miss."--Lev Grossman, Time
"When it comes to construction a harrowing plot, author James Patterson can turn a screw all right."--New York Daily News
"America's #1 storyteller."--Forbes
About the Author
James Patterson has had more New York Times
bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records
. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977 James Patterson's books have sold more than 240 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels,
the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls
and Along Came a Spider
. Mr. Patterson also writes the bestselling Women's Murder Club novels, set in San Francisco, and the top-selling New York detective series of all time, featuring Detective Michael Bennett. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.