Synopses & Reviews
- Nearly seven million James Patterson novels were sold in 2002 alone.- Patterson's most recent Alex Cross novel, Four Blind Mice, was an instant New York Times bestseller. It will be published in mass market in October 2003.- The Jester, published in March 2003 was a #1 bestseller, received a starred Publishers Weekly rave and has nearly one million copies in print to date.- The Beach House was a #1 bestseller and the blockbuster of the summer of 2002. It has sold over 943,000 copies to date.- The huge success of the films Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider have made Alex Cross a hero to a huge and growing audience.
Number 1 bestselling author James Patterson's infamous Alex Cross makes his debut with the FBI in this action-packed rollercoaster of a thriller.
The 19th national bestseller by Patterson marks Alex Cross's debut with the FBI. His first case: beautiful women across the country are being kidnapped and possibly sold into slavery. Behind this depraved scheme stands The Wolf, a master criminal who brings a new reign of terror to organized crime.
Alex Cross's first case since joining the FBI has his new colleagues stymied. Across the country, beautiful women are being kidnapped-to be bought and sold as slaves. Behind this depraved scheme stands a shadowy figure known only as The Wolf, a master criminal who has brought a new reign of terror to organized crime. With Alex's personal life in chaos because of his ex-fiancée's return and with the FBI's caution testing his patience, Alex has to go out on his own. For to stalk a ruthless predator without a name or a face, Alex Cross must become a lone wolf himself...
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.