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James Patterson - Maxine Paetro - 14th Deadly Sin
With San Francisco under siege and everyone a suspect, the Women's Murder Club must risk their lives to save the city—and each other. With a beautiful baby daughter and a devoted husband, Detective Lindsay Boxer can safely say that her life has never been better. In fact (for a change), things seem to be going well for all the members of the Women's Murder Club as they gather to celebrate San Francisco Medical Examiner Claire Washburn's birthday. But the party is cut short when Lindsay is called to a gruesome crime scene, where a woman has been murdered in broad daylight. As Lindsay investigates, shocking video footage of another crime surfaces. A video so horrific that it shakes the city to its core. Their faces obscured by masks, the cold blooded criminals on the tape could be anyone—and now all of Lindsay's co-workers are suspects. As a rash of violence sweeps through San Francisco, and public fear and anger grows, Lindsay and her friends must risk their lives in the name of justice-before it's too late. With shocking twists and riveting suspense, 14TH DEADLY SIN, proves yet again that when it comes to suspense fiction, in the words or Jeffrey Deaver: "nobody does it better" than James Patterson.
James Patterson - Cross
This is the twelfth exciting novel in the Alex Cross series Alex Cross was a rising star in Washington, DC, Police Department when an unknown shooter killed his wife, Maria, in front of him. Years later, having left the FBI and returned to practising psychology in Washington, DC, Alex finally feels his life is in order...Until his former partner, John Sampson, calls in a favour. John's tracking a serial rapist in Georgetown and he needs Alex to help find this brutal predator. When the case triggers a connection to Maria's death, could Alex have a chance to catch his wife's murderer? Will this be justice at long last? Or the endgame in his own deadly obsession? From the man the Sunday Telegraph called 'the master of the suspense genre', CROSS is the ultimate, high-velocity, high-emotion thriller, and the one Alex Cross's fans waited years to read.
James Patterson - Halálos keresztutak
Alex Cross, a pszichológusból lett FBI-ügynök elveszíti imádott feleségét. Lehet, hogy a gyilkos golyót neki szánták... Évekkel később Cross kilép az FBI-tól, hogy újra lélekbúvárként dolgozhasson, ám a múlt kísértete nem engedi, hogy normális emberként nevelje gyermekeit. Washingtont kegyetlen gyilkos tartja rettegésben, aki amellett, hogy a maffia bérgyilkosa, szórakozásból nőket erőszakol meg. Az áldozatok az átélt szörnyűségek miatt nem vallanak, vagy aki mégis, azt a gyilkos megtalálja, és szörnyű kínok közt kell lakolnia felelőtlenségéért... Cross és barátja a szörnyeteg nyomába erednek, és nem is sejtik, hogy valójában a múlt árnyai után nyomoznak. Vajon sikerül megszabadítaniuk a világot egy lelketlen démontól? Vajon megtalálja-e Cross a felesége gyilkosát? Hihetetlen sebességű thriller a műfaj nagymesterétől.
James Patterson - Mark Sullivan - Der Countdown des Todes
London 2012. „Private“, die renommierteste Ermittlungsagentur der Welt, wird beauftragt, sich um die Sicherheit der Olympischen Spiele zu kümmern. Doch schon vor der Eröffnungsfeier ereignet sich ein grausamer Mord: Ein hochrangiges Mitglied des Organisationskomitees wird geköpft. Private-Ermittler Peter Knight wird zum Tatort gerufen. Kurz darauf erhält eine Reporterin einen Brief von einem Mann, der sich „Cronus“ nennt und sich für den Mord verantwortlich erklärt. Er kündigt an, die Spiele „reinigen“ zu wollen – indem er alle tötet, die den ursprünglichen Olympischen Gedanken beschmutzen
James Patterson - Alex Cross, Run
_Kill Alex Cross_ was "Patterson at the top of his game" (Washington Post). _Alex Cross, Run_ is even better. DON'T LOOK, ALEX CROSS Top plastic surgeon Elijah Creem is renowned for his skills in the operating room, and for his wild, no-expense-spared "industry parties," bringing in underage exotic dancers and models for nights of drugs, champagne, and uninhibited sex. That is, until Detective Alex Cross busts one of Creem's lavish soirees and ruins his fun. Now Creem is willing to do anything to avoid going to jail. DON'T THINK, ALEX CROSS But Alex doesn't have time to dwell on that case. A beautiful woman has been found murdered in her car, a lock of her hair viciously ripped off. Then a second woman is found hanging from a sixth-floor window with a brutal scar slashed across her stomach. When a third mutilated body is discovered, rumors of three serial killers on the loose send Washington D.C. into an all-out frenzy. JUST RUN Alex is under so much pressure to solve these three grim cases that he hasn't noticed that someone else investigating _him_---someone so obsessed and so twisted that they'll do anything---ANYTHING---to get the vengeance they require. _Alex Cross, Run_ is James Patterson's most unrelenting story yet---a white---hot, sensational thrill ride with the most extreme and gripping characters Patterson has ever brought to life.
James Patterson - David Ellis - Guilty Wives
_No husbands allowed_ Only minutes after Abbie Elliot and her three best friends step off of a private helicopter, they enter the most luxurious, sumptuous, sensually pampering hotel they have ever been to. Their lavish presidential suite overlooks Monte Carlo, and they surrender: to the sun and pool, to the sashimi and sake, to the Bruno Paillard champagne. For four days they're free to live someone else's life. As the weekend moves into pulsating discos, high-stakes casinos, and beyond, Abbie is transported to the greatest pleasure and release she has ever known. _What happened last night?_ In the morning's harsh light, Abbie awakens on a yacht, surrounded by police. Something awful has happened--something impossible, unthinkable. Abbie, Winnie, Serena, and Bryah are arrested and accused of the foulest crime imaginable. And now the vacation of a lifetime becomes the fight of a lifetime--for survival. GUILTY WIVES is the ultimate indulgence, the kind of nonstop joy-ride of excess, friendship, betrayal, and danger that only James Patterson can create.
James Patterson - Július 4.
Azután, hogy elveszítették egy tagjukat, Lindsay Boxer és a Női Gyilkosság Klub újra fölveszi a harcot a negyedik és minden eddiginél vérfagyasztóbb bűnügyben - amely akár az utolsó közös vállalkozásuk is lehet. Amikor egy egyszerű gyorshajtás miatti intézkedés szörnyű fordulatot vesz, és egy tizenéves kislány meghal, Lindsay Boxer hadnagy ellen vádat emelnek rendőri brutalitásért. Az országos jelentőségű, precedens értékű bírósági tárgyalás során Lindsay a hivatása és a józan esze megőrzéséért harcol. A tárgyalás megkezdéséig elmenekül, hogy nyugalmat találjon Half Moon Bay csodálatosan szép városában. De az ott lakók békéjét szörnyű gyilkosságok sorozata dúlja fel. Lindsay, a Női Gyilkosság Klubba tömörült barátnőivel együtt dolgozva, összekötő kapcsot talál e bűntények és egy sok évvel ezelőtti eset - egy azóta is megoldatlan, őt mindmáig gyötrő gyilkosság - között. Lindsay immár kétfrontos harcot vív az életéért: a tárgyalóteremben, a bíró és az esküdtek előtt, valamint ismeretlen ellenfeleivel, akik mindenre képesek, hogy ne tudja meg az igazságot a gyilkosságokról - amelyek egyre szaporodnak. Az események épp akkor vesznek döntő fordulatot, amikor Half Moon Bay tengerpartján kezdetét veszi a július 4-i nagyszabású ünnepség. Szívdobogtatóan izgalmas krimisorozatának ebben az új darabjában Patterson még a tőle megszokottnál is mesteribb érzékkel adagolja a feszültséget. James Patterson az új, nagy sikerű krimisorozat, a Női Gyilkosság Klub (a listavezető Még egy esély, az Aki előbb meghal és a Háromszoros kín) szerzője. Floridában él. Maxine Paetro író, újságíró. Férjével együtt New Yorkban él.
James Patterson - Chris Grabenstein - Robotház
Szia, engem Sammy Hayes-Rodrigeznek hívnak. Talán már hallottál rólam: én vagyok az a fiú, akit mindenki csúfol, miután magával vitt egy robotot az iskolába. Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez mindig kilógott kicsit a társai közül, ezért rettegve várja a napot, amikor magával kell vinnie az iskolába az anyukája legújabb találmányát: egy E nevű, két lábon járó, beszélő robotot. Sammy már hozzászokott a robotok társaságához – a házuk hemzseg a legőrültebb masináktól. Ám ez a robot nemcsak azt hiszi, hogy ő és Sammy testvérek… hanem hatalmas stréber is. Lehetséges, hogy azzal, hogy együtt jelentek meg az iskolában, Sammy felült a Lúzervárosba tartó vonatra? Vagy a robot bebizonyítja az egész világnak, hogy kockának lenni igenis menő? A sodró lendületű események forgatagában Sammy felfedezi E csodálatos titkát, ami örökre meg tudná változtatni a családjuk életét… feltéve, ha a robotnak sikerül beilleszkednie az iskolába!
James Patterson - Gabrielle Charbonet - Witch & Wizard 1.
Imagine waking up to find that the world around you - life as you know it - has changed in an instant. That's what happens to Whit Allgood and his sister, Wisty. They thought that they were just a couple of normal teenagers, until their rude awakening at the hands of a dozen armed police! Charged with being a wizard and a witch, accused of having incredible powers they never dreamed possible, the siblings find themselves the targets of an upstart political regime, The New Order, which has swept the country and vowed to wipe "their kind" from existence. Now Whit and Wisty must fight for both their freedom and their lives as they unlock the powers burning inside of them!
James Patterson - Peter de Jonge - A nagy buli
Szerelem és bosszú története, egy gazdag és kegyetlen világban. Jack Mullen jogot hallgat New Yorkban, amikor megtudja, hogy öccse, Peter a tengerbe fulladt East Hampton partjainál. Jack ismeri az öccsét, aki gyakorlatilag a vízben nőtt fel, és tudja, hogy nem lehet szó balesetről. Valaki holtan akarta látni Petert. Ám a rendőrség másként vélekedik. Amikor Jack az öccse utolsó estéjének részleteit próbálja felfedni, ügyvédek, rendőrök és fizetett védelmezők sorfalával találja magát szemben, akik a gazdag nyaralókat az olyan helyi munkásoktól védik meg, mint Peter. A gyásztól sújtott Jack régi barátait vonja be az igazság keresésébe, akiket nem érdekel, hogy milyen gazdagok vagy korruptak az útjukban állók. Küzdelme során Jack New York egyik leghatalmasabb és legkönyörtelenebb emberével kerül összetűzésbe, aki egy csettintéssel szokta eltüntetni ellenfeleit. Miközben lassan kiderül, hogy öccsének Amerika leggazdagabb embereihez volt oly módon köze, amire Jack soha nem is gondolt, a vágyott igazságszolgáltatás egyre inkább csak álom marad. Csak akkor remélheti, hogy elégtételt vehet öccséért, ha a gazdagokkal saját módszereikkel száll szembe. A nagy bulo lélegzetelállító jogi krimi hazugságról és bosszúról olyan döbbenetes befejezéssel, amely csak James Patterson agyában születhet meg.
James Patterson - James O. Born - Let's Play Make-Believe
James Patterson’s BookShots. Short, fast-paced, high-impact entertainment. Make believe I love you… Both survivors of the divorce wars, Christy and Martin don’t believe in love at first sight and certainly not on a first date. But from the instant they lock eyes, life becomes a sexy, romantic dream come true. That is, until they start playing a strangely intense game of make-believe – a game that’s about to go too far.
James Patterson - Cross Fire
_Wedding bells ring_ Detective Alex Cross and Bree's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of Washington D.C.'s most corrupt: a dirty congressmen and an underhanded lobbyist. Next, the elusive gunman begins picking off other crooked politicians, sparking a blaze of theories--is the marksman a hero or a vigilante? _A murderer returns_ The case explodes, and the FBI assigns agent Max Siegel to the investigation. As Alex and Siegel battle over jurisdiction, the murders continue. It becomes clear that they are the work of a professional who has detailed knowledge of his victims' movements--information that only a Washington insider could possess. _Caught in a lethal cross fire_ As Alex contends with the sniper, Siegel, and the wedding, he receives a call from his deadliest adversary, Kyle Craig. The Mastermind is in D.C. and will not relent until he has eliminated Cross and his family for good. With a supercharged blend of action, deception, and suspense, Cross Fire is James Patterson's most visceral and exciting Alex Cross novel ever.
James Patterson - I, Alex Cross
Detective Alex Cross is pulled out of a family celebration and given the awful news that his niece, Caroline, has been found brutally murdered. Cross vows to hunt down the killer, and soon learns that Caroline was mixed up in one of Washington's wildest scenes. And she was not this killer's only victim. The hunt for her murderer leads Alex and his girlfriend, Detective Brianna Stone, to a place where every fantasy is possible, if you have the credentials to get in. Alex and Bree are soon facing down some very important, very protected, very dangerous people in levels of society where only one thing is certain - they will do anything to keep their secrets safe. As Cross closes in on the killer, he discovers evidence that points to the unimaginable - a revelation that could rock the entire world. With the unstoppable action, unforeseeable twists, and edge-of-your-seat suspense that only a James Patterson thriller delivers, "I, Alex Cross" is the master of suspense at his sharpest and best.
James Patterson - Lisa Papademetriou - My Brother Is a Big, Fat Liar
Georgia Khatchadorian plans to excel at Hills Village Middle School in all the places her troublemaking brother failed. She's even bet him that she'll quickly become one of the most popular girls in school. But Rafe left a big mark at HVMS, and no one will give Georgia a chance! Even worse, Rafe has sneakily signed up her band to play at the school dance, and she's terrified to embarrass herself in front of the snooty "Princesses" who run the school and the boy who's caught her eye. Will she be able to overcome her fears and win her bet with Rafe? Find out THE TRUTH about Rafe Khatchadorian's sister in the first Middle School story from the point of view of the hilarious Georgia--a girl who's ready to speak her mind!
James Patterson - Michael Ledwige - Gone
Manuel Perrine doesn't fear anyone or anything. A charismatic and ruthless leader, Perrine slaughters rivals as effortlessly as he wears his trademark white linen suit. Detective Michael Bennett once managed to put Perrine behind bars, the only official in the US ever to accomplish that. But now Perrine is out, and he has sworn to find and kill Bennett and everyone dear to him. Detective Bennett, along with his ten adopted children, their nanny, and his grandfather, are hidden safely on a rural California farm, with guards courtesy of the FBI's witness protection program. Perrine begins to embark on an escalating series of assassinations across the country, killings whose brazenness and audacity bring into question the possibility of safety and law in the US. The FBI has no choice but to ask Detective Bennett to risk it all in Perrine's war on America. With explosive action and fierce villainy that rivals James Bond movies at their best, GONE is the next astounding novel by James Patterson.
James Patterson - Max
Maximum Ride and the other members of the flock have barely recovered from their last Arctic adventure, when they are confronted by the most frightening catastrophe yet. Millions of fish are dying off the coast of Hawaii and someone--or something--is destroying hundreds of ships. Unable to discover the cause, the government enlists the flock to help them get to the bottom of the disaster before it is too late. While Max and her team are exploring the depths of the ocean, their every move is being carefully tracked by Mr. Chu--a criminal mastermind with his own plans for the flock. Can they protect themselves from Mr. Chu's army of mercenaries and save the ocean from utter destruction? A James Patterson Pageturner In the spirit of the most enduring hit movies and books, James Patterson has written this story for readers from 10 to 110. Special care has been taken with the language and content of WATER WINGS.
James Patterson - Sam levelei Jennifernek
A harmincas éveiben járó Jennifer egy chicagói napilap munkatársa, és éppen soros cikkét írja, amikor asztalán megcsörren a telefon. A hívás a Geneva-tó partján fekvő üdülőfaluból jön, és szörnyű hírt tudat: Samet, Jennifer nagymamáját kórházba szállították - kómában van. Jennifer autóba vágja magát, és száguld Genevába, a családi fészekbe, ahol oly boldog nyarakat töltött gyerekkorában. A házban egy köteg neki címzett levelet talál: a nagymamája írta őket. S miközben a lány a leveleket olvassa, megelevenedik előttünk is a múlt: a nagyszülők tökéletesnek hitt házassága, amely tele volt keserűséggel és bánattal. Jennifer maga is nehéz terhet cipel, nemrég halt meg imádott férje. A tóparton összetalálkozik gyerekkori játszópajtásával, az immár orvos Brendannal. A fiatalok között feltámad a szerelem, ám a boldogságukat beárnyékolja a férfi súlyos betegsége... James Patterson amerikai író Suzanne naplója Nicholasnak című regénye után e szívszorítóan szép művében ismét megrendítően mesél olyan alapvető érzelmekről, mint szeretet, szerelem, összetartozás, egymásért való küzdelem.
James Patterson - Michael Ledwidge - Step on a Crack
During a state funeral for a beloved former First Lady in New York City's largest cathedral, the unthinkable occurs. Armed men disguised as monks seize the church and seal themselves inside, along with more than one hundred of the most powerful people in America. The captives include world leaders, actors, TV stars, athletes, and politicians, and the kidnappers are armed with enough C4 explosives to blow a crater in the middle of Manhattan. NYPD officer Michael Bennett is pulled into the standoff as lead negotiator. Despite the escalating danger, Michael faces an even more terrifying crisis at home. His wife has been diagnosed with a devastating disease, and Michael faces the prospect of losing the love of his life and having to raise their ten children alone. With his own life teetering and the lives of thousands suddenly his responsibility, Michael struggles to diffuse the tense situation fast. Yet the kidnappers' moves are impossible to predict, and they block every attempt to break into the cathedralmost as if they are privy to their deliberations.
James Patterson - Alex Cross's Trial
From his grandmother, Alex Cross has heard the story of his great-uncle Abraham and his struggles for survival in the era of the Ku Klux Klan. Now, Alex passes the family tale along to his own children in a novel he's written - a novel called "Trial'. As a lawyer in early-twentieth-century Washington DC, Ben Corbett represents the toughest cases. Fighting against oppression and racism, he risks his family and his life in the process. When President Theodore Roosevelt asks Ben to return to his hometown to investigate rumours of the resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan there, he cannot refuse. Arriving in Eudora, Mississippi, Ben meets the wise Abraham Cross and his beautiful daughter, Moody. Ben enlists their help, and the two Crosses introduce him to the hidden side of the idyllic Southern town. Lynchings have become commonplace and residents of the town's black quarter live in constant fear. Ben aims to break the reign of terror - but the truth of who is really behind it could break his heart. Written in the fearless voice of Detective Alex Cross, "Alex Cross's Trial" is a gripping story of murder, love, and, above all, bravery.
James Patterson - Michael Ledwidge - Now you see her
The perfect life A successful lawyer and loving mother, Nina Bloom would do anything to protect the life she's built in New York--including lying to everyone, even her daughter, about her past. But when an innocent man is framed for murder, she knows that she can't let him pay for the real killer's crimes. The perfect lie Nina's secret life began 18 years ago. She had looks to die for, a handsome police-officer husband, and a carefree life in Key West. When she learned she was pregnant with their first child, her happiness was almost overwhelming. But Nina's world is shattered when she unearths a terrible secret that causes her to run for her life and change her identity. The perfect way to die Now, years later, Nina risks everything she's earned to return to Florida and confront the murderous evil she fled. In a story of wrenching suspense, James Patterson gives us his most head-spinning, action-filled story yet--a Hitchcock-like blend of unquenchable drama and pleasure.
James Patterson - The Big Bad Wolf
This is the ninth novel in the Alex Cross series Alex Cross's first case since joining the FBI has his new colleagues perplexed. Across the country, men and women are kidnapped in broad daylight and then disappear completely. These people are not being taken for ransom, Alex realizes. They are being bought and sold. And it seems The Wolf is the master criminal behind this terrible trade and who is bringing a new reign of terror to organized crime. Even as he admires the FBI's vast resources, Alex is impatient with the Bureau's clumsiness and caution when it is time to move. A lone wolf himself, he has to go out alone to track his new prey and try to rescue some of the victims while they are still alive. As the case boils over, Alex is in hot water at home, too. His ex-fiancee, Christine Johnson, comes back into his life -- and not for the reasons Alex might have hoped.
James Patterson - Marshall Karp - Ölj meg, ha tudsz
Matthew Bannon, a New Yorkban élő szegény egyetemista a központi pályaudvar elleni zűrzavaros támadás során egy orvosi táskára bukkan, amely tele van gyémántokkal. Ettől kezdve arról ábrándozik, hogy gondtalanul éli az életét gyönyörű barátnőjével. Ám gyorsan rá kell ébrednie, hogy a valóság sokkal kiábrándítóbb, és sokkal veszélyesebb. Ugyanis vadászni kezdenek rá.
James Patterson - Marshall Karp - NYPD Red 2
A vigilante killer is playing judge, jury and executioner in New York City. When the tortured body of a woman is found on a carousel in Central Park, the elite team at NYPD Red are put on the case. Someone has been hunting down suspects who have escaped conviction for brutal crimes, and this is victim number four. The body has been scrubbed clean, just like the rest, destroying any shred of evidence. Detectives Zach Jordan and Kylie MacDonald are the best of the best, but whoever is committing these murders clearly knows how to avoid detection. As public and political pressure mounts, Zach and Kylie find themselves in a deadly game with an opponent who already knows every move they make....
James Patterson - Armageddon
Daniel X has never lost a battle against the disgusting, dangerous extraterrestrials on his List of Alien Outlaws. But he must now face a foe whose origins appear nearer to the depths of Hell than to the outer reaches of the galaxy! Number 2 is an unstoppable criminal who s slowly been amassing an underground army of alien henchmen to enslave Earth s population - all in preparation for the arrival of Number 1, the most powerful alien in the universe, and Daniel s arch-nemesis. To Daniel s horror, thousands of humans defect to Number 2 s side without a fight. But for the first time in his life, Daniel doesn t have to take a stand on his own. He s connected with powerful military and intelligence groups that are prepared to follow his lead in the ultimate showdown against the evil that has plagued planet Earth for so long. Readers beware - and be prepared for a truly epic battle that evokes the ancient prophesies of the end of the world!
James Patterson - Kill Alex Cross
Kill Alex Cross is faster, more exciting, and more tightly wound than any Alex Cross thriller James Patterson has ever written! The President's son and daughter are abducted, and Detective Alex Cross is one of the first on the scene. But someone very high up is using the FBI, Secret Service, and CIA to keep him off the case and in the dark. A deadly contagion in the water supply cripples half of the capital, and Cross discovers that someone may be about to unleash the most devastating attack the United States has ever experienced. As his window for solving both crimes narrows, Alex makes a desperate decision that goes against everything he believes – one that may alter the fate of the entire country.
James Patterson - Andrew Gross - 2nd chance
2nd Chance reconvenes the Women's Murder Club, four friends (adetective, a reporter, an assistant district attorney, and a medical examiner)who used their networking skills, feminine intuition, and professional wiles tosolve a baffling series of murders in 1st to Die. This time, themurders of two African Americans, a little girl and an old woman, bear all thesigns of a serial killer for Lindsay Boxer, newly promoted to lieutenant of SanFrancisco's homicide squad. But there's an odd detail she finds even moredisturbing: both victims were related to city cops. A symbol glimpsed at bothmurder scenes leads to a racist hate group, but the taunting killer strikesagain and again, leaving deliberate clues and eluding the police ever morecleverly. In the meantime, each of the women has a personal stake at risk--andthe killer knows who they are. 2nd Chance speeds along at a Formula One pace through many tight curves,but unlike recent entries in theAlex Cross series, itdoesn't sacrifice good characters to a twisted plot. Lindsay's the star, butthere's a fine esprit de corps among the four women, who are even betterdeveloped here than in the first book. What makes them both convincing andinteresting as a criminal-justice juggernaut is their willingness to stick theirnecks out, even if they suffer for it. If you haven't picked up a JamesPatterson novel in a while, this is a great time to start anew.
James Patterson - Maxine Paetro - Swimsuit
THE BEACH... A breathtakingly beautiful supermodel disappears from a swimsuit photo shoot at the most glamorous hotel in Hawaii. Only hours after she goes missing, Kim McDaniels's parents receive a terrifying phone call. Fearing the worst, they board the first flight to Maui and begin the hunt for their daughter. ...WILL NEVER BE... Ex-cop Ben Hawkins, now a reporter for the L.A. Times, gets the McDaniels assignment. The ineptitude of the local police force defies belief--Ben has to start his own investigation for Kim McDaniels to have a prayer. And for Ben to have the story of his life. ...THE SAME FOR YOU AGAIN. All the while, the killer sets the stage for his next production. His audience expects the best--and they won't be disappointed. Swimsuit is a heart-pounding story of fear and desire, transporting you to a place where beauty and murder collide and unspeakable horrors are hidden within paradise.
James Patterson - Mark Sullivan - Private Berlin
_Private Berlin_ has the extraordinary pace and international sophistication that has powered _The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo_ and Patterson's #1 bestseller _The Postcard Killers_. IN EUROPE'S MOST DANGEROUS CITY Chris Schneider is a superstar agent at Private Berlin, Germany headquarters for the world's most powerful investigation firm. He keeps his methods secret as he tackles Private's most high-profile cases-and when Chris suddenly disappears, he becomes Private Berlin's most dangerous investigation yet. AN INVESTIGATOR IS SEARCHING Mattie Engel is another top agent at Private Berlin, gorgeous and ruthlessly determined-and she's also Chris's ex. Mattie throws herself headfirst into finding Chris, following leads to the three people Chris was investigating when he vanished: a billionaire suspected of cheating on his wife, a soccer star accused of throwing games, and a nightclub owner with ties to the Russian mob. Any one of them would surely want Chris gone-and one of them is evil enough to want him dead. AND SHE'S AFTER MORE THAN THE TRUTH Mattie's chase takes her into Berlin's most guarded, hidden, and treacherous places, revealing secrets from Chris's past that she'd never dreamed of in the time they were lovers. On the brink of a terrifying discovery, Mattie holds on to her belief in Chris-in the face of a horror that could force all of Europe to the edge of destruction and chaos. James Patterson has taken the European thriller to a masterful new level with _Private Berlin_, an adrenaline-charged, spectacularly violent and sexy novel with unforgettable characters of dark and complex depths. _Private Berlin_ proves why Patterson is truly the world's #1 bestselling author.
James Patterson - The Final Warning
In this breathtaking new story from the astonishing imagination of James Patterson, a girl has to save herself from an army assembled just to capture her-and maybe save the planet while she's at it. Maximum Ride is a perfectly normal teenager who just happens to be able to fly, the result of an out-of-control government experiment. Max and the other members of the Flock-six kids who share her remarkable ability-have been asked to aid a group of environmental scientists studying the causes of global warming. The expedition seems like a perfect combination of adventure, activism--and escaping government forces who watch the Flock like a hawk. But even in Antarctica, trapped in the harshest weather on our planet, Maximum Ride is an irresistible target in constant danger. For whoever controls her powers could also control the world. Maximum Ride is James Patterson's greatest character, a heroine who manages to be human and fearless at once.
NaRae Lee - James Patterson - Maximum Ride - The Manga 1.
Fourteen-year-old Maximum Ride, better known as Max, knows what it’s like to soar above the world. She and all the members of the “flock”—Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman and Angel—are just like ordinary kids—only they have wings and can fly. It may seem like a dream come true to some, but their lives can morph into a living nightmare at any time... like when Angel, the youngest member of the flock, is kidnapped and taken back to the “School” where she and the others were experimented on by a crew of wack jobs. Her friends brave a journey to blazing hot Death Valley, CA, to save Angel, but soon enough, they find themselves in yet another nightmare—this one involving fighting off the half-human, half-wolf “Erasers” in New York City. Whether in the treetops of Central Park or in the bowels of the Manhattan subway system, Max and her adopted family take the ride of their lives. Along the way Max discovers from her old friend and father-figure Jeb—now her betrayed and greatest enemy—that her purpose is save the world—but can she?
James Patterson - Liza Marklund - The Postcard Killers
NYPD detective Jack Kanon is on a tour of Europe’s most gorgeous cities. But the sights aren’t what draw him–he sees each museum, each cathedral, and each restaurant through a killer’s eyes. Kanon’s daughter, Kimmy, and her boyfriend were murdered while on vacation in Rome. Since then, young couples in Paris, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, and Stockholm have become victims of the same sadistic killers. Now Kanon teams up with the Swedish reporter, Gabby Larsen. Every killing is preceded by a postcard to the local newspaper–and Kanon and Larsen think they know where the next victims will be. With relentless logic and unstoppable action, The Postcard Killers may be James Patterson’s most vivid and compelling thriller yet.
James Patterson - Andrew Gross - Judge & Jury
IT'S THE TRIAL OF THE DECADE Andie DeGrasse, an aspiring actress and single mom, is not your typical juror. Hoping to get dismissed from the pool, she tells the judge that most of her legal knowledge comes from a bit part curling around a stripper's pole in The Sopranos. But she still ends up as juror No. 11 in a landmark trial against a notorious mob boss. THE JUDGE IS TERRIFIED OF THE DEFENDANT The case quickly becomes the new Trial of the Century. Mafia don Dominic Cavello, known as the Electrician, is linked to hundreds of gruesome, unspeakable crimes. Senior FBI agent Nick Pellisante has been tracking him for years. He knows Cavello's power reaches far beyond the courtroom, but the FBI's evidence against the ruthless killer is iron-clad. Conviction is a sure thing. SO IS THE JURY. As the jury is about to reach a verdict, the Electrician makes one devastating move that no one could have predicted. The entire nation is reeling, and Andie's world is shattered. For her, the hunt for the Electrician becomes personal, and she and Pellisante come together in an unbreakable bond: they will exact justice-at any cost. THE VERDICT: RUN FOR YOUR LIFE.
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