James Patterson könyvei a rukkolán

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Torn ​Apart
Cory ​Friedman was an ordinary fun-loving little boy. That fateful March morning in 1989 started just like any other but later that day, he started to feel very different and the course of his life was set to change. It started with an irresistible urge to shake his head, and before long, his body became a volatile, explosive and unpredictable force. Overtaken by physical urges, tics and compulsions, the bright young boy started to feel and look like a puppet on a string. Cory had developed a rare combination of Tourette Syndrome, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Anxiety Disorder and other neurological conditions. The life he knew had been torn apart and his family was left watching him suffer. Desperate to help and hopeful of a cure, they embarked on a fifteen year plight which took them beyond breaking point. Cory was seen by thirteen doctors who in total prescribed sixty potent medicines. He was mistakenly sent to a psychiatric ward and. On the brink of utter despair, he and his family decided to try a form of intervention that had never been tried in cases such as Cory's: he was sent to a wilderness survival camp in a bitter, unforgiving snowy Utah winter. This felt like their final chance. Throughout his young life, Cory struggled to have the same childhood and adolescence as his friends. From time to time an overwhelming anger and frustration overcame him when one doctor after another and an unprecedented number of medicines continually failed him. Still, throughout it all, Cory battled against the extraordinary events that were unfolding, and would take him on one of the most terrifying personaljourneys ever recorded. Torn Apart is a true story of one family's courage, heartbreak, sacrifice and ultimately, triumph.

James Patterson - Peter de Jonge - The ​Beach House
Jack ​Mullen is a driven student of the law. His brother Peter is a servant of the rich, parking the cars of the Hamptons' elite - and perhaps satisfying their more intimate needs as well. Then Peter's body is found on the beach. Jack knows the drowning was no accident, but someone's unlimited power and money have bought the cops, the judges, the system. Now Jack is learning a lesson in justice he never got in law school...and his astonishing plan to beat the billionaires will have you reeling - and cheering - to the very last page.

James Patterson - 10th ​Anniversary
Detective ​Lindsay Boxer finally gets married. But a missing newborn and a series of violent attacks push the Women's Murder Club back to full throttle before the wedding gifts are even unwrapped. Product Description Detective Lindsay Boxer's long-awaited wedding celebration becomes a distant memory when she is called to investigate a horrendous crime: a badly injured teenage girl is left for dead, and her newborn baby is nowhere to be found. Lindsay discovers that not only is there no trace of the criminals - but that the victim may be keeping secrets. At the same time, Assistant District Attorney Yuki Castellano is prosecuting the biggest case of her life - a woman who has been accused of murdering her husband in front of her two young children. Yuki's career rests on a guilty verdict, so when Lindsay finds evidence that could save the defendant, she is forced to choose. Should she trust her best friend or follow her instinct? Lindsay's every move is watched by her new boss, Lieutenant Jackson Brady, and when the pressure to find the baby starts interfering with her new marriage to Joe, she wonders if she'll ever be able to start a family of her own.

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 - 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 - 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 - Hide ​and Seek
Maggie ​Bradford, the woman whose songs captivated the world's heart. Not only because of the victim, Will Shepard, the world's most glamorous athlete. But also because everyone said Maggie had murdered not just one husband, but two. And because in Maggie's world - the world she feared and despised but could not escape, the world of the powerful, the rich, and the ruthless - both death and life could never be what they seemed.

James Patterson - Tagebuch ​für Nikolas
Katie ​Wilkinson scheint von Matt, dem Mann, den sie liebt, den sie heiraten wollte, belogen worden zu sein. Wie könnte es sonst sein, dass er von einem Tag auf den andern verschwindet, sie verlässt und keinerlei Erklärung abgibt. Das Tagebuch, das wenige Tage nach seinem Verschwinden bei Katie abgegeben wird, eröffnet eine andere Gesichte. Es ist die Geschichte von Matts Frau Suzanne. Sie hat dieses Tagebuch ihrem kleinen Sohn Nikolas gewidmet. Voller Freude erzählt sie darin von dem Glück, Mutter zu sein, von ihrer nahezu idealen Liebesbeziehung mit Matt. Während Katie die Aufzeichnung liest, schwirren in ihrem Kopf Fragen - Wo ist Suzanne? Hat Matt diese perfekte Ehe mit ihr leichtfertig zerstört? Sie kann diese Frau, die ihr scheinbar alles genommen hat, nicht hassen! Suzannes Parabel von den fünf Bällen, mit denen man jonglieren muss, bekommt mehr und mehr auch für Katies Leben Bedeutung. Von den fünf Bällen ist einzig und allein der der Arbeit aus Gummi; alle anderen (Familie, Gesundheit, Freude und Rechtschaffenheit) sind aus Glas. Sie wollen deshalb mit größter Sorgfalt behandelt werden.

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 - The ​Angel Experiment
Max, ​Fang, Iggy, Nudge, the Gasman, and Angel. Six kids who are pretty normal in most ways—except that they're 98 percent human, 2 percent bird. They grew up in a lab, living like rats in cages, but now they're free. Aside, of course, from the fact that they're prime prey for Erasers - wicked wolflike creatures with a taste for flying humans.

James Patterson - Witch ​& Wizard
The ​world is changing: the government has seized control of every aspect of society, and now, kids are disappearing. For 15-year-old Wisty and her older brother Whit, life turns upside down when they are torn from their parents one night and slammed into a secret prison for no reason they can comprehend. The New Order, as it is known, is clearly trying to suppress Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Being a Normal Teenager. But while trapped in this totalitarian nightmare, Wisty and Whit discover they have incredible powers they'd never dreamed of. Can this newly minted witch and wizard master their skills in time to save themselves, their parents--and maybe the world?

James Patterson - A ​gyűjtő
Két ​őrült gyilkos tombol szabadon. "Casanova" fiatal, gyönyörű nőket rabol sorozatosan az Egyesült Államok délkeleti részének egyetemeiről és háremet hoz létre belőlük, hogy kiélje beteges fantáziáját. Csak az szabadulhat, akit eltaszít magától; a kitaszítottá válás pedig egyenlő a halállal. "Úriember" Los Angelest tartja rémületben. Neki is gyönyörű nők az áldozatai, de miután erőszakkal megszerezte őket, nem kellenek neki többé, csupán hátborzongató "emléket" őriz meg tőlük, megcsonkított holttesteket hagyva maga után. A két szörnyeteg kapcsolatot tart egymással. Mintha még versenyeznének is. Aztán egyikük súlyos hibát követ el. Naomi, a pszichológusból lett washingtoni nyomozó, Alex Cross kedvenc unokahúga nyomtalanul eltűnik az észak-carolinai Duke egyetemről. Cross belefáradt már a gyilkosságokba, az őrült bűnözők hajszolásába. Ezúttal azonban nincs más választása, mennie kell. Az ügy túlságosan is személyes jellegű, a veszteség elviselhetetlen. És beindul a lélekölő hajsza... Az 1994. év egyik legemlékezetesebb bestsellere az - És jött a pók - írója ezúttal is feledhetetlent alkotott.

James Patterson - Howard Roughan - Nászút
Hogyan ​érzi magát az ember, ha minden férfi kívánja, és minden nő irigyli? Csodálatosan. Nora Sinclair ilyen életről álmodott, ezért dolgozott nagyon keményen, s ezt az életformát most már semmi pénzért nem adja fel. Vajon miért ered John O'Hara FBI ügynök Nora Sinclair nyomába? Azért mert különös dolgok történnek a nő közelében forgolódó emberekkel, mindenekelőtt a férfiakkal... Jame Patterson legújabb könyve Hitchcock borzongató műveinek ellenállhatatlan varázsával hat, s képes a krimi műfajának határait fokról fokra tágítani. 2004-ben, az "Év krimije" díjjal jutalmazták.

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 - Maxine Paetro - The ​9th Judgement
Detective ​Lindsay Boxer chases a Jewel thief, a murderous movie star, and a killer with a vendetta against women and children. A young mother and her infant child are ruthlessly gunned down in the garage of a shopping mall. There are no witnesses, and detective Lindsay Boxer is left with only one shred of evidence: a cryptic message scrawled across the windshield in blood-red lipstick. The same night, the wife of A-list actor Marcus Dowling is woken by a cat burglar who is about to steal millions of dollars worth of precious jewels. In just seconds there is a nearly empty safe, a lifeless body, and another mystery that throws San Francisco into hysteria. Lindsay spends every waking hour working with her partner, Rich, and her desire for him threatens to tear apart both her engagement and the Women's Murder Club. Before Lindsay and her friends can piece together either case, one of the killers forces Lindsay to put her own life on the line - but is it enough to save the city? With unparalleled danger and explosive action, The 9th Judgment is James Patterson at his compelling, unstoppable best!

James Patterson - Pop ​Goes the Weasel
In ​POP GOES THE WEASEL, James Patterson has created a formidable villain every reader will see in the shadows when the lights are out, a tender love story, a plot powered by relentless suspense and psychological thrills kicked up to an all-time high 'It's all just a game, darling. I play with three other men. Their names are FAMINE, WAR and CONQUEROR. My name is DEATH. You're a very lucky girl - I'm the best player of all.' Geoffrey Shafter: a man who never loses, he is prepared to play the game of games for the highest stakes of all. Alex Cross: senior Washington, DC, homicide detective, he is determined, whatever the consequences, to unmask the man he has nicknamed the weasel, the prime suspect for a spate of killings that Cross has been forbidden to investigate.

James Patterson - Londoni ​hidak
Alex ​Crossnak rossz napjai vannak. Hiába szeretné, nem tud elég időt tölteni legkisebb gyerekével, aki az Államok túlsó végében él az édesanyjával, és szerelmével sem, aki szintén messze lakik. A Menyétnek jobb napjai vannak. Noha kellemetlen körülmények között ismerkedett meg a Farkassal - azt hitte, túl sem éli -, most annyi fiatal nőt gyilkolhat és csonkíthat meg, amennyit csak akar. És Alex Cross csak a hűlt helyét találja mindig. Alex Cross néger rendőrnyomozó és pszichiáter az FBI alkalmazásában. A Menyét meg a Farkas két világuralomra törő terrorista, akiket utol kellene érnie. De azt sem tudja, ki segít neki és ki az ellenfeleinek. Amikor egy háromszáz lakosú amerikai lakókocsi-várost kiürít a Honi Gárda, majd felrobbantja, megkezdődik a macska-egér harc. Mert természetesen a Honi Gárdának és a hadseregnek semmi köze nem volt az ügyhöz, a Farkasnak annál több. És ez csak a kezdet: London, New York, Washington, Frankfurt lesz a következő állomás. De az is lehet, hogy Párizs. Alex Cross már megvívott a Menyéttel, és döntetlen lett az eredmény. Most életre-halálra megy a játék, és a Farkast, az orosz maffiózót is utol kell érni. Versenyfutás az idővel a világ körül...

James Patterson - Iskolaszünet ​örökre!
Mentsetek ​ki ebből a rémálomból, mielőtt késő lenne! Agyar, Iggy, Böki, Gázos, Angyal és Maximum Ride: hat elképesztő kölyök, szabadok, mint a madarak, és úgy is repkednek… amíg Maxre és csapatára rá nem talál egy FBI-ügynök, és nem kényszeríti őket, hogy nézzenek szembe a legrosszabb rémálmukkal. Talán már ki is találtad: az Iskolával. Azzal a szörnyű hellyel, ahol mindent megtanítottak nekik, csak azt nem, hogyan maradjanak életben, amikor folyamatosan gyilkosok elől kell menekülniük…

James Patterson - Maxine Paetro - Unlucky ​13
Two ​dead bodies are found inside a wrecked car on the Golden Gate Bridge, and the scene is more gruesome than anything Detective Lindsay Boxer has seen before. There is more to these deaths than a simple traffic accident. While Lindsay pieces this case together, she gets an unexpected call. Sightings of her ex-colleague Mackie Morales have been reported. Wanted for three murders, Mackie has been in hiding. But now she's ready to return to San Francisco and pay a visit to some old friends...

James Patterson - Rendez-vous ​chez Tiffany
A ​huit ans, Jane est une petite fille comme tant d'autres. Ses parents ont divorcé et elle vit avec sa mère, une productrice de Broadway qui n'a guère de temps à lui consacrer. Pourtant, Jane n'est jamais triste ni solitaire : elle a un ami, Michael, qu'elle est la seule à voir et à entendre... Hélas, les amis imaginaires ne sont pas éternels. Un jour, il leur faut partir. C'est ce qu'explique Michael à Jane au soir de son neuvième anniversaire, ajoutant qu'elle ne sera pas triste puisqu'elle ne se souviendra pas de lui. Les années ont passé. Jane est devenue une trentenaire séduisante et une scénariste à succès. Côté coeur, sa vie est cependant un échec. Michael ? Elle ne l'a jamais oublié. C'est alors qu'elle le croise dans les rues de New York, tel qu'il est resté en son souvenir...

James Patterson - Chris Tebbetts - Get ​Me Out of Here!
James ​Patterson's winning follow-up to the #1 New York Times bestseller Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life--which the LA Times called "a perfectly pitched novel"--is another riotous and heartwarming story about living large. After sixth grade, the very worst year of his life, Rafe Khatchadorian thinks he has it made in seventh grade. He's been accepted to art school in the big city and imagines a math-and-history-free fun zone.Wrong! It's more competitive than Rafe ever expected, and to score big in class, he needs to find a way to turn his boring life into the inspiration for a work of art. His method? Operation: Get a Life! Anything he's never done before, he's going to do it, from learning to play poker to going to a modern art museum. But when his newest mission uncovers secrets about the family Rafe's never known, he has to decide if he's ready to have his world turned upside down. (Includes over 100 illustrations.)

James Patterson - Howard Roughan - Second ​Honeymoon
A ​walk down the aisle, a resort hotel, a drink on the beach...for these unlucky couples, the honeymoon's 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. As wedding hysteria rises to a frightening new level, John and Sarah work ever more closely together in a frantic attempt to decipher the logic behind two rampages. SECOND HONEYMOON is James Patterson's most mesmerizing, most exciting, and most surprising thriller ever.

James Patterson - Four ​Blind Mice
The ​eighth novel in the Alex Cross series Alex Cross is preparing to resign from the Washington Police Force. He's enjoying the feeling; not least because the Mastermind is now in prison. And Alex has met a woman, Jamilla Hughes, and he is talking about the future. Then John Sampson shows up at the house, desperate for Alex's help. Three young military wives have been brutally killed during a 'girls' night out' and Sampson's friend, a master sergeant at the army base, stands accused. Uncovering evidence of a series of suspicious murder convictions, Alex and Sampson are determined to infiltrate the closed world of the military. But what is the army trying to hide? And do the mysterious symbols daubed on the house of the accused mean that there are more sinister forces at work?

Bill Clinton - James Patterson - Az ​elnök eltűnt
Mi ​történne, ha egy napon arra ébredne a világ, hogy eltűnt az amerikai elnök? Egyszerűen nyoma veszett a Fehér Házban, a világ legjobban őrzött épületében. És mi történne, ha ezt a képtelen történetet a világ legsikeresebb élő krimiszerzője írná meg és társszerzőként a volt amerikai elnököt, Bill Clintont jegyezhetnénk? Nos, alighanem az történne, ami a valóságban is történik: a rajongók izgatottan számolják a napokat a könyv júniusi megjelenéséig. 2018 egyik legjobban várt újdonsága az amerikai könyvpremierrel egyidőben érkezik meg a magyar boltokba is!

James Patterson - Michael White - Private ​Down Under
P.I. ​Craig Gisto, head of the latest branch of Private, is enjoying the glamorous launch party with his new team when their celebrations are interrupted by the bloodied arrival of a boy with his eyes gouged out. The boy is the kidnapped son of one of Australia’s richest men – but investigating his death isn’t their only pressing case. The rock star Micky Stevens is convinced someone’s trying to kill him, and believes Private are the only ones who can help. As if that wasn’t enough, someone is murdering the wealthy wives of the Eastern Suburbs, in the most brutal way imaginable. And if they don’t catch the killer soon, the next victim could be someone close to Private…

James Patterson - Cross ​Country
When ​Detective Alex Cross is called to investigate a massacre-style murder scene, he is shocked to find that one of the victims is an old friend. Angry, grieving, and more determined than ever, Cross begins the hunt for the perpetrators of this vicious crime. He is drawn into a dangerous underworld right in the heart of Washington DC that leads him on a life-threatening journey to the Niger Delta, where heroin dealing, slave trading and corruption are rife. At the centre of this terrifying world, Cross finds the Tiger - the psychopathic leader of a fearsome gang of killers who are not what they seem. As Cross tracks the elusive Tiger through Africa, he must battle against conspiracy and untold violence. Alex Cross is in a heart-stopping chase that takes him across a vast and uncompromising landscape and finds him not only hunting for a horrific killer, but also fighting for his own survival.

James Patterson - Mary, ​Mary
This ​is the eleventh book in the Alex Cross series Somebody is intent on murdering Hollywood's A-list. A well-known actress has been shot outside her Beverly Hills home. Shortly afterwards, the Los Angeles Times receives an email describing the murder in vivid detail. It is signed Mary Smith. More killings and emails follow - the victims are all major Hollywood players. Is it the work of an obsessed fan or a spurned actor, or is it part of something far more terrifying? As the case grows to blockbuster proportions, Washington, DC, FBI agent Alex Cross and the LAPD scramble to find a pattern before Mary can send another chilling update. Filled with the ruthless and shocking twists that make his fans hunger for more, MARY, MARY is James Patterson's most sophisticated thriller yet.

James Patterson - Michael Ledwidge - Worst ​Case
One ​by one, children of New York's wealthiest are taken hostage. But the criminal doesn't crave money or power--he only wants to ask the elite if they know the price others pay for their luxurious lifestyles. And, if they don't, he corrects their ignorance--by killing them. To Detective Michael Bennett, it becomes clear that these murders are linked and must be part of a greater, more public demonstration. With the city thrown into chaos, he is forced to team up with FBI agent Emily Parker, and the two set out to capture the killer before he begins his most public lesson yet--a deadly message for the entire city to witness. From the bestselling author who brought you the Alex Cross novels comes James Patterson's most action-packed series yet. With the heart-pounding suspense that only Patterson delivers, WORST CASE will leave you gasping for breath until the very end.