Author(s): James Patterson
The second novel in the bestselling Alex Cross seriesDetective Alex Cross is caught between two murderous masterminds - and so is his family...When his niece Naomi goes missing, Alex Cross follows the trail - and discovers links to a string of recent abductions and murders, with one horrifying complication.There are two killers at work on opposite sides of the country, collaborating and competing to commit the worst crimes the country has ever seen.With his family at risk, Cross knows that his investigation is putting him directly in the line of fire...Adapted as a major Hollywood movie, starring Morgan Freeman
JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. His books have sold in excess of 325 million copies worldwide. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past two decades - the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club, Detective Michael Bennett and Private novels - and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers. James is passionate about encouraging children to read. Inspired by his own son who was a reluctant reader, he also writes a range of books for young readers including the Middle School, I Funny, Treasure Hunters, House of Robots, Confessions, and Maximum Ride series. James has donated millions in grants to independent bookshops and has been the most borrowed author in UK libraries for the past nine years in a row. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.