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By James Patterson
Additionally released AS ALEX CROSS
Alex pass used to be a emerging superstar within the Washington, DC, Police division whilst an unknown shooter gunned down his spouse, Maria, in entrance of him. The killer used to be by no means stumbled on, and the case grew to become chilly, filed one of the unsolved drive-bys in D.C.'s tough neighborhoods.
Years later, nonetheless haunted via his wife's dying, pass is creating a daring circulation in his lifestyles. Now a unfastened agent from the police and the FBI, he is manage perform as a psychologist once more. His lifestyles with Nana Mama, Damon, Jannie, and little Alex is ultimately getting into order. He even has an opportunity at a brand new love.
Then Cross's former companion, John Sampson, calls in a want. he's monitoring a serial rapist in Georgetown, one whose brutal modus operandi remembers a case Sampson and pass labored jointly years previous. whilst the case finds a connection to Maria's dying, move latches on for the main pressing and terrifying trip of his lifestyles.
From the fellow united states this present day has known as the "master of the genre," move is the high-velocity mystery James Patterson and Alex Cross's fanatics have waited years to learn - and the top of the bestselling detective sequence of the earlier twenty years.
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