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.
About the Author
James Patterson combines his position as one of the fastest-rising stars of modern thriller writing with a career as the chairman of the J. Walter Thompson advertising agency in New York. He first reached the top of bestseller lists around the world with Along Came a Spider , which introduced his popular detective hero Alex Cross, who also appears in Kiss the Girls, Jack and Jill , Cat and Mouse and, Pop Goes the Weasel.
Number Of Pages: 491
Published: 15th October 2009
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 13.0 x 3.3
Weight (kg): 0.35
Edition Number: 1