Alex Cross must pull together the most powerful law enforcement agencies to save millions of people from the most vicious predator he has ever faced--the Big Bad Wolf. In his tenth Alex Cross novel, Patterson presents a bonus special section on the beloved FBI agent.
Alex Cross is back in his tenth and most explosive adventure yet.
In broad desert daylight, a mysterious platoon of soldiers evacuates
the entire population of Sunrise Valley, Nevada. Minutes later, a huge
bomb detonates a hundred feet above the ground and lays waste to homes,
cars, and playgrounds: a town annihilated in an instant.
And so is the Wolf
Alex Cross is on vacation in San Francisco with his girlfriend, Jamilla
Hughes, when he gets the call. The Russian supercriminal known as the
Wolf claims responsibility for the blast. The Wolf is the deadliest
nemesis Cross has ever faced, and the fact that he is still at large is
agonizing for him and his new bosses at the FBI.
And so is the Weasel
Major cities around the globe, including London, Paris, and New York,
are threatened with total destruction. The Wolf has proven he can do it
- the only question is who can stop him in time. Surveillance film of
the blast reveals the presence of another of Alex Cross's most
dangerous enemies, the ruthless assassin known as the Weasel. The
thought of these two dark geniuses joining forces makes Alex's blood
Now are you scared?
World leaders have just four days to prevent an unimaginable
cataclysm. In a matter of hours, Cross is catapulted into an
international chase of astonishing danger. Joining forces with Scotland
Yard and Interpol, Alex fights his way through a torrent of false
leads, impersonators, and foreign agents before he gets close to the
heart of the crimes. Racing down the hairpin turns of the Riviera in
the most unforgettable finale James Patterson has ever written, Alex
Cross confronts the truth of the Wolf's identity - a revelation that
even Cross himself may be unable to survive.
About The Author
JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling
writers of all time. He is the author of some of the most popular
series of the past decade - the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club and
Detective Michael Bennett novels - and he has written many other
number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers.
He lives in Florida with his wife and son. 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 specifically for young readers.
James has formed a partnership with the National Literacy Trust, an
independent, UK-based charity that changes lives through literacy.
'If there really were human superheroes, Alex Cross would be at the head of the class...and, with each instalment in the series, Patterson makes sure his superhero gets bigger and better while at the same time becomming more vulnerable.' - New York Times
'Patterson knows where our deepest fears are buried... There's no stopping his imagination.' - New York Times Book Review