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Cross - James Patterson
Cross
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Alex Cross was a rising star in the Washington, DC, Police Department when an unknown shooter gunned down his wife, Maria, in front of him. Alex's need for vengeance was placed on hold as he faced another huge challenge-raising his children without their mother.Years later Alex is making a bold... show more
Alex Cross was a rising star in the Washington, DC, Police Department when an unknown shooter gunned down his wife, Maria, in front of him. Alex's need for vengeance was placed on hold as he faced another huge challenge-raising his children without their mother.Years later Alex is making a bold move in his life. He has left the FBI and set up practice as a psychologist once again. His life with Nana Mama, Damon, Jannie, and little Alex finally feels like it's in order. He even has a chance at a new love.Then Cross's former partner, John Sampson, calls in a favor. He is tracking a serial rapist in Georgetown, one whose brutal modus operandi includes threatening his victims with terrifying photos. Cross and Sampson need the testimonies of these women to stop the predator, but the rape victims refuse to reveal anything about their attacker.When the case triggers a connection to Maria's death, Alex may have a chance to catch his wife's murderer after all these years. Is this a chance for justice at long last? Or the culminating scene in his own deadly obsession?
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780316159791 (0316159794)
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Pages no: 296
Edition language: English
Series: Alex Cross (#12)
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Community Reviews
ShaunOK 'Book Addict'
ShaunOK 'Book Addict' rated it
4.0
I have to say that this is the best Alex Cross book I have read so far. I've never been a massive fan of this character, instead preferring the characters from the Women's Murder Club and the character of Michael Bennett. I just found Cross to be too perfect. He is portrayed as a Supercop. And he co...
Marcia
Marcia rated it
4.0 Cross
This one was more of the Alex Cross I know and love.
Rambling Reviews
Rambling Reviews rated it
3.0
Again, I feel like I could skip over half the book and still come out with the same story. At this point it seems like Mr. Patterson has just dragged out Alex's story to make money and that's it. He did a great job getting us hooked on Alex and wanting to know what's next for this character that we'...
Livros e Marcadores
Livros e Marcadores rated it
4.0 Alex Cross
http://livrosemarcadores.blogspot.pt/2012/11/opiniao-alex-cross.htmlA vida de Alex Cross sofre um abalo profundo quando sua mulher é assassinada à sua frente e muda completamente Alex Cross.Apesar de anos mais tarde Alex abandonar a sua carreira e se dedicar à Psicologia, o destino fá-lo regressar à...
Book Thoughts
Book Thoughts rated it
3.0 Cross
Three Alex Cross books in three days. Yikes! This was probably my favorite of the three, but that is not saying a whole heck of a lot. This book tells the story about Cross finding out about who killed his wife all those years ago. This book was different in the sense that for most of it, Alex C...
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