Just when Alex Cross's life is calming down, he is drawn back into the game to confront a criminal mastermind like no other. The elaborate murders that have stunned Washington, DC, are the wildest that Alex Cross and his new girlfriend, Detective Brianna Stone, have ever seen. This maniac adores... show more
Just when Alex Cross's life is calming down, he is drawn back into the game to confront a criminal mastermind like no other. The elaborate murders that have stunned Washington, DC, are the wildest that Alex Cross and his new girlfriend, Detective Brianna Stone, have ever seen. This maniac adores an audience, and stages his killings as spectacles in public settings. Alex is pursuing a genius of terror who has the whole city on edge as it waits for his next move. And the killer loves the attention, no doubt-he even sets up his own Web site and live video feed to trumpet his madness.And in Colorado, another criminal mastermind is planning a triumphant return. From his supermaximum-security prison cell, Kyle Craig has plotted for years to have one chance at an impossible escape. If he has to join forces with DC's Audience Killer to get back at the man who put him in that cell--Alex Cross--all the better.From the author Time magazine has called "the man who can't miss,"Double Cross has the pulse-racing momentum and electrifying thrills that have made James Patterson a #1 bestselling storyteller all over the world.
Publish date: November 13th 2007
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Pages no: 389
Edition language: English
Series: Alex Cross (#13)
When I got Double Cross I didn't realize it was so far in the series. While I had the feeling it still could be read without the prior knowledge, I still felt like it would have made for a better read if I did. The main character is presented as being very great in basically everything he does. He s...
When I read Cross, the book before this one, it was the first book where I actually liked Alex as a character. I liked the fact that he had left the police and the FBI and the fact that he was actually spending time with this family he had spent ten books telling us he loved whilst abandoning them t...
So many people I know LOVE Patterson. It was a quick read, just ok though. Interesting idea, not so interesting writing style.Since I'm not familiar with the author, I thought it was hysterical how he kept mentioning how much he loved his car (same as the kind I have )
Handlung: Wieder findet sich Alex Cross inmitten von kranken Superhirnen, die um ihr Leben gerne andere Menschen meucheln, nur um an Cross heran zu kommen, wieder. Dieses Mal hat er es nicht nur mit einem kranken ‚Geist’ zu tun, sondern gleich mit Zweien, die beide nicht Medienwirksamer an ihren Mor...