James Patterson Along Came A Spider
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The book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket (if applicable) included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, and no underlining/highlighting of text or writing in the margins. May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. Very minimal wear and tear.
The spectacular international bestseller that introduced Washington-based homicide detective Alex Cross and launched James Patterson's career as one of the fastest-selling thriller writers in the world -- w reissued in striking new cover style. He had always wanted to be famous. When he kidnapped two well-kwn rich kids, it was headline news. Then one of them was found -- dead -- and the whole nation was in uproar. For such a high-profile case, they needed the top people -- Alex Cross, a black detective with a PhD in psychology, and Jezzie Flanagan, an ambitious young Secret Service agent -- yet even they were match for the killer. He had the unnerving ability to switch from blood-crazed madness to clear-eyed sanity in an instant. But was he the helpless victim of a multiple-personality disorder -- or a brilliant, cold-blooded manipulator?
Author(s) James Patterson
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Date of Publication 01/01/1995
Subject Crime, Thriller & Adventure
Place of Publication London
Country of Publication United Kingdom
Imprint HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Out-of-print date 24/10/2014
Weight 238 g
Width 111 mm
Height 178 mm
Spine 28 mm
Format Details A-format paperback
Edition Statement New edition
Author Biography 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 his most recent novel, Pop Goes the Weasel.
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