James Patterson
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James Patterson

James Patterson is the world's bestselling author, best known for his many enduring fictional characters and series, including Alex Cross, the Women's Murder Club, Michael Bennett, Maximum Ride, Middle School, I Funny, and Jacky Ha-Ha. Patterson's writing career is characterized by a single mission: to prove to everyone, from children to adults, that there is no such thing as a person who "doesn't like to read," only people who haven't found the right book. He's given over a million books to schoolkids and over forty million dollars to support education, and endowed over five thousand college scholarships for teachers.  He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family. Learn more at jamespatterson.com.

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    • Unsolved

    • By: James Patterson, David Ellis
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Brittany Pressley
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 327
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 297

    FBI Agent Emmy Dockery is absolutely relentless. She's young and driven, and her unique skill at seeing connections others miss has brought her an impressive string of arrests. But a shocking new case - unfolding across the country - has left her utterly baffled....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very good procedural...

    • By shelley on 06-05-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Invisible

    • By: James Patterson, David Ellis
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy, Kevin Collins
    • Length: 9 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,831
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,357
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,351

    Everyone thinks Emmy Dockery is crazy. Obsessed with finding the link between hundreds of unsolved cases, Emmy has taken leave from her job as an FBI researcher....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Totally WARPED Antagonist! Loved It...

    • By shelley on 09-12-17

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The 18th Abduction

    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,245
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,107
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,099

    Detective Lindsay Boxer's investigation into the disappearance of three women teachers quickly escalates from missing persons to murder in the newest Women's Murder Club thriller....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed

    • By John Alan Turner on 04-29-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The First Lady

    • By: James Patterson, Brendan DuBois
    • Narrated by: Deborah McBride
    • Length: 7 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,575
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,408
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,403

    In James Patterson's new stand-alone thriller, one secret can bring down a government when the president's affair to remember becomes a nightmare he wishes he could forget....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent plot destroyed by terrible narration

    • By Pat on 03-13-19

    Regular price: $29.65

    • The President Is Missing

    • By: Bill Clinton, James Patterson
    • Narrated by: Dennis Quaid, January LaVoy, Peter Ganim, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14,476
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13,263
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13,216

    How could a US president vanish without a trace? And why would he choose to do so? Find out....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Wanted it to be so much better

    • By K. Moeller on 06-18-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Chef

    • By: James Patterson, Max DiLallo
    • Narrated by: Micheal Ziants
    • Length: 9 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,161
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,028
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,025

    Police detective by day, celebrity food truck chef by night, now Caleb Rooney has a new title: most wanted....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Chef

    • By Kindle Customer on 03-02-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Cornwalls Are Gone

    • By: James Patterson, Brendan DuBois - contributor
    • Narrated by: Lauren Fortgang, Edoardo Ballerini
    • Length: 8 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 723
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 662
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 661

    In her career as an Army intelligence officer, Amy Cornwall has seen haunting sights. None compare to the scene at her Virginia home. A phone rings with a terrifying ultimatum: locate and liberate an unnamed captive in 48 hours, or her kidnapped husband and 10-year-old daughter are dead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely Excellent.

    • By travisbjr on 03-28-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Black Book

    • By: James Patterson, David Ellis
    • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,021
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,162
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,138

    Billy Harney was born to be a cop. The son of Chicago's chief of detectives, whose twin sister is also on the force, Billy plays it by the book....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • GREAT STORY!

    • By Artkeep on 07-03-17

    Regular price: $30.79

    • 1st to Die: Women's Murder Club, Book 1

    • Booktrack Edition
    • By: James Patterson
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 301
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 263
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 264

    Imagine four women - a police detective, an assistant DA, a reporter, and a medical examiner - who join forces as they sidestep their bosses to track down criminals. Known as the Women's Murder Club, they are pursuing a murderer whose twisted imagination has stunned an entire city....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Murder club

    • By jomama on 08-02-18

    Regular price: $25.08

    • The 13-Minute Murder

    • A Thriller
    • By: James Patterson
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews, Kevin T. Collins, Becky Ann Baker, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76

    What do a psychiatrist, a mother, and an expert hit man have in common? Their time is running out in these three fast-paced thrillers from the world's number one best-selling writer James Patterson....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Only one out of three stories worth listening to

    • By Laura on 04-19-19

    Regular price: $30.79

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