#1 bestselling author James Patterson returns with the pinnacle of all Alex Cross thrillers. 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 challengeraising 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? James Patterson is one of the top-selling writers of all time. Patterson`s most recent #1 bestsellers include The 5th Horseman and Honeymoon. Peter Jay Fernandez is a New York based actor and narrator. Jay O. Sanders has narrated more than fifty audiobooks and has appeared in several films including Half Nelson and The Day after Tomorrow
James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1976, James Patterson's books have sold more than 170 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider. Mr. Patterson also writes the bestselling Women's Murder Club novels, set in San Francisco, and the top-selling New York detective series of all time, featuring Detective Michael Bennett. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.