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Cross Fire (Alex Cross Series #17)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

20 out of 24 people found this review helpful.

Alex Cross gets married and Kyle Craig is back!!!

The Mastermind is back, and he's about to destroy everything - and everyone Alex Cross loves.

Wedding Bells Ring: Detective Alex Cross and Bree Stone's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of Wa...
The Mastermind is back, and he's about to destroy everything - and everyone Alex Cross loves.

Wedding Bells Ring: Detective Alex Cross and Bree Stone's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of Washington, DC's most corrupt: a dirty congressman and an underhanded lobbyist. Next, the elusive gunman begins picking off other crooked insiders, sparking a blaze of theories - is the marksman a hero or a vigilante?

A Murderer Returns: The case explodes, and the FBI assigns Agent Max Siegel to the investigation. As Alex and Max battle over jurisdiction, the murders continue. It becomes clear that thee killings are the work of a professional who has detailed knowledge of his victims' movements - information that only a Washington insider could possess.

Caught In A Lethal Cross Fire: As Alex contends with the sniper, Siegel, and the wedding, he receives a call from his deadliest adversary, Kyle Craig. The Mastermind is in DC and will not relent until he had eliminated Cross and his family for good. With a supercharged blend of action, deception, and suspense, Cross Fire is James Patterson's most visceral and exciting Alex Cross novel ever.

My Review:

Another excellent page turning novel that literally has you on the edge of your seat til the very end. I saw this novel as a blend between the movie Face Off with John Travolta and Nicholas Cage and a great episode of Criminal Minds. The character of Kyle Craig, goes to the greatest lengths possible to devise an ending to Alex Cross and his family and leaves you wondering how it will all play out in the end.

I received this book compliments of Hachette Book Groups for my honest review and once more James Patterson does not disappoint. This is book number 17 in the series and I would rate this book a perfect 5 out of 5 stars for another perfect crime and suspense thriller. This book is available in Hardcover, eBook, CD and large print formats.

posted by Heart2Heart on November 14, 2010

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8 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

what!!!

no way i will pay 14.99. thats for sure!

posted by 9361614 on August 12, 2011

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  • Posted August 12, 2011

    what!!!

    no way i will pay 14.99. thats for sure!

    8 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 7, 2010

    ok

    Not the best Patterson book..this one didn't keepme intrigued or nearly as drawn as Blink or a few others..and Ive read all his books

    4 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 4, 2011

    Disappointed

    I was disappointed by this Cross book. I have loved many of them but this one felt to be stretch and was not full of suspense. It was okay but not great. It also seems very familiar can you say DC sniper.

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  • Posted January 4, 2011

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    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 27, 2010

    Not up to par for Patterson.

    I was waiting for the excitement in this book and was thoroughly disappointed. It never arrived! I loved the last two books, but I am upset over this one. Now I am leary about ordering any more of his books. :(

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 6, 2010

    Just say no.

    I agree with other readers. Say no to E-books over 9.99. the costs are minimal. I won't buy the new books that are priced this high. I just wait until they get old enough for the price to go down!!!!!

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