Score: 4.5
From 991 Ratings

1st to Die


  • Author: James Patterson
  • Release Date : 2001-03-05
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 2383636 Bytes


Four crime-solving friends face off against a killer in San Francisco in the Women's Murder Club novel that started James Patterson's thrilling series.Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco Police Department, Claire Washburn is a medical examiner, Jill Bernhardt is an assistant D.A., and Cindy Thomas just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. But the usual procedures aren't bringing them any closer to stopping the killings. So these women form a Women's Murder Club to collaborate outside the box and pursue the case by sidestepping their bosses and giving each other a hand. The four women develop intense bonds as they pursue a killer whose crimes have stunned an entire ...

Score: 3.5
From 692 Ratings

No Place to Die (Murder in the Keys—Book #1)


  • Author: Jaden Skye
  • Release Date : 2017-04-06
  • Genre: Police Procedural
  • File Size: 3188125 Bytes


“In NO PLACE TO DIE, Jaden Skye creates a set of characters that are very well developed, and makes you cheer for our heroine on every page. The environment and the overall description of scenes are superb, making you feel the suspense in the air the whole time. Jaden Skye is a natural story teller and the plot is intelligent and intense, developing at a nice pace. The book was well edited and is an easy read...I can hardly wait to put my hands on the second volume of this series….I recommend this book to the permanent library of all readers that enjoy a well written suspense/romance.” --Books and Movie Reviews (Roberto Mattos) NO PLACE TO DIE is book #1 in a new romantic suspense series by #1 bestselling author Jaden Skye! Olivia and Todd, mad...

1st to Die
Score: 3.5
From 3,572 Ratings

1st to Die


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2001-03-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0759524548


1st to Die Book Description :

Four crime-solving friends face off against a killer in San Francisco in the Women's Murder Club novel that started James Patterson's thrilling series. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco Police Department, Claire Washburn is a medical examiner, Jill Bernhardt is an assistant D.A., and Cindy Thomas just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. But the usual procedures aren't bringing them any closer to stopping the killings. So these women form a Women's Murder Club to collaborate outside the box and pursue the case by sidestepping their bosses and giving each other a hand. The four women develop intense bonds as they pursue a killer whose crimes have stunned an entire...

1st to Die
Score: 3.5
From 3,567 Ratings

1st to Die


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2011-06-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780755387052


1st to Die Book Description :

As the only woman homicide inspector in San Francisco, Lindsay Boxer has to be tough. But nothing she has seen prepares her for the horror of the honeymoon murders, when a brutal maniac begins viciously slaughtering newly wed couples on their wedding nights. Lindsay is sickened by the deaths, but her determination to bring the murderer to justice is threatened by her own personal tragedy. So she turns to Claire, a leading coroner, Cindy, a journalist and Jill, a top attorney, for help with both her crises, and the Women's Murder Club is born....

1st to Die
Score: 3.5
From 3,565 Ratings

1st to Die


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2001-03-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780759524545


1st to Die Book Description :

Four crime-solving friends face off against a killer in San Francisco in the Women's Murder Club novel that started James Patterson's thrilling series. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco Police Department, Claire Washburn is a medical examiner, Jill Bernhardt is an assistant D.A., and Cindy Thomas just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. But the usual procedures aren't bringing them any closer to stopping the killings. So these women form a Women's Murder Club to collaborate outside the box and pursue the case by sidestepping their bosses and giving each other a hand. The four women develop intense bonds as they pursue a killer whose crimes have stunned an entire...

4th of July
Score: 3.5
From 51 Ratings

4th of July


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2005-05-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0759513589


4th of July Book Description :

A young girl is killed in the crossfire after a routine arrest goes terribly wrong, and Lt. Lindsay Boxer has to defend herself against a charge of police brutality. In a landmark trial that transfixes the nation, Lindsay fights to save her career and her sanity. While awaiting trial, Lindsay escapes to the tranquility of the beautiful town of Half Moon Bay. But the peaceful community there is reeling from a string of unspeakable murders. Working with her friends in the Women's Murder Club, Lindsay finds a link between these killings and a case she worked on years before - an unsolved murder that has haunted her ever since. As summer comes into full swing, Lindsay battles for her life on two fronts: before a judge and jury as her trial comes to a cli...

2nd Chance
Score: 3.5
From 42 Ratings

2nd Chance


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Hachette Digital
  • Release Date : 2009-12-03
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1405507365


2nd Chance Book Description :

When a little girl is shot on the steps of a San Francisco church, Detective Lindsay Boxer knows it's time to reconvene the 'Women's Murder Club'. Working with reporter Cindy Thomas, assistant DA Jill Bernhardt, and medical examiner Claire Washburn, Lindsay tracks a mystifying killer who soon turns his pursuers into his victims. The unorthodox allegiances of the 'Women's Murder Club' leads them to suspect the unexpected ? the killer may be an ex-cop. But nothing could prepare them for the demented logic behind his choice of victims....

3rd Degree
Score: 3.5
From 42 Ratings

3rd Degree


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2004-03-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0759509093


3rd Degree Book Description :

The #1 bestselling new mystery series of the past decade comes roaring back with 3rd Degree, a shockingly suspenseful thriller featuring the Women's Murder Club. One of James Patterson's best loved heroines is about to die. Detective Lindsay Boxer is jogging along a beautiful San Francisco street when a fiery explosion rips through the neighborhood. A town house owned by an Internet millionaire is immediately engulfed in flames, and when Lindsay plunges inside to search for survivors, she finds three people dead. An infant who lived in the house cannot be found - and a mysterious message at the scene leaves Lindsay and the San Francisco Police Department completely baffled. Then a prominent businessman is found murdered under bizarre circumstances, w...

Along Came a Spider
Score: 4.5
From 39 Ratings

Along Came a Spider


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2001-02-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0759520305


Along Came a Spider Book Description :

Discover the classic thriller that launched the #1 detective series of the past twenty-five years, now one of PBS's "100 Great American Reads" Alex Cross is a homicide detective with a Ph.D. in psychology. He works and lives in the ghettos of D. C. and looks like Muhammad Ali in his prime. He's a tough guy from a tough part of town who wears Harris Tweed jackets and likes to relax by banging out Gershwin tunes on his baby grand piano. But he also has two adorable kids of his own, and they are his own special vulnerabilities. Jezzie Flanagan is the first woman ever to hold the highly sensitive job as supervisor of the Secret Service in Washington. Blond, mysterious, seductive, she's got an outer shell that's as tough as it is beautiful. She rides her ...

The Right to Die

The Right to Die


  • Author : Gary Bauslaugh
  • Publisher : James Lorimer & Company
  • Release Date : 2016-04-01
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459411166


The Right to Die Book Description :

"Who owns my life?" Sue Rodriguez was dying of a form of ALS (or Lou Gehrig's disease) when she asked this question of the Supreme Court of Canada in 1993. She was fighting for the right to a physician-assisted death before she became fully paralyzed. At the time, assisted suicide could result in jail time for the participating physician. In a narrow decision, Rodriguez lost her case. She died in 1994. In a historic reversal, in 2015 the Supreme Court of Canada changed its mind. The court ruled that Canadians suffering unbearably from illness or disease do not have a duty to live. The landmark, unanimous decision was the culmination of two decades during which public opinion came to favour assisted suicide. The shift was the result of the efforts of ...

Paper Towns
Score: 4
From 297 Ratings

Paper Towns


  • Author : John Green
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Bildungsromans
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781408848180


Paper Towns Book Description :

Special edition slipcase edition of John Green's Paper Towns, with pop-up paper town. From the bestselling author of The Fault in our Stars. Quentin Jacobsen has always loved Margo Roth Spiegelman, for Margo (and her adventures) are the stuff of legend at their high school. So when she one day climbs through his window and summons him on an all-night road trip of revenge he cannot help but follow. But the next day Margo doesn't come to school and a week later she is still missing. Q soon learns that there are clues in her disappearance . . . and they are for him. But as he gets deeper into the mystery - culminating in another awesome road trip across America - he becomes less sure of who and what he is looking for. Masterfully written by John Green, ...

After the First Death
Score: 3
From 6 Ratings

After the First Death


  • Author : Robert Cormier
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2013-03-19
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307834249


After the First Death Book Description :

Sixteen-year-old Miro had instructions to kill the bus driver immediately. They would then take the busload of children to the bridge and begin the standoff. Artkin was Miro’s mentor; the mastermind behind this act of terrorism that would get the world’s attention. But Artkin had told Miro that the bus driver would be an old man. Sixteen-year old Kate sometimes substituted for her uncle and drove his bus when he was ill. She even got a special license to do so, and she’d always liked kids. She wondered what was going on when the van in front of her stopped, but when the man and the boy with guns forced their way onto the bus, she knew her worst nightmare was beginning....