By James Patterson
Don't glance, Alex Cross
Top plastic health care professional Elijah Creem is well known for his talents within the working room, and for his wild, no-expense-spared "industry parties," bringing in underage unique dancers and versions for nights of substances, champagne, and uninhibited intercourse. that's, till Detective Alex pass busts one among Creem's lavish soirees and ruins his enjoyable. Now Creem is keen to do something to prevent going to jail.
Don't imagine, Alex Cross
But Alex doesn't have time to live on that case. a gorgeous lady has been came across murdered in her motor vehicle, a lock of her hair viciously ripped off. Then a moment girl is located placing from a sixth-floor window with a brutal scar slashed throughout her belly. while a 3rd mutilated physique is came upon, rumors of 3 serial killers at the free ship Washington D.C. into an all-out frenzy.
Alex is lower than rather a lot strain to unravel those 3 grim instances that he hasn't spotted that somebody else investigating him-someone so obsessed and so twisted that they'll do anything-anything- to get the vengeance they require. Alex pass, Run is James Patterson's such a lot unrelenting tale yet-a white-hot, sensational thrill journey with the main severe and gripping characters Patterson has ever delivered to lifestyles.
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He cupped her in the palm of his hand, tightly. They gasped at the same time, out of excitement and to get some oxygen, their lips never parting, then Alex kissed her again, harder, deeper. It was so great he almost forgot what his right hand was doing. Almost. There was something hugely annoying under his hand, keeping him out. Impatient, he tugged viciously, barely noticing the ripping sound because his fingers were there, sliding through the soft, wet heart of her. Softer than the finest silk.
He meant Every. Fucking. Word. ” Hassan jumped. “Yessir, yes! ” He placed his hands together and bowed his head. ” Alex stared at him for another long moment then put a hand to Caitlin‟s back and walked her to the battered steel doors of the elevator. Caitlin was silent until the doors closed and the elevator started creaking slowly upward. She rounded on him. “How dare you speak to poor Hassan like that! ” “Are you joking? ” The elevator jerked to a stop and Alex stepped warily out into the corridor.
I didn‟t know the area would be like that. My travel agent probably didn‟t either. I told her I wanted a budget hotel. ” She shrugged. ” “A few days are enough for you to get tossed, maybe killed,” he said bluntly, and nodded as she flinched involuntarily at his harsh words. “Good. ” He was trying to scare her away, but he didn‟t know her. Caitlin didn‟t scare easily. “Like I said, it‟s only for a few days. I‟m expecting—hoping—to be awarded a year‟s grant by the Frederiksson Foundation. ” Caitlin tried not to squirm under Alex‟s dark, intense, disapproving gaze.