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James Patterson

About 
JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. His books have sold in excess of 300 million copies worldwide and he has been the most borrowed author in UK libraries for the past nine years in a row.

He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past two decades – the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club, Detective Michael Bennett and Private novels – and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers.
 
James is passionate about encouraging children to read. Inspired by his own son who was a reluctant reader, he also writes a range of books for young readers including the Middle School, I Funny, Treasure Hunters, House of Robots, Confessions, and Maximum Ride series. James is the proud sponsor of the World Book Day Award and has donated millions in grants to independent bookshops. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.

Photograph © Sue Patterson

Titles by this author

Maggie Atwood and Becky McCabe - mother and daughter, both champion riders - vowed to never...
From America's most beloved superstar and its greatest storyteller - a thriller...
Attorney Rhonda Bird returns home to LA to bury her estranged father, and discovers that he...
A young lawyer takes on the judge who is destroying her hometown - and ends up...
Three women are on the run, wanted for the murder of a high-ranking mobster in this...
Terror has a new sound . . . and it comes from the darkest corners of James...
Only two people know Lamont Cranston's secret identity as the Shadow, a vigilante of...

Ali Cross is back...

We will take on any case, solve any crime, uncover any secret.
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The sixth book in the hilarious Dog Diaries series featuring Rafe Khatchadorian's pet pooch...

James Patterson and Bill Clinton - the 'dream team' (Lee Child) - return with a...
Written with Matt Eversmann, the decorated war hero immortalised in the film ...