WorldCat Identities

Patterson, James 1947-

Overview
Works: 1,168 works in 11,290 publications in 34 languages and 759,865 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Juvenile works  Diary fiction  Young adult works  Comic books, strips, etc  Drama  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: PS3566.A822, 813.54
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by James Patterson
Cross country : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

97 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 8,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the home of Alex Cross's oldest friend, Ellie Cox, is turned into the worst murder scene Alex has ever seen, the destruction leads him to believe that he's chasing a horrible new breed of killer
Swimsuit : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

109 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 7,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Syd, a breathtakingly beautiful supermodel on a photo shoot in Hawaii, disappears. Fearing the worst, her parents travel to Hawaii to investigate for themselves, never expecting the horror that awaits them. LA Times reporter Ben Hawkins is conducting his own research into the case, hoping to help the victim and get an idea for his next bestseller
4th of July : a novel / by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro by James Patterson( Book )

121 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 7,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing one of its own, Lindsay Boxer and the Women' Murder Club make a courageous return for their fourth and most chilling case ever--one that could easily be their last. A young girl is killed in 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 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 climax, and facing unknown adversaries who will do anything to keep her from the truth about the killings-
Cross by James Patterson( Book )

98 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 7,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years after his wife Maria is gunned down by an unknown shooter, a crime that has never been solved, psychologist Alex Cross is called in by his former partner, John Sampson, who wants his help on a case that reveals a connection to Maria's death
1st to die : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

128 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 7,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterson debuts his new series that introduces the Women's Murder Club. A demented killer stalks and murders newlyweds in San Francisco. Four women-a police detective, an assistant D.A., a reporter, and a medical examiner-join forces as they sidestep their bosses to track down a criminal whose twisted imagination stuns and entire city
3rd degree : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

110 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 7,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The 5th horseman : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

86 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 6,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Healthy patients are dying of unknown causes in a San Francisco hospital and the Women's Murder Club decides to investigate the hospital's personnel. They discover a hospital administrator determined to shield the hospitals reputation
Mary, Mary : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

101 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 6,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Alex Cross is after a serial murder who chooses as his victims women who've neglected their children for successful careers in the entertainment industry, he describes the murders in overheated e-mails he addresses to his victims but sends to hapless entertainment columnist Arnold Griner, signing them "Mary Smith."
The 6th target : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

76 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 6,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one member of the Women's Murder Club is brutally attacked, her three companions work to keep her attacker behind bars, while Lindsay Boxer investigates a series of kidnappings in which children and their nannies are being abducted without ransom demands
2nd chance : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

128 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 6,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconvening the Women's Murder Club after a little girl is shot in front of a San Francisco church, detective Lindsay Boxer and her companions are disturbed to discover that the killer may be a former police officer
Honeymoon : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

74 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 6,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a number of rich men come to a mysterious end, and a young investment banker dies of a supposed heart attack, FBI agent John O'Hara believes it is the work of a cold-blooded killer. Turning his eye to the only witness - the young banker's beautiful and secretive widow - O'Hara thinks he's closing in, but he's not sure whether he's pursuing justice or his own fatal obsession
Cat & mouse : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

93 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 6,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a psychopath escapes from jail in the U.S. to begin murdering again, a similar killer goes on a rampage in Europe. It falls to Alex Cross, the Washington detective, to bring the two men to justice
The big bad wolf : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

99 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 6,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the outset of his career with the FBI, Alex Cross is instructed to track down a band of kidnappers who are snatching people and possibly selling them into slavery, a case that is complicated by a terrible threat to Cross's own family
London bridges : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

110 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 6,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Cross joins forces with Scotland Yard and Interpol in pursuit of the Wolf and the Weasel
7th heaven : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

82 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 6,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigating the arson deaths of a wealthy couple, San Francisco detective Lindsay Boxer and Assistant DA Yuki Castellano find the case further complicated by the disappearance of a former governor's son, internal pressure, and the media
Double cross : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

88 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 6,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rejoining the police force in the wake of a series of elaborate murders in Washington, D.C., detective Alex Cross finds himself working to outmaneuver the killer's penchant for inducing hysteria with increasingly sensational killings--Novelist
Maximum Ride : the angel experiment by James Patterson( Book )

96 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 6,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the mutant Erasers abduct the youngest member of their group, the "bird kids," who are the result of genetic experimentation, take off in pursuit and find themselves struggling to understand their own origins and purpose
The quickie : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

75 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 6,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lauren discovers her husband with another woman, she decides to take revenge by beating him at his own game--but her night of passion takes a dangerous turn when she witnesses an unbelievable crime. Her shocking secret threatens to tear her life apart, pitting her need to uncover the truth against her fear that the truth may be too horrible to bear. And whichever choice she makes could cost her job, her marriage, even her life.--From publisher description
Four blind mice : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

84 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 6,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his resignation from the Washington Police interrupted by a case involving a friend who has been framed for murder, Alex Cross and partner John Sampson journey deep across military lines to confront the most brutal killer of their careers
Suzanne's diary for Nicholas : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

104 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 6,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie Wilkinson believes she has found the perfect man, until he vanishes, leaving behind a diary penned by a woman named Suzanne who wrote it for her baby boy Nicholas
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.00 for Novels by ... to 1.00 for Edge of yo ...)

Alternative Names
Patersons, Džeimss 1947-

Patterson, James B.

Patterson, James B. 1947-

Patterson, James Brendan

Patterson, James Brendan 1947-

Patterson, Jim.

Patterson, Jim 1947-...

Паттерсон, Джеймс 1947-

פטרסון, ג׳יימס

פטרסון ג׳יימס 1947-

פטרסון, ג'יימס 1947-

פטרסון, ג'מס

パタースン, ジェイムズ

パタースン, ジェームズ

パターソン, ジェームズ

Languages
Covers
Swimsuit : a novel4th of July : a novel / by James Patterson and Maxine PaetroCross1st to die : a novel3rd degree : a novelThe 5th horseman : a novelMary, Mary : a novelThe 6th target : a novel