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Patterson, Richard North

Overview
Works: 179 works in 1,554 publications in 19 languages and 91,140 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  Legal stories  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3566.A8242, 813.54
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Publications about Richard North Patterson
Publications by Richard North Patterson
Most widely held works about Richard North Patterson
 
Most widely held works by Richard North Patterson
Exile : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
43 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,358 libraries worldwide
A successful attorney about to be married and preparing for a run for Congress, David Wolfe's life is thrown into turmoil when he is reunited with Hana Arif, a Palestinian woman with whom he had a secret love affair in law school, a reunion marked by the assassination of the Israeli prime minister and by his efforts to defend Hana when she is accused of being the mastermind behind the crime
Dark lady by Richard North Patterson( Book )
64 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,322 libraries worldwide
Once the prosecutor was a young law student. Once the dead man was an honest lawyer. Now Stella Marz stares at the body of her former lover, hanging from a doorway in a gruesome tableau. For Stella Marz, the search for Jack Novak's killer leads into another bizarre homicide case, back through her own past and through the city where she was born and where now-a good Catholic girl turned career woman-she is in exile. Somewhere in this city an unholy alliance of big money, big plans, and dark secrets is fueling a great American revival. And somehow Stella Marz will bring the darkness into the light-no matter what it reveals, no matter who it destroys
Conviction : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
48 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,316 libraries worldwide
Fifteen years after Rennell Price is arrested, convicted, and sentenced to die for the murder of a nine-year-old girl, lawyer Teresa Peralta Paget becomes convinced that Price did not receive a fair trial and fights to stop his execution
Silent witness by Richard North Patterson( Book )
77 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 4,040 libraries worldwide
In Ohio, a school teacher accused of murdering a pregnant student appeals to lawyer Tony Lord to defend him. For Lord it will be a tricky business. As a youth he was a suspect in the murder of a local girl, a crime never solved, and the town has not forgotten. By the author of The Final Judgment
Protect and defend : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
79 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,001 libraries worldwide
When the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court drops dead following the inauguration, President Kerry Kilcannon selects as a replacement Judge Caroline Masters, a woman who hides a secret that could affect her ruling on a controversial case
Eclipse : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
36 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,986 libraries worldwide
The spellbinding story of an American lawyer who takes on a nearly impossible case--the defense of an African freedom fighter against his corrupt government's charge of murdering three PetroGlobal workers
No safe place by Richard North Patterson( Book )
63 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,907 libraries worldwide
A pro-abortion presidential candidate is stalked by a pro-life assassin during an electoral campaign in California. The candidate is Kerry Kilcannon, a senator from New Jersey whose brother was shot when he ran for president
Balance of power by Richard North Patterson( Book )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,811 libraries worldwide
President Kerry Kilcannon and his fiancee, television journalist Lara Costello, have at last decided to marry. But their wedding is followed by a massacre of innocents in a lethal burst of gunfire, challenging their marriage and his presidency in ways so shattering and indelibly personal that Kilcannon vows to eradicate gun violence and the crush the most powerful lobby in Washington- the Son's of the Second Amendment (SSA)
The race : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
36 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,656 libraries worldwide
Corey Grace, a Republican senator from Ohio noted for voting his own conscience rather than the party line, becomes locked in a no-holds-barred presidential primary campaign with his rival, a member of the party establishment and leader of the Christian right
The final judgment by Richard North Patterson( Book )
71 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,583 libraries worldwide
A woman lawyer returns to her family she has not seen for 20 years. Carolin Masters is the daughter of a New Hampshire judge, who agrees to defend her niece, accused of murder. All the ghosts from her past rise up, including the memory of the death of her mother and a man with whom she had an affair
Degree of guilt by Richard North Patterson( Book )
61 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 3,487 libraries worldwide
When a celebrated television journalist is on trial for the murder of a famous author, the defence attorney is faced with an inescapable dilemma of ethics and emotion, as the secrets of his own life become intertwined with the murder trial itself
The devil's light : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
33 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,402 libraries worldwide
Sidelined after a colleague's blunder, CIA agent Brooke Chandler envisions a way to halt an Al Qaeda plot to set off a massive nuclear explosion and begins a race against time that returns him to Lebanon, where nothing is quite as it seems
The spire : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 3,381 libraries worldwide
Mark Darrow returns to Caldwell College 16 years after his graduation when his mentor, Lionel Farr, brings him back to become Caldwell's president. The school is still haunted by the tragic murder of Angela Hall, an African American student who was strangled and left outside the school's landmark spire. Fresh off a football victory, Mark was the one who found Angela, and it was his best friend, Steve, who was convicted of the murder. Now Caldwell is once again facing a scandal, but Mark can't forget Angela's murder, or the nagging feeling that his friend might be innocent. As his suspicions center on a former classmate who testified against Steve, Mark finds himself falling for Farr's daughter, Taylor, the first woman he's had serious feelings for since the death of his wife two years ago
In the name of honor : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,316 libraries worldwide
Capt. Paul Terry, one of the army's most accomplished young lawyers, must defend Brian McCarran, a general's son who recently returned from a harrowing tour in Iraq. In the high-profile court-martial, Terry is joined by Brian's sister, Meg McCarran, who leaves her practice in San Francisco to help save her brother. Before the case is over, Terry will become deeply entwined with Meg and the McCarrans--and learn that families, like war, can break the sturdiest of souls
Eyes of a child by Richard North Patterson( Book )
48 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,280 libraries worldwide
Now, defense attorney becomes defendant. Now Paget's defense attorney, Caroline Masters - an equally high-powered lawyer and former judge - works desperately to raise reasonable doubt in the minds of the jury, even as Paget and Terri struggle to preserve their future and that of their cherished children. But as the trial progresses, we begin to see that what comes to light in the courtroom may be fatefully intertwined with what threatens to remain hidden: by Paget's refusal to testify on his own behalf, by Elena's tangled loyalties, and by Terri's inability - or unwillingness - to recall the details of her own childhood trauma
Fall from grace : a novel by Richard North Patterson( Book )
33 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 3,241 libraries worldwide
Adam Blaine arrives at the funeral of his estranged father, Ben Blaine, a famous and charismatic writer who left behind him a string of secret legal and financial arrangements. Using his training as a CIA operative, Adam seeks to find the truth of his father's death, even if it means exposing one or more of his own family members as the killer and discovering secrets about himself that he was never supposed to know
Loss of innocence by Richard North Patterson( Book )
19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,764 libraries worldwide
A family drama of dark secrets and individual awakenings is set against the backdrop of the turbulent summer of 1968 in Martha's Vineyard, where twenty-two-year-old Whitney Dane begins questioning her goals and sense of independence at the side of a fiercely ambitious, underprivileged man
Eden in winter by Richard North Patterson( Book )
11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,976 libraries worldwide
After the suspicious death of his father, Adam Blaine attempts to help his family heal as the court inquest into Benjamin Blaine's death casts suspicion on those closest to him
The Lasko tangent by Richard North Patterson( Book )
36 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,693 libraries worldwide
"Mr. Patterson is a natural storyteller ... Fast moving ... A handsome job."THE NEW YORK TIMESWilliam Lasko is a self-made millionaire who's got an eye for wealth and influence, the ear of the president, and a talent for using both to get what he wants. Now the Economic Crimes Commission wants the corrupt, untouchable Lasko brought down--and U.S. Attorney Christopher Paget is tapped to take on the job. To gather enough evidence to nail Lasko without alienating the White House, Paget's got to go by the book. But Lasko makes his own rules. And eliminating enemies is William Lasko's golden one
Private screening by Richard North Patterson( Book )
25 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 1,657 libraries worldwide
Examines the media and its control of American life in a story of suspense and murder revolving around superstar rock singer Stacy Tarrant, U.S. senator James Kilcannon, attorney Tony Lord, and Phoenix, a masked terrorist
 
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Alternative Names
North Patterson, Richard
North-Patterson, Richard 1947-
פאטרסון, ריצ׳ארד נורת׳. כהן, רותי
פאטרסון, ריציארד ורתי
פטרסון, ריצ׳רד נורת
パタースン, リチャード・N
パタースン, リチャード・ノース
Languages
English (681)
Italian (42)
Spanish (37)
French (23)
Dutch (16)
Czech (9)
Japanese (7)
Polish (7)
German (5)
Finnish (4)
Danish (3)
Arabic (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (2)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
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