14th Deadly Sin

(Women’s Murder Club 14)
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473505577
Category: Fiction
Page: 480
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The bestselling 14th novel in the Women’s Murder Club series A MASKED MASSACRE Detective Lindsay Boxer is investigating a terrifying video of a murder, one committed by masked figures – wearing cop uniforms. Overnight, the entire San Francisco police department become suspects. A MURDER IN BROAD DAYLIGHT On the other side of the city, dozens of witnesses see a woman viciously stabbed to death in the streets – but there are no clues, and no apparent motive. All Lindsay has to go on is one significant date... A CITY ON THE EDGE As public hysteria and anti-police sentiment take over the city, Lindsay and her friends in the Women’s Murder Club might be the only thing standing between San Francisco and a lethal city-wide crime wave... TO PROTECT AND SERVE?

14th Deadly Sin: by James Patterson | Summary & Analysis


Author: Elite Summaries
Publisher: Elite Summaries
ISBN: N.A
Category: Fiction
Page: 31
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Detective Lindsay Boxer, a mother of a charming baby daughter and a wife of a devoted husband, was living a really good life. Things seem to also be going really well for all the members of the Women’s Murder Club when they gather for Claire Washburn’s birthday celebration, but it soon ended when Lindsay was called to a gruesome crime scene. Murder of a woman done in broad daylight, Lindsay found horrific video footages of another crime as she investigated further. A crime so terrifying it shakes the city to its core, all of Lindsay’s co-workers are suddenly turned in as suspects, and they themselves must risk their lives for justice before it is all too late. Another series of the Women’s Murder Club, the 14th book serves as a familiar reminder for all of its loyal readers. Having known the characters by heart, multiple plots of the “14th Deadly Sin” will create twists and turns, which keep the readers intrigued and thinking. For the ones who are not really familiar with all of the Women’s Murder Club characters, Patterson provides quite a hint of the characters background in each book, making sure that all readers can enjoy it at the end of the day. Hard to put down, this twisted thriller will leave the readers hanging for more after a roller coaster ride full of suspense and thrill. Full of suspense and shocking twists, 14th Deadly Sin is one of the must-have fictions of James Patterson. Having received two Emmys, the Edgar Award and the Literarian Award for outstanding service to the American Literary Community, James Patterson proved once again that nobody can write criminal fiction better than him. Always a good read.

Die Tote Nr. 12

Thriller
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Limes Verlag
ISBN: 3641114012
Category: Fiction
Page: 384
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Das Verbrechen schläft nie ... Lindsay Boxer hat gerade eine Tochter zur Welt gebracht und genießt die Zeit zu Hause mit ihrem Baby. Doch das unbeschwerte Glück währt nicht lange, denn sie wird zurück zum Dienst beordert: Die Freundin eines bekannten Sportlers wurde erschossen. Ihre Leiche verschwand wenig später spurlos aus der Rechtsmedizin. Außerdem sagt ein exzentrischer Englischprofessor regelmäßig Mordfälle voraus, die kurz darauf exakt wie beschrieben eintreffen. Die Polizei tappt in beiden Fällen völlig im Dunkeln. Doch Lindsay Boxer steht eine noch größere Herausforderung bevor: Ein verurteilter Serienmörder hat nach ihr verlangt und will ihr seine dunkelsten Geheimnisse anvertrauen ...

Seven Deadly Sins 8


Author: Suzuki Nakaba
Publisher: Carlsen
ISBN: 3646711213
Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
Page: 192
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Die SEVEN DEADLY SINS gelten als die übelsten Verbrecher Britannias! Prinzessin Elizabeth sucht trotzdem nach ihnen. Sie will ihr Königreich zurückerobern und da kämen ihr die berüchtigten Banditen gerade recht. Band 1 des Epos!

Das 14. Verbrechen

Thriller
Author: James Patterson,Maxine Paetro
Publisher: Limes Verlag
ISBN: 364123770X
Category: Fiction
Page: 384
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Was, wenn deine Beschützer die Täter sind? Lindsay Boxer und ihre Freundinnen feiern gemeinsam den Geburtstag der Gerichtsmedizinerin Claire Washburn, doch die Party endet vorzeitig, als Lindsay an den Ort eines grausamen Verbrechens gerufen wird. Eine Frau wurde am helllichten Tag in der Öffentlichkeit ermordet, getötet mit zahlreichen Messerstichen. Zeugen gibt es keine. Als dann auch noch schockierendes Videomaterial auftaucht, auf dem man eine Gruppe von Cops Raubüberfälle begehen sieht, ist San Francisco in Aufruhr. Die Täter tragen Masken und gehen äußerst brutal vor. Wer sich ihnen in den Weg stellt, stirbt. Jeder könnte dahinterstecken, auch Lindsays Kollegen ...

Witch & Wizard 01


Author: James Patterson,Svetlana Chmakova
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783842004337
Category:
Page: 257
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Das 10. Gebot - Women's Murder Club -

Thriller
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Limes Verlag
ISBN: 3641087163
Category: Fiction
Page: 384
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Im Dunkeln lauert der Neid ... Detective Lindsay Boxer hat endlich geheiratet. Doch die Erinnerungen an ihre Hochzeit verblassen schnell, als sie mit den Ermittlungen in einem abscheulichen Verbrechen beauftragt wird: Ein junges Mädchen wurde angegriffen und schwer verletzt zurückgelassen, ihr neugeborenes Baby ist wie vom Erdboden verschluckt. Lindsay entdeckt nicht die geringste Spur vom Täter – und auch das Opfer scheint einige Geheimnisse zu bergen. Als weitere Angriffe auf Frauen die Stadt erschüttern, wächst der Druck, das Baby zu finden. Und Lindsay beginnt sich ernsthaft zu fragen, ob sie jemals eine Familie gründen sollte ...

Die 11. Stunde

Thriller
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Limes Verlag
ISBN: 3641124670
Category: Fiction
Page: 384
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Freund oder Feind, Wahrheit oder Täuschung ... Lindsay Boxer ist voller Vorfreude, denn endlich ist sie schwanger. Das Verbrechen in San Francisco nimmt darauf allerdings keine Rücksicht. Als der Millionär Chaz Smith brutal niedergeschossen wird, findet Lindsay heraus, dass durch die Mordwaffe vier der berüchtigsten Verbrecher der Stadt den Tod fanden. Außerdem wurde sie aus ihrem eigenen Beweismitteltresor im Police Department gestohlen. Jeder könnte der Täter sein, auch diejenigen, die Lindsay am nächsten stehen ...

Writing and Selling Your Mystery Novel Revised and Expanded Edition

The Complete Guide to Mystery, Suspense, and Crime
Author: Hallie Ephron
Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
ISBN: 1440347220
Category: Reference
Page: 298
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A Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award Finalist for Best Critical/Biographical Work Discover the secrets to crafting an unforgettable mystery! To piece together the puzzle of your mystery novel, you need patience, resilience, a solid understanding of the craft, and a clear blueprint for combining the plot, characters, setting, and more. And while patience and resilience must come from you, the essentials of craft and the plan to execute them are right at your fingertips with Writing and Selling Your Mystery Novel. This completely revised and updated edition features solid strategies for drafting, revising, and selling an intriguing novel that grips your readers and refuses to let them go. New York Times best-selling author Hallie Ephron shows you how to: Create a compelling sleuth and a worthy villain Construct a plot rich in twists, red herrings, and misdirection Bring the story to a satisfying conclusion Sharpen characters and optimize pace during revision Seek publication through both traditional and indie paths Filled with helpful worksheets and exercises for every step of the process, Writing and Selling Your Mystery Novel Revised and Expanded reveals the keys to writing a memorable story that will have fans of mystery, suspense, and crime clamoring for more.

Morgen, Kinder, wird 's was geben : Thriller


Author: James Patterson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783548252452
Category: African American police
Page: 455
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"The double kidnapping of the daughter of a famous Hollywood actress and the young son of the Secretary of the Treasury is only the beginning! Gary Soneji is a murderous serial kidnapper who wants to commit the crime of the century. Alex Cross is the brilliant homicide detective pitted against him. Jezzie Flanagan is the female supervisor of the Secret Service who completes one of the most unusual suspense triangles in any thriller you have ever read."--

Truth or Die


Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473505569
Category: Fiction
Page: 416
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The truth will set you free – if it doesn't kill you first. New York attorney Trevor Mann’s world shatters when he receives a phone call telling him his girlfriend has been shot dead in a mugging. But the circumstances point to something more calculated than a random attack. Claire was a New York Times journalist and Trevor is convinced she had unearthed a secret so shocking that she was murdered to keep it from coming to light. Chasing Claire’s leads, Trevor will risk everything to discover what exactly she was killed for. It’s time to find out the truth, or die.

NYPD Red 3

(NYPD Red 3)
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 147350550X
Category: Fiction
Page: 448
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A chilling conspiracy leads NYPD Red into extreme danger Hunter Alden Jr.has it all: a beautiful wife, a brilliant son and billions in the bank. But when his son goes missing and he discovers the severed head of his chauffeur, it’s clear he’s in danger of losing it all. The kidnapper knows a horrific secret that could change the world as we know it. A secret worth killing for. A secret worth dying for. New York’s best detectives, Zach Jordan and Kylie MacDonald, are on the case. But by getting closer to the truth, Zach and Kylie are edging ever closer to the firing line...

Private Vegas

(Private 9)
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 144810842X
Category: Fiction
Page: 512
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Showgirls. Millionaires. Murder. Jack Morgan, head of Private Investigations, the global PI agency of the rich and famous, is being pushed to the limit. His car has been firebombed, his ex is dating someone else, and his twin brother is still out to destroy him. But Private doesn’t rest, and nor do its clients: not the LAPD who need Private’s help catching two scumbags with diplomatic immunity, and not the client who has just confessed to murdering his wife. Add to that Jack’s best friend being held on a trumped-up charge that could see him locked away for a very long time, and it seems like all bets are off...

Miracle at Augusta


Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473517842
Category: Fiction
Page: 240
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An inspiring story of hope, redemption, and trying to hit the ball straight A little over a year ago, Travis McKinley, an unknown rookie, shocked the world by winning the US Senior Open at Pebble Beach. Now he's famous, he makes his living playing the game he loves, and everything should be perfect. Still, Travis can't shake the feeling that he's a fraud, an imposter who doesn't deserve his success – and after a series of disappointments and, to be honest, personal screw-ups, he might just prove himself right. A shot at redemption arrives in an unexpected form: a teenage outcast with troubles of his own – and a natural golf swing. As this unlikely duo sets out to achieve the impossible on the world's most revered golf course, Travis is about to learn that sometimes the greatest miracles of all take place when no one is watching.

Let’s Play Make-Believe

BookShots
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1786530406
Category: Fiction
Page: 144
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James Patterson’s BookShots. Short, fast-paced, high-impact entertainment. Make believe I love you... Both survivors of the divorce wars, Christy and Martin don’t believe in love at first sight and certainly not on a first date. But from the instant they lock eyes, life becomes a sexy, romantic dream come true. That is, until they start playing a strangely intense game of make-believe – a game that’s about to go too far.

Die dunkle Stunde der Serenissima

Commissario Brunettis elfter Fall
Author: Donna Leon
Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG
ISBN: 3257600704
Category: Fiction
Page: 384
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Eine von Paolas Studentinnen erkundigt sich bei Brunetti nach Möglichkeiten, die Ehre ihres Großvaters wiederherzustellen. Das Verbrechen liegt Jahre zurück, und so misst Brunetti der Frage zunächst wenig Bedeutung bei – bis Claudia Leonardo erstochen in ihrer Wohnung aufgefunden wird.

Heat - Alex Cross 15 -

Thriller
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3641069130
Category: Fiction
Page: 368
View: 3311

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Die Sünden der Mächtigen fordern unschuldige Opfer ... Alex Cross schwört, den Killer zu fassen, der für die brutale Ermordung seiner Nichte verantwortlich ist. Doch schnell findet er heraus, dass sie nicht die unschuldige junge Frau war, für die er sie gehalten hat. Während der Jagd nach dem Mörder bringt Cross einige sehr mächtige und sehr gefährliche Männer gegen sich auf. Da verlangt das Weiße Haus, dass er seine Untersuchungen einstellt. Alex Cross wird klar, dass die Wahrheit die Welt erschüttern könnte – doch das hat ihn noch nie aufgehalten!

Cenodoxus

Abdruck nach den Ludi theatrales (1666) mit den Lesarten der Kelheimer und Pollinger Handschrift
Author: Jakob Bidermann
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
ISBN: 311093373X
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 252
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