James Patterson is The New York Times bestselling author of thrillers, nonfiction, romance and children’s books. His most popular series is the Alex Cross series about a fictional psychologist. He has also written the Michael Bennett, Women’s Murder Club, Middle School and Private series. The new book in the latter is “Private Paris” with co-author Mark Sullivan and it was just released on March 14. It’s already at the top stop on The New York Times bestseller list.
The Private series of books are about the world’s most respected investigation firm with branches around the world. It employs the smartest, fastest and most advanced agents with the best forensic tools available anywhere. Jack Morgan is the leader who after serving in the military returned to rebuilt Private after his father’s death. According to Amazon, in “Private Paris” Jack Morgan is in Paris for a much needed vacation when he decides to stop by Private’s Paris office to say hello. He then gets a call from his client Sherman Wilkerson asking for his help in locating his granddaughter who is on the run from a brutal drug dealer. During this investigation several members of France’s cultural elite are found murdered. The only thing that links there murders is a mysterious graffiti tag. In a race against time Jack and the Private team must solve these murders before the religious and ethnic tensions troubling France crash and burn.
James Patterson wrote his first novel in 1976 and is still going strong. Some of his other series of books include the Michael Bennett, Women’s Murder Club, Maximum Ride, Daniel X and Witch and Wizard. His books have sold millions of copies worldwide. Mark Sullivan is the author of thrillers including “Private Games.” “The Fall Line” was his first novel and was named Notable Book of the Year by The New York Times. His books have become worldwide bestsellers and have been translated into numerous languages.