Zoo

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Random House, Sep 27, 2012 - Fiction - 496 pages
47 Reviews

An epic, unputdownable thriller from the world's bestselling thriller writer James Patterson.

All over the world, brutal animal attacks are crippling entire cities. Jackson Oz, a young biologist, watches the escalating events with an increasing sense of dread. When he witnesses a coordinated lion ambush in Africa, the enormity of the impending violence becomes terrifyingly clear.

With the help of ecologist Chloe Tousignant, Oz races to warn world leaders before it's too late. The attacks are growing in ferocity, cunning, and planning, and soon there will be no place left for humans to hide.

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Haha. No. I couldn't get over the writing style. - Goodreads
The plot was very intriguing until the end. - Goodreads
The ending was a bit of a surprise, but in a good way. - Goodreads
... remarkably simple in its writing, I thought. - Goodreads
Let's start with the premise. - Goodreads
None of them progressed elements of the plot. - Goodreads

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User Review  - autumnturner76 - LibraryThing

I bought Zoo at Barnes & Noble for my Nook. I have never read any of James Patterson's work before and the blurb, combined with hearing lots of folks talk about him and seeing him on TV on occasion, I ... Read full review

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User Review  - atdCross - LibraryThing

The book was not as good as I thought it would be. Animals, even domestics, are attacking people for no apparent reason and it's up to biologist Jackson Oz, who warned of iincreasing aggressive animal ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past decade - the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club and Detective Michael Bennett novels - and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.

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 specifically for young readers. James is very supportive of the National Literacy Trust, an independent, UK-based charity that changes lives through literacy. In 2010, he was voted Author of the Year at the Children's Choice Book Awards in New York.

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