The Big Bad Wolf (Alex Cross 9)

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Headline, Apr 28, 2011 - Fiction - 329 pages
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This is the ninth novel in the Alex Cross series Alex Cross's first case since joining the FBI has his new colleagues perplexed. Across the country, men and women are kidnapped in broad daylight and then disappear completely. These people are not being taken for ransom, Alex realizes. They are being bought and sold. And it seems The Wolf is the master criminal behind this terrible trade and who is bringing a new reign of terror to organized crime. Even as he admires the FBI's vast resources, Alex is impatient with the Bureau's clumsiness and caution when it is time to move. A lone wolf himself, he has to go out alone to track his new prey and try to rescue some of the victims while they are still alive. As the case boils over, Alex is in hot water at home, too. His ex-fiancée, Christine Johnson, comes back into his life - and not for the reasons Alex might have hoped.

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James Patterson's writing style is fast-paced. - Goodreads
It was slow at times and i hated the ending! - Goodreads
Thrilling page turner about white slavery. - Goodreads
... not just a bad plot-- no plot. - Goodreads
Another great easy to read novel involving Alex Cross. - Goodreads
The ending surprised me quite a lot. - Goodreads

Review: The Big Bad Wolf (Alex Cross #9)

User Review  - Beto - Goodreads

This was good for a crime book. Basically about people selling women online and Alex trying to catch them. It's part of a series, that's my only complaint. It doesn't end. Read full review

Review: The Big Bad Wolf (Alex Cross #9)

User Review  - Mrs Grueb - Goodreads

This is one of the Alex Cross series books and it is the first one to feature him as an FBI agent. This book is centered on him tracking down 'the wolf' who is leading a ring of human traffickers. Excellent read that keeps you guessing! Read full review

About the author (2011)

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 Women's Murder Club, the Alex Cross novels and Maximum Ride, and he has written many other number one bestsellers. He has won an Edgar Award, the mystery world's highest honour. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.

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