Private London

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Grand Central Publishing, Dec 4, 2012 - Fiction - 528 pages
2 Reviews
Private goes on the hunt for London's most feared killer since Jack the Ripper.

For Hannah Shapiro, a young American student, the nightmare began eight years ago in Los Angeles, when the owner of Private--the world's most exclusive detective agency--saved her from a horrific death. Now, after eight years, the terror follows her to London. The only man who can help is former Royal Military Police Sergeant Dan Carter, head of Private London.

In London, young women are being abducted and their bodies found mutilated in a grotesque, mysterious way. Carter's ex-wife, DI Kirsty Webb, leads the investigation into these brutal murders, which may somehow be linked to Hannah Shapiro.

Working together, the two investigators are caught in a desperate race against the odds. Private may be the most advanced detection agency in the world...but can they catch a predator who rivals London's most elusive killer ever?



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Review: Private London (Private #2)

User Review  - Antonello Fiore - Goodreads

Another terrific installment from the Private series. What starts as a kidnapping turns into a ride of betrayal and retribution. I did not expect the twist and turns throughout the story. James ... Read full review

Review: Private London (Private #2)

User Review  - Phil James - Goodreads

Like most James Patterson books this was an easy read and enjoyable. However it is unlikely to stand out in anyone's memory. His books are starting to blend into one another at this stage. Read full review

About the author (2012)

James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977 James Patterson's books have sold more than 240 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider. Mr. Patterson also writes the bestselling Women's Murder Club novels, set in San Francisco, and the top-selling New York detective series of all time, featuring Detective Michael Bennett. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.

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