Private London

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Century, 2011 - Private investigators - 357 pages
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Sometimes when the nightmare ends - the terror is only just beginning. For Hannah Shapiro, a beautiful young American student, this particular nightmare began eight years ago in Los Angeles, when Jack Morgan, owner of Private - the world's most exclusive detective agency - saved her from a horrific death. She has fled her country, but can't flee her past. The terror has followed her to London, and now it is down to former Royal Military Police Sergeant Dan Carter, head of Private London, to save her all over again. In central London, young women are being abducted off the street. When the bodies are found, some days later, they have been mutilated in a particularly mysterious way. Dan Carter's ex-wife, DI Kirsty Webb, is involved in the investigation and it looks likely that the two cases are gruesomely linked. Dan Carter draws on the whole resources of Private International in a desperate race against the odds. But the clock is ticking...Private may be the largest and most technologically advanced detection agency in the world, but the only thing they don't have is the one thing they need - time. James Patterson's white-knuckle rollercoaster has just reached London. Buckle up, it's one hell of a ride.

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User Review  - ashman70 - Tesco

This book continues the series, with twists, turns, action and great real characters. Patterson continues to woo his readers. Read full review

Review: Private London (Private #2)

User Review  - 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

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 ‚e" the Alex Cross, Women‚e(tm)s Murder Club and Detective Michael Bennett novels ‚e" 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 a founding partner of Booktrust‚e(tm)s Children‚e(tm)s Reading Fund in the UK. James Patterson has been the most borrowed author in UK libraries for the past seven six in a row.

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