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Little, Brown, Sep 3, 2012 - Fiction - 416 pages
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Once in a lifetime, a writer puts it all together. This is James Patterson's best book ever.


For 36 years, James Patterson has written unputdownable, pulse-racing novels. Now, he has written a book that surpasses all of them. ZOO is the thriller he was born to write.


All over the world, brutal 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 violence to come 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. With wildly inventive imagination and white-knuckle suspense that rivals Stephen King at his very best, James Patterson's ZOO is an epic, non-stop thrill-ride from "One of the best of the best." (TIME)

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Haha. No. I couldn't get over the writing style. - Goodreads
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User Review  - Harold - Goodreads

I was vacationing and forgot my cell phone - hence my Kindle app. right before I left for home my brother in law gave me the paperback of this. I read it on the flight home. Entertaining crap ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ademilson Moraes - Goodreads

I'm not gonna lie. The reason why I decided to read this book is because I wanted to better understand the concept of its adaptation for the TV. Before reading it, though, I looked for some reviews. I ... Read full review

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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 300 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. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.

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