17th Suspect

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Penguin Random House, Feb 22, 2018 - Detective and mystery stories - 384 pages
The bestselling 17th novel in the Women's Murder Club series


Detective Lindsay Boxer is on the case of a series of shootings of the homeless in San Francisco, where the killer is methodical yet unpredictable. An encounter with a confidential informer leads her to disturbing conclusions - something has gone very wrong inside the police department itself.


The hunt for the killer lures Lindsay out of her jurisdiction, and Lindsay's friends in the Women's Murder Club are concerned that she's taking the crimes too much to heart.


But with lives on the line, Lindsay can't stop herself from following the case into ever more terrifying terrain - even though the killer could cost her everything...


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User Review  - RinkuGeeyo - LibraryThing

I couldn't go past 2.5 stars :-(, so had to round down to 2. It doesn't feel like the Women's murder club really has any part to play. The group didn't contribute much (if anything) to solving the ... Read full review

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User Review  - jfe16 - LibraryThing

Someone is methodically killing the homeless, and a woman comes to Sergeant Lindsay Boxer for help. What Lindsay discovers seems to reveal a problem in the police department itself. But Lindsay’s hunt ... Read full review

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About the author (2018)

JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. His books have sold in excess of 375 million copies worldwide. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past two decades - the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club, Detective Michael Bennett and Private novels - and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers.

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 for young readers including the Middle School, I Funny, Treasure Hunters, House of Robots, Confessions, and Maximum Ride series. James has donated millions in grants to independent bookshops and has been the most borrowed author of adult fiction in UK libraries for the past eleven years in a row. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.

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