Cross Fire - James Patterson
Wedding bells ring
Detective Alex Cross and
Bree's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of
the perfectly executed assassination of two of Washington D.C.'s most
corrupt: a dirty congressmen and an underhanded lobbyist. Next, the
elusive gunman begins picking off other crooked politicians, sparking a
blaze of theories--is the marksman a hero or a vigilante?
A murderer returns
case explodes, and the FBI assigns agent Max Siegel to the
investigation. As Alex and Siegel battle over jurisdiction, the murders
continue. It becomes clear that they are the work of a professional who
has detailed knowledge of his victims' movements--information that only a
Washington insider could possess.
Caught in a lethal cross fire
Alex contends with the sniper, Siegel, and the wedding, he receives a
call from his deadliest adversary, Kyle Craig. The Mastermind is in D.C.
and will not relent until he has eliminated Cross and his family for
Series: Alex Cross (Book 17)
Hardcover: 356 pages
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company; 1st edition (November 15, 2010)
MY THOUGHTS: This was an awesome book, so full of characters and suspense, had me on the edge of my seat. Wondering if Alex and Bree would ever get married. Wondering if Kyle Craig would get his wish of killing Alex and his whole family. But I won't tell how it goes, that would ruin the book for everyone. I give this book 5....
This book is for 1 of my reading challenges.....
Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge