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Publisher's Summary

The charges: explosive.

Alex Cross has never been on the wrong side of the law - until now. Charged with gunning down followers of his nemesis Gary Soneji in cold blood, Cross is being turned into the poster child for trigger-happy cops who think they're above the law. Cross knows it was self-defence. But will a jury see it that way?

The evidence: shocking.

As Cross fights for his freedom, his former partner John Sampson brings him a gruesome video tied to the mysterious disappearances of several young girls. Despite his suspension from the department, Cross can't say no to Sampson. The illicit investigation leads them to the darkest corners of the Internet, where murder is just another form of entertainment.

The People vs. Alex Cross: the trial of the century.

As the prosecution presents its case, and the nation watches, even those closest to Cross begin to doubt his innocence. If he can't convince his own family, how can he hope to persuade a jury? Although he has everything on the line, Cross will do whatever it takes to stop a dangerous criminal...even if he can't save himself.

©2017 James Patterson (P)2017 Random House Audiobooks

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Not the best

I love Alex Cross stories, but this one is definitely lacking the 'normal' James Patterson spark. Very disappointing.

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 30-03-2018

What a thrilling ride!

Never really got into Audiobooks before this title even though I was a subscriber. Classic Jane Patterson here! Lots of twists and turns and the plot just intertwine with one another. Good book to listen to anyways

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  • Barbro Tveit
  • 24-11-2017

VERY GOOD

Loved it, and I had to listen to the very end without stop. Best one yet

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  • robert
  • 21-06-2018

What a read

Amazing from start to finish ... love love love ... could read all over again

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  • Daron branston
  • 14-02-2018

love the Alex cross series always action packed

love the Alex cross series always action packed and very tense
can't wait for the next one

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  • jessiemillar
  • 22-12-2017

the people v alex cross

i loved it - written with the excellence and fast pace that readers expect from james patterson. great story line with unexpected twists

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  • Brian
  • 20-12-2017

Another great read

Loved this book same as all his books. Read for hour you get lost and visualise you are there

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  • John B.
  • 10-12-2017

Getting tired now.

Didn't enjoy this book. I think Patterson is running out of ideas now. It was a bit far fetched at times and I'm getting fed up with the unrealistic brilliance of the whole family.

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  • carol
  • 04-12-2017

Brilliant

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Absolutely brilliant as always by James Patterson....gripping until the very end. Would highly recommend.

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  • Jools
  • 09-11-2017

Great book

Brilliant narration fully enjoyed the book and the various storyline a bit lost in the middle but quickly recovered.

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  • topdog
  • 30-09-2018

recommendation

A nice story with a unforseen twist in it. I would recommend it as an easy read American Police thriller

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