Lindsey is once again faced with a psychopath killer is not only ruthless, he's smart too. His prey of choice? Women and their child. He gets them when they least expect it. His signature is a cryptic message and Lindsey knows right away that this wasn't just some random act of violence.
On the night of the first mother-child murder, a man and his wife's home is broken into, jewelry is stolen from a safe and the wife has dead. Does this case have anything to do with the murders? How many more people have to die before this puzzle is pieced together?
I'm a huge fan of James Patterson and the Woman's Murder Club. I enjoyed reading this book but I felt like it was a little bland, not as intriguing as most of his books.
The prologue of the novel opens with a cat-burglar stealing priceless jewels from Casey Dowling, the wife of famous Hollywood star,Marcus Dowling. As the thief is leaving, she knocks over the console table and wakes Casey and Marcus. Their marriage had been on the rocks and Marcus realizes that he has a chance to blame a murder on someone else. He kills his wife and accuses the thief of murder. As this murder is taking place, a psychopathic killer is on the loose. This murderer … more
Dynamic Duo in Top Form! Best of WMC books yet! From the cover of The 9th Judgment (The Women's Murder Club): The Women's Murder Club hunts a killer with a motto: Women and children first! If that doesn't grab you, all you have to do is read the first chapter to become thoroughly hooked on this heavy-hitting action-thriller. Chapter one opens with the wife of popular movie star Marcus Dowling being murdered in what appears to be a cat burglary. The finger … more
I am married to a wonderful man who I love more than I ever thought possible. My favorite things in life are spending time with the hubby, my puppy, reading, watching movies or TV and laughing with my … more
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"Those who haven't read any of the novels in the Women's Murder Club series are cheating themselves." (BookReporter.com)
"I can't believe how good Patterson is, whether he's doing aWashingtonpolice yarn or traveling a different road with a female narrator. He is always on the mark. I have never begun a Patterson book and been able to put it down." (USA TodayLarry King)
"Patterson and Paetro are at their best here, weaving a number of plots together to create a novel that dips and flows across genre lines.... A series that shows no signs of fatigue or flagging." (BookReporter.com)