James pattersons books fly off the shelves and his alex cross series is a particularly explosive set. One word of advice read the alex cross books in order. Alex cross s wife, bree stone, must either solve the case or lose her position as the citys newly elevated chief of detectives. Alex cross tyler perry is a detroit detective who specializes in criminal profiling. Alex cross was a rising star in the washington, dc, police department when an unknown shooter gunned down his wife, maria, in front of him. This is the alex cross book youll wish james patterson hadnt written. Jun 27, 2012 alex cross follows the young homicide detectivepsychologist tyler perry, from the worldwide bestselling novels by james patterson, as he meets his match in a serial killer matthew fox. The adaptation of the middle school novel by patterson for middle grade students came out in theaters in 2016.
Alex cross 14 by james patterson from amazons fiction books store. Homicide detective alex cross teams up with his wife to beat a d. Police department when an unknown shooter gunned down his wife in front of him. After shots pierce the tranquil nighttime calm of rock creek park, a man is dead. Craig, a special agent for the federal bureau of investigation, is initially a close friend of cross and assists the detective in his highprofile investigations, and also occasionally asks cross for help with his own cases. Buy a discounted paperback of cross country online from australias leading online. While tracking down a vicious serial killer matthew fox, cross nearly meets his match when the case shifts from a high stakes game of catandmouse into a personal mission. He struggled financially for three years before giving it up. Start reading cross country alex cross book 14 on your kindle in under a. It is also the only movie that john sampson is seen in. I, alex cross is the 16th novel in the alex cross series by james patterson. Alex cross, a black detective with a phd in psychology, and jezzie flanagan, an ambitious young secret service agent are called in to take the case.
Then a snipers bullet strikes a target in the heart of d. Cross returns to private psychology practice, but continues to work with the police. However, sampsons name in the film was changed to tommy kane. He and his partners best friend tommy edward burns and younger cop monica rachel nichols are the police departments premiere detective team. He tells them the story of ben corbett, lawyer to the poor and downtrodden in 1900s washington d. Alex cross series fanfiction archive with over 21 stories. Csupporting characters include two of crosss children, damon, and janelle, as well as his grandmother nana mama. Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. Since his first novel won the edgar award in 1977 james pattersons books have sold more than 375 million copies. Its success led to 5 sequel novels, cross fire, kill alex cross, merry christmas, alex cross, alex cross, run and cross my heart. In this movie, john sampsons introduction and appearance is more faithful to the book and series. Originally written and produced by james patterson, the alex cross movie series has three book to movie adaptations over the last decade with the latest released in 2012. Rent alex cross 2012 starring tyler perry and matthew fox on dvd and bluray. It is based on the novel cross by james patterson and the third installment of the alex cross film series, which was considered as a reboot of the series.
Alex cross completions consulting devon energy linkedin. The role of main character alex cross was also taken up, played by tyler perry in the 2012 film titled alex cross. But solving crime runs in the family and its time for cross to tell his own children about their ancestors. Alex cross, the popular character created by bestselling novelist james patterson. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic. In it, cross is a naive, bumbling moron who lurches from one incredibly bad decision to the next, never stopping for an instant to ponder what could go wrong. Alex cross 2012 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Alex cross series book 1 james patterson author alton fitzgerald white performer 2005. While cross is dedicated to his work, hes just as committed to his home life, and is excited to learn he and his wife maria carmen ejogo. Alex cross 2012 rob cohen synopsis, characteristics. Alex cross is a crime, mystery, and thriller novel series written by james patterson. With the country still in shock, the assassination of a prominent senator strikes another devastating blow to the heart of the nations capital. Marz 1947 in newburgh, orange county, new york ist ein. Cross justice will be release on november 11, 2015. Metropolitan police department mpdc, but eventually becomes a senior agent with the federal bureau of investigation fbi. He is the author of the alex cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twentyfive years, including kiss the girls and along came a spider. Alex cross is the lead character in the alex cross series of novels by novelist james patterson. A leader has fallen, and alex cross joins the procession of mourners from capitol hill to the white house.
Alex cross, im coming for youeven from the grave if i have to. Cross book description alex cross was a rising star in the washington, dc, police department when an unknown shooter gunned down his wife, maria, in front of him. Alex cross is an african american detective and psychologist based out of the southeast quadrant of washington, d. See the complete profile on linkedin and discover alexs connections.
The first in the novel series is along came a spider published in 1993. Detective alex cross and brees wedding plans are put on hold when alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of washington d. Alex cross follows the young homicide detectivepsychologist tyler perry, from the worldwide bestselling novels by james patterson, as he meets his match in a. He writes fulltime and lives in florida with his family.
Follow the adventures of detective alex cross as he solves thrilling mysteries and faces notorious criminals. As well as being the 10th alex cross book london bridges is also the second part of the wolf story line which was started in the big bad wolf but this time we also see the return of cross old foe the weasel. Alex cross movies in order like many successful movies, alex cross was initially a book series. The alex cross collection, volume one by james patterson. Alex s need for someone is murdering hollywoods alist, and alex. The killer was never found, and the case turned cold, filed among the unsolved drivebys in d. Alex cross and his family join men and women from across the nation lining the streets of washington, dc to mourn the unexpected death of the president. See all 35 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Kill alex cross by james patterson audiobook addicts. He has such sherlockian intuition in alex cross you might almost imagine he read the james patterson novel the movie is based on except that the movie isnt based on a patterson book, just on the character played by morgan freeman in kiss the girls 1997 and along came a spider 2001. If there really were human superheroes, alex cross would be at the head of the class. The complete series list for alex cross james patterson. Cross kill by james patterson overdrive rakuten overdrive.
A highprofile case in washington, two kidnapped children, a ransom of 10 million. See all 40 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Parents need to know that alex cross is a quasiprequel to the other james pattersonbased dramas featuring a mucholder cross played by morgan freeman in along came a spider and kiss the girls. Firealex cross 14 alex cross series james patterson author helmut splinter translator. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The chronological order of the alex cross books are the exact same as the publication order. A novel by the author of the bestselling along came a spider alex cross book 2 4. Deaths shadow passes close to home in this latest installment of pattersons longrunning det. See the complete alex cross series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. The book was adapted into a film starring morgan freeman in 2001.
Alex cross is one of the nations foremost detectives. He worked with vicap violent criminal apprehension program as a liaison between the fbi and d. Cross country alex cross, book 14 by james patterson book cover, description, publication history. Alex cross series in order james patterson fictiondb. When the home of alex crosss longtime friend ellie cox is turned. The adapted screenplay was written by marc moss and kerry williamson. The series of books is in the mystery crime and thriller genres. New york times if there really were human superheroes, alex cross would be at the head of the class. Cross country alex cross, book 14 by james patterson. I fear that will be the last alex cross book i will read, which is a shame, as i used to. Along came a spider killer gary soneji has been dead for over ten years. The story starts off with a small town in nevada being blown up followed by a bunch of threats sent to the us government. Buy a discounted paperback of cross the line online from australias leading online bookstore.
Each book in the series is a whole story with a beginning and an ending, however there are references to prior stories in the series. Kill alex cross is the latest actionpacked thriller from prolific author james patterson. Alex cross is the fictional character created by james patterson, and is a detective slash psychologist based in washington. Rent alex cross 2012 on dvd and bluray dvd netflix. Alex cross is a specialist in forensic psychology, originally working for the washington dc police department and later as an fbi senior agent. The younger version of cross played by tyler perry is even more willing to chase criminals and do whats necessary to stop them and that doesnt. The series focuses on metropolitan police department detective and father alex cross as he faces threats to his family and the city of washington, d. A full cast of contrasting characters moves the story along as members. Alex cross series in 1993, james patterson released his 8th book along came a spider which introduced the world to detective alex cross. Alex cross tyler perry works as a detectivepsychologist for the detroit police department along with his lifelong friend, tommy kane edward burns, and detective monica ashe rachel nichols. He started in the homicide division of the washington, d. But when a hit man a crazyeyed matthew fox inexplicably kills three goons and a beautiful businesswoman with ties to a multinational corporation trying to. Kyle craig is a fictional character and antagonist in james pattersons series of novels featuring washington, d.
It follows on directly from the cliffhanger that ended cross my heart, so cannot really be read without reading that book first. Alex cross encounters his most explosive case ever as a d. James patterson new book list for 2015 newinbooksnewinbooks. James pattersons alex cross books in order dead good. Join facebook to connect with alex cross and others you may know. The series focuses on metropolitan police department detective and father. The alex cross series is a series of novels written by the prolific american author james patterson. View alex cross profile on linkedin, the worlds largest professional community. As he navigates his hometown waters he unearths a family secret and must confront a ghost he long believed was dead.
Cross the line book by james patterson thriftbooks. Thierry mulch has kidnapped and supposedly killed all the members of alex crosss family. Oh, yeah, alex cross is a brilliant detective, all right. The 21st book in james pattersons successful alex cross series follows alex cross as he returns home to north carolina to prove his cousins innocence in a crime. In the 2012 film alex cross, he was portrayed by actor edward burns and had a substantial larger role than in kiss the girls. Alex cross faces the most cunning, psychotic killer of his career in the blockbuster james patterson novel that inspired a major motion picture.365 905 1054 914 157 1144 1021 690 815 1540 430 320 358 302 321 423 729 102 723 540 994 1299 855 1221 384 522 1047 426 1146 798 635 1388 3 916 902