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James Patterson , one of the most prolific writers know to man, has some books to be included in a series and some that stand alone. The following list is the various series that he has written with a brief description.
This is probably his most famous series. The hero of this series works for the Washington, D.C. Police Department as a special consultant for the Major Case Squad. He is a single parent with lives with his grandmother, Nana Mama, and his children Ali, and Jannine. His love interest , Detective Brianna Stone, who also works for the Washington, D. C. Police Department also lives with them.
Michael Bennett is a police officer who can solve cases that others can not.
Women's Murder Club
This series became a TV series for a period of time. The main characters are all women and all close friends. They get together and solve hard to sole crimes
This is a series for the young reader.
Daniel X has secret powers that he uses to help solve crimes.
James Patterson Trivia
- Since the year 2000 he has written and average of 2 to 4 books a year.
- He has one child, a son named Jack.
- He came up with the slogan Toys R Us kid.
- His last 16 novels have been best sellers and have grossed over one billion dollars.
- He was born in Newburgh, New York on March 22, 1947.
- He has written 71 novels in 33 years.
- At one time he was a New York ad executive for Burger King.
- The chapters in his book are all 2 to 4 pages long.
- He published his first novel, The Thomas Berryman Number, in 1976.
- He is the founder of the James Patterson Page Turner Awards.
- In 2008 he launched ReadKiddoRead.com to help pursue the love of reading for children. It helps parents and teacher5s choose the best books for the child.
Newer books from 2010 to Now
Worst Case - 2010
Fang - 2010
The 9th Judgment - 2010
Don't Blink - 2010
10th Anniversary - 2010
Private - 2010
Postcard Killers - 2010 This book is a collaberation with Swedish author Lish Marklund
Cross Fire - 2010
Witch & Wizard: The Gift - 2010
Kill Alex Cross - 2011
Kill Me It You Can - 2011
Tick Tock - 2011
Now You See Her - 2011
Angel - 2011
Toys - 2011
11th Hour -2011
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life - 2011
Guys Read: Boys Will be Boys - 2011
Private Games - 2012
Middle School: Get Me Out of Here - 2012
Private: #1 Suspect - 2012
Nevermore - 2012
I, Michael Bennett - 2012
Guilty Wives - 2012
Merry Christmas, Alex Cross - 2012
Confessions of a Murder Suspect - 2012
I Funny - 2012
Zoo - 2012
Private London - 2012
The Kiss - 2013
Private Berlin - 2013
My Brother is a Big Fat Liar - 2013
Alex Cross, Run - 2013
12th of Never - 2013
Mistress - 2013
Confessions of an Angel - 2013
Cross My Heart - 2013
Second Honeymoon - 2013
Treasure Hunters - available September 2013
How I Survived Bullies, Broccoli, and Snake Hill - 2013
Gone - 2013
I Even Funnier - 2013
Private L.A. - available 2014
Novels adapted to film
Child of Darkness, Child of Light - (1991) - formerly Virgin
Kiss the Girls - (1997)
Miracle of the 17th Green - (1999)
Along Came a Spider (2001)
1st to Die - (2003)
Suzanna's Diary for Nicholas - 2005)
Women's Murder Club series - (2007) - made into a television series
Maximum Ride - (2010) - based on the 1st three books of this series
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