Jodi (antsmarching81) reviewed along came a spider (alex cross, bk 1) on 11/24/2008 + 51 more book reviews helpful score: 6 having read a few of james patterson's newer works, i decided to go back to the beginning for alex cross. 3 must read books by james patterson posted by why read | jul 29, 2014 | literature & fiction books , mystery books , thriller & suspense books as one of the most successful authors of our time, james patterson has been featured on the covers of the new york times and time magazine. Overall, along came a spider is a average mystery thriller at best the film is twisty, but not smart twisty just twisty twists are something that, if used intelligently can add a lot to a film. James patterson was born in newburgh, new york, on march 22, 1947 he graduated from manhattan college in 1969 and received a m a from vanderbilt university in 1970. Read along came a spider by james patterson with rakuten kobo discover the classic thriller that launched the #1 detective series of the past twenty-five years, now one of pbs's &quo.
Along came a spider by james patterson book pdf online - review & summary about the book : along came a spider by james patterson was published on 1st december 1993 in english the publisher of the book is little brown and company. The spectacular international bestseller that introduced washington-based homicide detective alex cross and launched james patterson's career as one of the fastest-selling thriller writers in the world -- now reissued in striking new cover style. Book review: along came a spider by james patterson june 22, 2015 kathy davie book reviews 13 i received this book for free from the library in exchange for an honest review. I found that james patterson's #1 book along came a spider is a very interesting read it it not too often that i can find a psychological mystery to be this exceptional.
Along came a spider (alex cross) by james patterson little brown hardcover good spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading may contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Along came a spider by james patterson, 9780446364195, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Along came a spider begins with the double kidnapping of the daughter of a famous hollywood actress and the young son of the secretary of the treasury and that's only the beginning.
Along came a spider by james patterson is a great omg book because that's what you'll say after almost every chapterthis is the first alex cross book and sets up our hero nicely. Along came a spider by james patterson isbn: 0446364193 genre: fiction (the buy button will take you to the standard print edition of this book at amazoncom. In this novel, james patterson introduces his star character, detective psychiatrist alex cross charles turner's narration provides a depth that places the characters right alongside the listener he superbly differentiates the cast while at the same time creating empathy for their situations.
Review the new york daily news says: james patterson is to suspense what danielle steel is to romance from the back cover along came a spider begins with the double kidnapping of the daughter of a famous hollywood actress and the young son of the secretary of the treasury. Along came a spider's saving grace is freeman, who strides through the film with his dignity intact even mired in something like this, freeman is watchable - and that's one reason he's among the best, most underrated actors working today. A few loopholes i can forgive but when a plot is riddled with them, crippled by them, made implausible by them, as in along came a spider, i get distracted i'm wondering, since dr alex cross is so brilliant, how come he doesn't notice yawning logical holes in the very fabric of the story he's.
Booktopia has along came a spider, alex cross : book 1 by james patterson buy a discounted paperback of along came a spider online from australia's leading online bookstore. This entry was posted in 2014, 3 star rating, book reviews and tagged 3 star rating, alex cross, along came a spider, book review, crime, james patterson, mystery, published in 1993, series, thriller by yvo. I just finished reading along came a spider by james patterson this book is targeted for the thriller/suspense genre it takes place in washington, dc this book is about two kids from two wealthy families who get kidnapped by a man who poses as their teacher.
James patterson started his best-selling alex cross series in 1993 with along came a spider there are now 25 books in the series pbs included the alex cross mysteries on its list of 100 books and series for the great american read. A missing little girl named maggie rose a family of three brutally murdered in the projects of washington, dc the thrill-killing of a beautiful elementary school teacher. A review on the book 'along came a spider' - james patterson. A great book that was made into a hit motion picture, along came a spider has a superb story and superb twists while the story has different tempos in different parts of the book, james patterson manages to keep the reader engrossed.