(Alex Cross 14)
Alex Cross tracks the scariest killer of them all - to Africa and back.
'No one gets this big without amazing natural storytelling talent - which is what Jim has, in spades. The Alex Cross series proves it.' LEE CHILD, international bestselling author of the Jack Reacher series
The fourteenth book in the bestselling Alex Cross series
A killer's trail leads Detective Alex Cross to Africa - and a whole new world of danger...Called in to investigate a massacre in Washington D.C., Alex Cross is shocked to discover an old friend among the victims. Furious and devastated, he sets out to get justice.
The lethal D.C. underworld leads him to the Niger Delta, where the heroin and slave trades are rife, and to the terrifying, psychopathic perpetrator of the massacre: the Tiger.
But nothing is what it seems, and as Cross travels deeper into this dangerous world of corruption and conspiracy, his own survival is on the line...
“[Cross Country] opens with one of the most chilling murder scenes I've read in a long time ... High-octane stuff”
“It was absolutely fantastic ... Cross Country has an amazing sense of speed, there's a really brilliant tension in the plot ... You're just completely engrossed in it from start to finish ... The story is unrelentingly exciting”
The Simon Mayo show, BBC Radio 5 Live