A fast-paced, exciting sequel to the bestselling, powerful thriller, Step on a Crack
Detective Michael Bennett is back and the race is on to catch a deadly killer terrorising New York.
The Teacher has a meticulous and calculated plan. Cold-hearted and cunning, no one knows who he is or where he came from. Until now. Now it is time for everyone to learn his name as he teaches New York a lesson it will never forget.
Intent on exacting revenge and causing mass hysteria, he embarks on the worst killing spree the city has ever seen. The whole New York Police Department is tested to its limits, none more so than Detective Michael Bennett. As the Teacher leads him on a terrifying chase, Bennett follows in his tracks but just as he seems to be on the brink of a breakthrough, he is pulled deeper and deeper into an unfolding terror. The killer has one more victim in his sights and it brings Bennett’s investigation frighteningly close to home.
With only one man standing in his way, how far will the Teacher go to complete what he set out to do? And at what price?Author Profile
James Patterson is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past decade: the Women’s Murder Club, the Alex Cross novels and Maximum Ride, and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers. He has won an Edgar award, the mystery world’s highest honour. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.Reviews
... brilliant. It feels just like you’re reading a Bruce Willis film – switch off brain, and turn on the entertainment. Take it for what it is, a great holiday read,Its breakneck pace leaves you gasping for breath. Packed with typical Patterson panache … it won’t disappoint his millions of fans for a single moment