The 9th Judgment

The 9th Judgment

Book - 2010
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A young mother and her infant child are ruthlessly gunned down while returning to their car in the garage of a shopping mall. The same night, the wife of A-list actor Marcus Dowling is woken by a cat burglar and in just seconds there is a nearly empty safe, a lifeless body, and another mystery that throws San Francisco into hysteria. Before the Women's Murder Club can piece together either case, one of the killers forces Detective Lindsay Boxer to put her own life on the line--but is it enough to save the city?
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780316036276
Branch Call Number: F PATTE-J
Characteristics: 355 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Paetro, Maxine
Alternative Title: Ninth judgment


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Dec 28, 2015

Love this book want more of the lipstick murder to be in other books has to have a lot of the best twists

May 01, 2015

I found this to be better than several of the previous instalments in this series. I still don't like the superhuman qualities attributed to the main character, though

May 12, 2014

Read this in a day. Good read.

I enjoyed this book with it's many twists and turns although I think it could have been written without the sex scenes and not lost anything. Who needs to read about a policeman having sex with his girlfriend in the back seat of a car in a murder mystery story?

B2K2rEaD Jan 20, 2013

10s bigger than 9 !
So, the next book (10th ...) has a major job, to keep up with 9th Judgement !
9th had some astonishingly GOOD story lines, surprises and was an easy & enjoyable filled book.

gruessgott Aug 10, 2012

A good thriller. Up to James Patterson's mystery standards. He needs to stay away from science fiction and pseudo history and stick to what he does best---mysterys

Speedreader52 Feb 16, 2012

I love the Women's club series,always a very interesting read with lots of twists and turns. Shows that women can play with the big boys too. Couldn't put this one down!!

Krajzel Feb 04, 2012

I expected better of James Patterson. I love the ladies club, but you could not tell who was a part of the club and who was not. Plot was good, the chase with Lindsay and the Lipstick Killer was just not realistic.

May 06, 2011

It is an Okay book to read but not the best of James Pattersons books.....

Jan 06, 2011

This is not one of James Patterson best series.

James Patterson does a better job when he writes on his own

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