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Grouping Titleworst case
Grouping Authorjames patterson
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-09-30 03:30:48AM
Last Indexed2020-09-30 03:31:46AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780316036221

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display_descriptionBest case: survival
The son of one of New York's wealthiest families is snatched off the street and held hostage. His parents can't save him, because this kidnapper isn't demanding money. Instead, he quizzes his prisoner on the price others pay for his life of luxury. In this exam, wrong answers are fatal.
Worst case: death
Detective Michael Bennett leads the investigation. With ten kids of his own, he can't begin to understand what could lead someone to target anyone's children. As another student disappears, one powerful family after another uses their leverage and connections to turn the heat up on the mayor, the press—anyone who will listen—to stop this killer. Their reach extends all the way to the FBI, who send their top Abduction Specialist, Agent Emily Parker. Bennett's life—and love life—suddenly get even more complicated.
This case: Detective Michael Bennett is on it
Before Bennett has a chance to protest the FBI's intrusion on his case, the mastermind changes his routine. His plan leads up to the most devastating demonstration yet—one that could bring cataclysmic devastation to every inch of New York. From the shocking first page to the last exhilarating scene, Worst Case is a non-stop thriller from "America's #1 storyteller" (Forbes).
The eBook Special Edition includes:
A profile of Michael Bennett
A list of the Michael Bennett series with descriptions of all the cases
Addresses of the locations of the main scenes in the book
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seriesMichael Bennett mysteries
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subject_facetChildren of the rich -- Fiction
Hostages -- Fiction
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Police -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction
Suspense fiction
title_displayWorst case
title_fullWorst Case
Worst case / a novel by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge
title_shortWorst case
topic_facetChildren of the rich