About this book
The latest novel from the bestselling Patterson, featuring his popular character Alex Cross in a festive story. He's called in on Christmas Eve to deal with a corporate lawyer turned small-time drug dealer, who's holding his children, ex-wife and her new husband at gun point.
It's a snowy Christmas Eve, and Detective Alex Cross is at home celebrating with his family. Just as Alex's wife Bree emerges from the kitchen, his phone rings with news that shatters the night: at a nearby home, a family has been taken hostage - and the situation is spiralling out of control fast.