If You Like Alex Cross, You May Also Like...

Cross My Heart by James Patterson
Serial murder; bank robbery; kidnapping -- all of these crimes and more are investigated by Washington, D.C. police detective/psychologist Alex Cross in James Patterson's Alex Cross Mysteries. Told from the points of view of both Cross and the killer, these roller-coaster cases have plenty of twists and grisly details. No wonder this series of 21 books (and counting) make the bestseller lists time after time.

If you enjoyed reading the Alex Cross Mysteries, you may also like these series (according to NoveList):

The Bone Collector by Jeffery Deaver
The Lincoln Rhyme Mysteries by Jeffery Deaver
Reason:  The Alex Cross Mysteries and the Lincoln Rhyme Mysteries are fast-paced, hard-edged suspense stories in which a mystery is being solved. Both series also provide details about crime solving and criminal psychology. (NoveList)
Start with The Bone Collector.

When the Bough Breaks by Jonathan Kellerman
Alex Delaware novels by Jonathan Kellerman
Reason:  The protagonists of the Alex Cross Mysteries and the Alex Delaware Novels share more than merely a first name; they are both criminal psychologists. These intelligent protagonists solve gritty and disturbing crimes committed by psychopathic criminals. (NoveList)
Start with When the Bough Breaks

Rules of Prey by John Sandford
The Prey Series by John Sandford
Reason:  These hard-edged, action-packed mystery suspense stories combine police work, psychological insight, and criminal elements. Both series feature coarse language and graphic violence, and a bleak atmosphere is pervasive. (NoveList)
Start with Rules of Prey

Privileged Information by Stephen White
Alan Gregory novels  by Stephen White
Reason:  These fast-paced, intricately plotted, and suspenseful mystery series both feature detectives trained in clinical psychology who encounter a wide range of disturbed criminals and unbalanced patients. (NoveList)
Start with Privileged Information

No comments:

Post a Comment