Kidnapped

Kidnapped

BookShots

Summary

James Patterson’s BookShots. Short, fast-paced, high-impact entertainment.

PLEASE HELP BEFORE HE KILLS ME.


Travelling home for the festive season, Jon Roscoe receives a desperate cry for help.

This year, Christmas with his family isn't quite as he had planned...

About the author

James Patterson

JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. His books have sold in excess of 400 million copies worldwide. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past two decades - the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club, Detective Michael Bennett and Private novels - and he has written many other number one bestsellers including stand-alone thrillers and non-fiction.

James is passionate about encouraging children to read. Inspired by his own son who was a reluctant reader, he also writes a range of books for young readers including the Middle School, Dog Diaries, Treasure Hunters and Max Einstein series. James has donated millions in grants to independent bookshops and has been the most borrowed author in UK libraries for the past thirteen years in a row. He lives in Florida with his family.
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