The first book in James Patterson’s #1 New York Times bestselling Michael Bennett series
NYPD Detective Michael Bennett is about to take on the most
sinister challenge of his career. The nation has fallen into mourning after the
unexpected death of a beloved former first lady, and the most powerful people
in the world gather in New York for her funeral. Then the inconceivable occurs.
Billionaires, politicians, and superstars of every kind are suddenly trapped
within one man’s brilliant and cold-blooded scenario—and Bennett gets pulled
into the fray. As the danger escalates, he is hit with devastating news: after
fighting for many years, his wife has succumbed to a terrible disease. As New
York descends into chaos, he has lost the great love of his life and faces
raising his heartbroken children alone. And he must still somehow rescue
Day after day, Bennett confronts the most ruthless man he
has ever dealt with, a man who kills without hesitation and counters everything
the NYPD and FBI throw at him with impunity. As the entire world watches, and
the tensions build to a searing heat Bennett has to find a way out … or face
responsibility for the greatest debacle in history. Download and start listening now!