Along came a Spider – James Patterson

Along Came a Spider by James Patterson is a thrilling and suspenseful crime novel that will keep readers on the edge of their seats until the very end. It is the first book in the Alex Cross series, following the brilliant detective as he investigates the kidnapping of two children from an elite private school.

Book Description:

Alex Cross is a homicide detective with a Ph.D. in psychology. He is one of the best in the business, and he is known for his brilliant mind and his ability to get inside the heads of criminals.

When two children are kidnapped from an elite private school, Alex Cross is called in to lead the investigation. The kidnapper is a cold-blooded killer, and he is playing a deadly game with Cross.

Cross must use all of his skills and experience to track down the kidnapper and save the children. Along the way, he will have to deal with a ruthless killer, a corrupt police department, and his own personal demons.

The kidnapper is Gary Soneji, a psychopathic serial killer who has been planning the kidnapping for years. Soneji is obsessed with fame and notoriety, and he wants to commit the perfect crime.

Cross is determined to stop Soneji and save the children. He knows that Soneji is a time bomb, and that he will kill again if he is not stopped.

Along Came a Spider is a thrilling and suspenseful novel that will keep readers guessing until the very end. It is a must-read for fans of crime fiction, psychological thrillers, and James Patterson.


  • Good vs. evil
  • The nature of evil
  • The power of love
  • The importance of family
  • The resilience of the human spirit

Target Audience:

Readers who enjoy crime fiction, psychological thrillers, and suspense novels. Readers who are fans of James Patterson and other popular crime writers.

Additional information

Weight 0.50 kg
Dimensions 20 × 15 × 3 cm