What’s more dangerous than a killer? For Detective Alex Cross, it’s a killer who thinks he’s the good guy... Shots ring out in suburban Washington D.C. in the early hours. When the smoke clears, a senior police official lies dead, leaving his force scrambling for answers. Under pressure from the mayor, Alex Cross steps up and takes command of the investigation – just as a brutal crime wave sweeps the region. There’s just one thing in common in these deadly scenes: the victims are criminals. As Cross pursues a murderer who’s appointed himself judge, jury and executioner, he must take the law back into his own hands – because although this killer has a conscience, the city Cross has sworn to protect is rapidly descending into chaos...
Detective Alex Cross’s world is crashing down around him. Hunted like prey, his predator is preparing for the kill. Alex Cross has devoted his life to protecting others. Now, he finds himself unable to protect even those closest to him. He’s never faced an enemy like this before. One by one, everyone he loves is being taken from him. If he can’t find out how, he’ll soon have no-one – and nothing – left...
One dead president. Top officials in line for succession. Can Alex Cross stop international assassins from derailing the peaceful transfer of power? TARGET: HEAD OF STATE A leader has fallen, and the procession route from Capitol Hill to the White House is lined with hundreds of thousands of mourners. None feel the loss of a President more keenly than Alex Cross, who has devoted his life to the public good. TARGET: UNITED STATES CABINET A sniper's bullet strikes a target in the heart of DC. Alex Cross's wife, Bree Stone, newly elevated chief of DC detectives, faces an ultimatum: solve the case, or lose the position for which she's worked her entire career. The Secret Service and the FBI deploy as well in the race to find the shooter. Alex is tasked by the new President to take a personal role with the FBI, leading an investigation unprecedented in scale and scope. TARGET: ALEX CROSS Alex has a horrible premonition: is the sniper's strike only the beginning of a larger attack on the nation? It isn't long before his fears explode into life, and the nation plunges into a full-blown Constitutional crisis. His ingenuity, his training, and his capacity for battle are tested beyond limits in the most far-reaching and urgently consequential case of his life. As the rule of law is shattered by chaos, and Alex fights to isolate a suspect, Alex's loyalty may be the biggest danger of all.
From Ireland to Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Westward, 1746-1998
Author: Lowell Myers Duffey
"Thomas Ramsay Senior, of Ireland and Fayette County, Pennsylvania, married Mary Elizabeth Cross, and Michael Duffey Senior, of Ireland, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, and Adams and Brown Counties, Ohio, married Nancy Agness Cross. Our research into these and other areas of Pennsylvania and Ohio indicates these women were related and has identified other related bearers of the Cross surname"--Page 3.
The second novel in the bestselling Alex Cross series Detective Alex Cross is caught between two murderous masterminds – and so is his family... When his niece Naomi goes missing, Alex Cross follows the trail – and discovers links to a string of recent abductions and murders, with one horrifying complication. There are two killers at work on opposite sides of the country, collaborating and competing to commit the worst crimes the country has ever seen. With his family at risk, Cross knows that his investigation is putting him directly in the line of fire... Adapted as a major Hollywood movie, starring Morgan Freeman
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