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Richard North Patterson


Richard North Patterson

Richard North Patterson is the author of such bestselling novels as LOSS OF INNOCENCE, EXILE, DEGREE OF GUILT and SILENT WITNESS. He has appeared on "Good Morning America," "Hardball" and "The CBS Morning Show," and his articles on politics, literature, and law have been published in The London Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle and San Jose Mercury News.

He lives in Martha's Vineyard, Cabo San Lucas, and San Francisco with his wife, Dr. Nancy Clair.

Richard North Patterson

Books by Richard North Patterson

by Richard North Patterson - Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

As the court inquest into Benjamin Blaine's death casts suspicions on those closest to him, his son Adam struggles to protect them from those who still suspect that his father was murdered by one of his kin. But the sternest test of all is Adam's proximity to Carla Pacelli, his late father's mistress and a woman who, despite being pivotal to his family's plight, Adam finds himself increasingly drawn to.

by Richard North Patterson - Fiction, Historical Fiction

The time is June 1968, and America is in turmoil, engulfed in civil unrest in the midst of an unpopular war. As seen through the eyes of 21-year-old Whitney Dane, the summer with her family at Martha’s Vineyard should provide certainty and safety. By the end of that summer, the lives of Whitney and all those closest to her will change in dramatic ways.

by Richard North Patterson - Fiction, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

Using his training as a CIA operative, Ben Blaine skillfully seeks to find the truth surrounding his father’s violent death --- even if it means exposing one of his own family members as the killer and unearthing hidden skeletons that were never meant to be found.