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The Games

The Games

Two years ago Jack Morgan - the head of the renowned worldwide investigation firm Private - was in charge of security for the World Cup in Bazil. During the championship final, the action nearly spilled from the field into the stands. Fortunately, Jack and his team averted disast... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781780892825
Barcode 9781780892825
Published 13 June 2016 by Cornerstone
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Patterson, James
Series Private (part: 12)

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ISBN-13 9781780892825
ISBN-10 1780892829
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Cornerstone
Imprint Century
Publication Date 13 June 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Translated from English
Author(s) By Patterson, James
Series Private (part: 12)
Category Modern Fiction
Adventure / Thriller
Crime & Mystery Fiction
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade
Number of Pages 400
Dimensions Width: 154mm
Height: 233mm
Spine: 30mm
Weight 530g
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 651819

Description of this Book

Two years ago Jack Morgan - the head of the renowned worldwide investigation firm Private - was in charge of security for the World Cup in Bazil. During the championship final, the action nearly spilled from the field into the stands. Fortunately, Jack and his team averted disaster on football's biggest stage. Now he has returned to Rio to secure the Olympics. But before the torch is lit, the threats come fast and furious as Jack discovers that someone is trying to sabotage the games. A lethal plan put in motion during the World Cup is set to decimate Rio, and turn the Olympics from a worldwide celebration into a horrifying spectacle.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. His books have sold in excess of 300 million copies worldwide and he has been the most borrowed author in UK libraries for the past nine years in a row. 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 romance novels and stand-alone thrillers. 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, I Funny, Treasure Hunters, House of Robots, Confessions, and Maximum Ride series. James is the proud sponsor of the World Book Day Award and has donated millions in grants to independent bookshops. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.

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