THIRD DEGREE with James Patterson

A Woman's Murder Club Mystery

"There is no way you can put down 3RD DEGREE once it has been started."  -

Detective Lindsay Boxer and Assistant District Attorney Jill Bernhardt are enjoying a quiet afternoon in San Francisco when a townhouse across the street explodes in flames. A sinister note signed 'August Spies' is found at the scene of the disaster, and the body of an infant who was asleep in the house at the time of the explosion cannot be found.

Soon a wave of violent incidents, all with links to political terrorism and involving 'August Spies,' sweeps through the city.An upcoming economic summit of the world's most powerful nations will surely be a target. And it's up to the Women's Murder Club to get to the bottom of the violence before it's too late.

Delivering the breakneck pace and never-saw-it-coming plot twists that have made James Patterson the most addictive writer at work today, 3rd DEGREE is another searing and unforgettable thriller from the nation's #1 bestselling suspense writer.

Critical Praise for 3RD DEGREE

"This is by far the best book in the women's murder club series!" - 

"Incredible... Chilling.. . The suspense is never ending and the plot is to die for!" -

"A pulse-pounding race against time/Suspense is never in short supply." -