7th Heaven

7th Heaven

By James Patterson; Maxine Paetro

Grand Central Publishing, Paperback, 9780446199254, 386pp.

Publication Date: April 7, 2009

A VERY PUBLIC DISAPPEARANCE California's "Boy with a Broken Heart," the teenage son of a recent governor, has disappeared under mysterious circumstances. Michael Campion, born with an incurable heart defect, has grown up under the watchful eye of an adoring public. The pressure on Detective Lindsay Boxer to learn what happened to Michael is overwhelming. When she finally does get a lead, it's devastating - and for Assistant District Attorney Yuki Castellano it leads to the biggest trial of her life. A DEADLY RASH OF ARSONS While working on the Campion case, Lindsay and her partner, Rich Conklin, also try to catch whoever is setting fire to some of the most beautiful homes in San Francisco, leaving their owners to perish in the flames. Lindsay brings in her friends in the Women's Murder Club to help her find the arsonist - and suddenly the fires start raging much too close to home. A CHANCE AT 7TH HEAVEN These two intense cases bring Lindsay and her partner, Rich, closer together than ever -and put Lindsay on the brink. Torn between two men and close to an emotional meltdown, she has to draw on every resource to keep from being pulled under. Full of the stunning twists and emotional surprises that only James Patterson can deliver, 7th Heaven is an unstoppable new thriller from "the man who can't miss" (Time magazine).

About the Author
James Patterson is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of many books, including the blockbuster series MAXIMUM RIDE. More than 100 million of his books are in print around the world, making him one of the top-selling writers of all time.

Maxine Paetro is the author of three novels and two works of nonfiction and the coauthor of numerous books with James Patterson. She lives in New York with her husband.

Praise For 7th Heaven

"Patterson knows where our deepest fears are buried...There's no stopping his imagination."
-New York Times Book Review

"When it comes to mysteries, you can't beat the
amazing mind of James Patterson . . . Richly woven. The story twists and turns
and the ending will leave you open mouthed."
-AllThingsGirl.net on 7th Heaven

. . . fascinating . . . moves at breakneck speed . . . a must-read."
-BookReporter.com on 7th Heaven

opening two chapters of 7TH
HEAVEN should be set to the Mission Impossible theme song.
Tension and violence races through those first few pages as surely as that
burning fuse tracked across the screen. And you won't be able to stop there."
-BlogCritics.org on 7th Heaven

"A fast-paced thriller . . . a swift and pleasurable
-ArmchairInterviews.com on 7th Heaven