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The Postcard Killers by James Patterson
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The Postcard Killers (edition 2010)

by James Patterson (Author)

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NYPD detective Jack Kanon and Swedish reporter Dessie Larsson traverse Europe in hot pursuit of a serial killer, one who sends a postcard before each murder and was responsible for the slayings of Jack's daughter and her boyfriend.
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Title:The Postcard Killers
Authors:James Patterson (Author)
Info:Little, Brown and Company (2010), 432 pages
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Rating:****
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It isn't possible for a book to be bad if James Patterson is the author, or one of the authors. ( )
  Michelle_Boyea | Jun 7, 2019 |
kills couples — couple Performance Art
creepy — good

NYPD detective Jacob Kanon is on a tour of Europe's most gorgeous cities. But the sights aren't what draw him--he sees each museum, each cathedral, and each cafe through the eyes of his daughter's killer. Kanon's daughter, Kimmy, and her boyfriend were murdered while on vacation in Rome. Since then, young couples in Paris, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, and Stockholm have been found dead. Little connects the murders, other than a postcard to the local newspaper that precedes each new victim.

Now Kanon teams up with the Swedish reporter, Dessie Larsson, who has just received a postcard in Stockholm--and they think they know where the next victims will be.
  christinejoseph | Aug 1, 2017 |
James Patterson draws the reader immediately into each book. Of course, Patterson's style of writing follows an example format that compels the reader deeper into the story. The action and language gather momentum that forces the reader to gobble up the pages. Patterson's book center on action, not on analysis. I enjoy a break from description and commentary, and Patterson provides a pleasant reprieve. Gory killings and crazy killers litter the pages, but glimpses of world-famous cities populate the mad race to find the killers. Patterson's language remains simplistic and his characters confirm to various stereotypes, but Patterson's books make you wonder if the person you just met might be a killer. ( )
  delphimo | Jun 4, 2017 |
Would have liked more background - what happened to Sylvia and Mac to make them so sick? ( )
  mtlkch | Jun 21, 2016 |
Evropom ubijaju ubice sa razglednice,ubijaju mlade turiste i imituraju najpoznatija djela umjetnosti iz tih zemalja,Desi je novinarka koja dobija razglednicu,zajedno sa policajcem iz Amerike otkriva ubice...i ljubav ( )
  ceca78 | Apr 10, 2016 |
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Uff da, Liza Marklund! Paret Marklund & Patterson har skapt et makkverk.
added by annek49 | editDagbladet, KURT HANSSEN (Feb 8, 2010)
 

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