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The quickie

The quickie

Patterson, James, 1947-; Ledwidge, Michael

Lauren Stillwell is not your average damsel in distress. When the NYPD cop discovers her husband leaving a hotel with another woman, she decides to beat him at his own game. But her revenge goes dangerously awry, and she finds her world spiralling into a hell that becomes more terrifying by the hour

Paperback, Book. English. Thriller. Suspense fiction.
Published London: Headline, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge
ISBN: 0755349555, 9780755349555
Note: Originally published: 2007.
Physical Description: 407 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Policewomen New York (State) New York Fiction.

Author note

James Patterson (Author)

James Patterson is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. Since winning the EdgarT Award for Best First Novel with The Thomas Berryman Number, 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 eight 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. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.

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 specifically for young readers. James is a founding partner of Booktrust's Children's Reading Fund in the UK.