James Patterson, the #1 bestselling author of our time, is back with a new gripping story in the genre of mystery, thriller and suspense. Are you ready for yet another fascinating novel from the world-esteemed master? In Alert, the regular citizens of New-York are really scared - a powerful organization is doing everything in its power to keep the honest folks in fear and dark. After they manage to execute 2 successful high-tech attacks on the city, the once fearless New-Yorkers are on the edge.
The main character of the brand-new book, Michael Bennet, one of the best detectives in the world, calls for his old friend's help to solve these mysterious cases. Emily Parker, an FBI agent, joins forces with the man and the two start their investigation, hoping to catch the elusive criminals who claim they're responsible for the recent attacks and bring them to justice. However, the job is almost impossible to complete, as these people know how to stay in the shadows.
Digging deeper into the case, Michael soon discovers that these strange events are just the beginning and something bigger, something far more dangerous is coming, and he's the only one who can stop it. He's doing his best to race after the most notorious enemy in his career. His only goal is to save his favorite city from total destruction and only his years of training and experience allow him to stay alive and to get closer to this group of criminals.
James Patterson, the man who wrote more New-York Times bestselling books than any other writer in history, delivers one of the best mystery thrillers of 2016.