Mistress

Mistress

Book - 2014
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"Ben isn't like most people. Unable to control his racing thoughts, he's a man consumed by his obsessions: movies, motorcycles, presidential trivia-and Diana Hotchkiss, a beautiful woman Ben would do anything for. When Diana's body is found outside her apartment, her death is ruled a suicide. But Ben knows that the vivacious girl he loved would never have killed herself. His infatuation drives him on a hunt for the truth, and he soon discovers that the woman he pined for was hiding a dangerous double life. To her family, she was a sweet Midwesterner who helped her brother get clean. Yet in Washington, D.C., she was a manipulative go-getter who used her sexual prowess to get what she wanted. And now Ben is convinced that someone is out to stop him from uncovering the secrets behind Diana's illicit affairs. In his scariest and sexiest thriller since The Quickie, James Patterson plunges into the depths of a mind tortured by paranoia and obsession, on a relentless chase through a world of danger and deceit." -- From amazon.com.
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2014.
Edition: First oversize mass market edition.
Copyright Date: ́—́Ư2011.
ISBN: 9781455515882
Characteristics: 417 pages ; 19 cm.
Additional Contributors: Ellis, David 1967-- Author

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reader7176
Nov 08, 2018

Very different book by Patterson not sure he was going with it.

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jlittrell
Sep 18, 2018

I thought this novel was good, even though it was different from some of the other James Patterson books I have read. The main character, Ben, was such a likable guy, and he deserved better women in his life than the two in this novel. Good mystery.

LoganLib_LW Feb 12, 2017

Yet another intriguing mystery from James Patterson

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wojokimberly
Aug 22, 2016

Big James Patterson fan but unfortunately just couldn't get through this book. The narrating character was annoying and his obsessive thoughts that just went on and on just ruined it for me.

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rahmmie
Dec 08, 2015

I thought this was much better than many of Patterson's previous collaborations. It was entertaining, different, fast-paced, and funny

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newfieshawn
Nov 27, 2015

excellent book lots of action love the character of Ben just wish patterson would make a series of this character

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kaleensahetapy
Oct 06, 2014

already dropped this book off in Pacifica.

jeweltwin Aug 20, 2014

Good enjoyable read with lots of twists and turns. A surprise for sure when the plot takes a turn. Some of Patterson's work is far better but all in all a nice easy read.

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tgrestuarants
Jul 29, 2014

This item is not lost it is just over due

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bookpusher
May 19, 2014

Best book I've read in a very long time!! Lots of action, some surprises, great ending!! Benjamin is cool and funny! He reminded me of Myron Bolitar (my all time favourite book series)

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