The 5th Horseman

The 5th Horseman

A Novel

Book - 2006
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Lieutenant Lindsay Boxer and the Women's Murder Club investigate a series of suspicious deaths in a San Francisco hospital.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2006.
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9780316159777
0316159778
Characteristics: 410 p. --
Additional Contributors: Paetro, Maxine
Alternative Title: Fifth horseman

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newfieshawn
Nov 16, 2015

80 chapters in and loving this book cant wait to read the rest love this book

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rahmmie
Aug 02, 2014

After some truly exceptional books, Patterson has consistently delivered entertaining, readable books that are good. Nothing truly exceptional about them and perfect for a plane ride, an afternoon at the beach, or light reading but not something that will stay in my memory as one of my favorites

lfranz Aug 15, 2012

Great read - really enjoy how the 4 friends blend!

aaa5756 Apr 03, 2012

A++ All the way….A must have Book in all Libraries - worth the long library wait and WORTH the cost of owing!

Kiibbles May 30, 2011

i love lindsay

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Ubalstecha
Jun 07, 2010

James Patterson is a publisher's dream. He produces two hugely popular mystery/thriller series that routinely hit the best seller lists. He even makes appearances on Castle.

5th Horsman is the fifth (how appropriate) installment in his Women's Murder Club series. It finds our four female protagonists dealing with three concurrent cases; a hospital malpractice suit, a murder spree in the same hospital and a series of deaths of young escorts.

And that is the problem with this book. There is too much going on. By packing more action than a Bruckheimer movie into 410 pages, Patterson (and co-author Maxine Paetro) sacrifice things like character development. It would have been a far better book if we had only had the hospital malpractice/hospital murder plot and they left the escort murders for another book.

The book is also a very quick read. With chapters lasting three or four pages at most, a strong reader can plow through this book in less than a day. Not high literature, but a fun way to spend a few hours.

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Cabby
Nov 05, 2007

I love this author.

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