In this #1 New York Times bestseller,an attention-seeking copycat from the Women’s Murder Club’s past is recreating murders by a famous killer—with devastating new twists.
Detective Lindsay Boxer put serial killer Evan Burke in jail.
Reporter Cindy Thomas wrote a book that put him on the bestseller list.
An obsessed maniac has turned Burke’s true-crime story into a playbook. And is embellishing it with gruesome touches all his own.
Now Lindsay’s tracking an elusive suspect, and the entire Murder Club is facing destruction.
APPLE BOOKS REVIEW
A diabolical killer plays cat and mouse with four tough women in this electrifying mystery. Journalist Cindy Thomas’ first book signing for her new true-crime bestseller is going splendidly—aside from the outraged audience member who starts shouting at her. But things turn dark when the body of the heckler is later found and a video of his brutal murder is sent to Detective Lindsay Boxer, alerting her that there’s a serial killer targeting her, Cindy, and their two closest crime-fighting friends. James Patterson and Maxine Paetro truly know what their audience wants, weaving together a fast-paced plot full of devious criminals, high-stakes action, and even an intense courtroom battle. Narrator January LaVoy’s pacing is on point and her range of voices adds incredible depth to the characters. Whether or not you’re already a fan of the long-running Women’s Murder Club series, The 23rd Midnight will make you want to join up.