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Paetro, Maxine

Works: 288 works in 1,911 publications in 22 languages and 140,105 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Suspense fiction, American  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Novels  Young adult works  Medical fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator, Translator, Other
Classifications: PS3566.A822, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Maxine Paetro
Most widely held works by Maxine Paetro
Swimsuit : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

108 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 6,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Syd, a breathtakingly beautiful supermodel on a photo shoot in Hawaii, disappears and LA Times reporter Ben Hawkins, hoping to help the victim and get an idea for his next bestseller, gets a shocking visit that pushes him into an impossible-to-resist deal with the devil in this heart-pounding story of beauty and murder
4th of July : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

83 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 6,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing one of its own, Lindsay Boxer and the Women' Murder Club make a courageous return for their fourth and most chilling case ever--one that could easily be their last. A young girl is killed in crossfire after a routine arrest goes terribly wrong, and Lt. Lindsay Boxer has to defend herself against a charge of police brutality. In a landmark trial that transfixes the nation, Lindsay fights to save her career and her sanity. While awaiting trial, Lindsay escapes to the beautiful town of Half Moon Bay, but the peaceful community there is reeling from a string of unspeakable murders. Working with her friends in the Women's Murder Club, Lindsay finds a link between these killings and a case she worked on years before--an unsolved murder that has haunted her ever since. As summer comes into full swing, Lindsay battles for her life on two fronts: before a judge and jury as her trial comes to a climax, and facing unknown adversaries who will do anything to keep her from the truth about the killings--including killing again. It all comes to a head before the big annual 4th of July celebration on the waterfront at Half Moon Bay
The 5th horseman : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

90 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 5,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When patients mysteriously take a turn for the worse at San Francisco Medical Center, Lieutenant Lindsay Boxer and the Women's Murder Club must face an unspeakable menace, possibly the most terrifying situation they have encountered
The 6th target : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

87 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 5,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one member of the Women's Murder Club is brutally attacked, her three companions work to keep her attacker behind bars, while Lindsay Boxer investigates a series of kidnappings in which children and their nannies are being abducted without ransom demands
7th heaven : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

63 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigating the arson deaths of a wealthy couple, San Francisco detective Lindsay Boxer and Assistant DA Yuki Castellano find the case further complicated by the disappearance of a former governor's son, internal pressure, and the media
Private by James Patterson( Book )

67 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former CIA agent Jack Morgan runs Private, a renowned investigation company with branches around the globe. He is already deep into the investigation of a multi-million dollar NFL gambling scandal and the unsolved slayings of 18 schoolgirls when he learns of a horrific murder close to home: his best friend's wife, Jack's former lover, has been killed
The 8th confession by James Patterson( Book )

59 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Women's Murder Club faces its toughest challenge as Detective Lindsay Boxer investigates the high-profile murder of two San Francisco millionaires and reporter Cindy Thomas digs into the brutal slaying of a preacher with a message of hope for the homeless
10th anniversary by James Patterson( Book )

56 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Lindsay Boxer's long awaited wedding celebration becomes a distant memory when she is called to investigate a horrendous crime: a badly injured teenage girl is left for dead, and her newborn baby is nowhere to be found. Lindsay discovers that not only is there no trace of the criminals, but that the victim may be keeping secrets as well. At the same time, Assistant District Attorney Yuki Castellano is prosecuting the biggest case of her life, a woman who has been accused of murdering her husband in front of her two young children. Yuki's career rests on a guilty verdict, so when Lindsay finds evidence that could save the defendant, she is forced to choose. Should she trust her best friend or follow her instinct? Lindsay's every move is watched by her new boss, Lieutenant Jackson Brady, and when the pressure to find the baby begins interfering with her new marriage to Joe, she wonders if she'll ever be able to start a family
The 9th judgment by James Patterson( Book )

55 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mother and her infant child are ruthlessly gunned down while returning to their car in the garage of a shopping mall. The same night, the wife of A-list actor Marcus Dowling is woken by a cat burglar and in just seconds there is a nearly empty safe, a lifeless body, and another mystery that throws San Francisco into hysteria. Before the Women's Murder Club can piece together either case, one of the killers forces Detective Lindsay Boxer to put her own life on the line--but is it enough to save the city?
11th hour by James Patterson( Book )

44 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When millionaire Chaz Smith is mercilessly gunned down, Lindsay Boxer discovers that the murder weapon is linked to the deaths of four of San Francisco's most untouchable criminals. Then she's called next to the most bizarre crime scene she's ever witnessed: two bodiless heads elaborately displayed in the garden of a world-famous actor
Private : #1 suspect : a novel by James Patterson( Book )

40 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since former Marine helicopter pilot Jack Morgan started Private, it has become one of the world's most powerful investigation firms, sought out by the rich and famous to discretely handle their most sensitive problems. Private's investigators are the smartest, the fastest, and the most technologically advanced in the world, and they always uncover the truth. When a former lover is found murdered in Jack's bed, he is instantly the number one suspect. While the police are investigating Jack, the mob strong arms him into recovering $30 million in stolen pharmaceuticals, and the beautiful manager of a luxury hotel chain persuades him to quietly investigate a spree of murders occurring on their properties. Fighting for his life on both sides of the law, Jack realizes that he may not be able to save himself this time
12th of never by James Patterson( Book )

41 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A week after giving birth, Lindsay Boxer is investigating two cases: a grisly murder where the main suspect is an NFL player and an eccentric professor who thinks his dreams of a murder are real. Will Detetective Lindsay Boxer be pushed to breaking point?
Private by James Patterson( Recording )

39 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 3,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Morgan, having retired from the CIA, takes up his father's famed security and detective firm. However, the caseload becomes a handful when an NFL gambling scandal and an 18-year-old cold case are trumped by the murder of his best friend's wife
Private Vegas by James Patterson( Book )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 3,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las Vegas is a city of contradictions: seedy and glamorous, secretive and wild, Vegas attracts people of all kinds -- especially those with a secret to hide, or a life to leave behind. It's the perfect location for Lester Olsen's lucrative business. He gets to treat gorgeous, young women to five-star restaurants, splashy shows, and limo rides -- and then he teaches them how to kill. Private Jack Morgan spends most of his time in Los Angeles, where his top investigation firm has its headquarters. But a hunt for two criminals leads him to the city of sin -- and to a murder ring that is more seductively threatening than anything he's witnessed before
Unlucky 13 by James Patterson( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 3,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Detective Lindsay Boxer is loving her life as a new mother. With an attentive husband, a job she loves, plus best friends who can talk about anything from sex to murder, things couldn't be better. Then the FBI sends Lindsay a photo of a killer from her past, and her happy world is shattered. The picture captures a beautiful woman at a stoplight. But all Lindsay sees is the psychopath behind those seductive eyes: Mackie Morales, the most deranged and dangerous mind the Women's Murder Club has ever encountered. Morales had cheerfully posed as a summer intern with the SFPD while secretly collecting information -- and committing gruesome murders on the side. When Morales disappeared, she was presumed dead and Lindsay thought the nightmare was over. But now Mackie is back and her taste for revenge is stronger than ever
15th affair by James Patterson( Book )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lindsay Boxer has a beautiful baby daughter and a husband she loves unconditionally. She'd always been too focused on her career as a San Francisco police detective to wonder what domestic bliss might feel like, but now she knows, and she's never been happier. She can't imagine that a brutal murder at a luxury hotel, and the disappearance of a gorgeous blond woman from the scene, could have anything to do with her own life and marriage -- yet soon both are unraveling, and Lindsay can't ignore disturbing clues that hit very close to home. Just as bombs are starting to go off in her personal life, an explosive tragedy rocks San Francisco, plunging the city into chaos. Pressed into duty to investigate a criminal plot that stretches around the globe, Lindsay again finds herself following signs that lead to her own front door. Thrown into a tailspin and fighting against powerful enemies trying to protect their operatives and conceal the truth at all costs, Lindsay turns to the Women's Murder Club for help as she desperately searches for the elusive, and deadly, blonde before she loses Joe for good
14th deadly sin by James Patterson( Book )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a beautiful baby daughter and a devoted husband, Detective Lindsay Boxer can safely say that her life has never been better. In fact (for a change), things seem to be going well for all the members of the Women's Murder Club as they gather to celebrate San Francisco Medical Examiner Claire Washburn's birthday. But the party is cut short when Lindsay is called to a gruesome crime scene, where a woman has been murdered in broad daylight. As Lindsay investigates, shocking video footage of another crime surfaces. A video so horrific that it shakes the city to its core. Their faces obscured by masks, the cold blooded criminals in police uniforms on the tape could be anyone -- and now all of Lindsay's co-workers are suspects. As a rash of violence sweeps through San Francisco, and public fear and anger grows, Lindsay and her friends must risk their lives in the name of justice -- before it's too late. --
The 5th horseman by James Patterson( Recording )

44 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 2,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patients are dying in a San Francisco hospital with unknown causes and the Womans Murder Club investigate hospital personnel. They discover a hospital administrator determined to shield the hospital's reputation
Confessions of a murder suspect by James Patterson( Book )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tandy Angel is, along with her brothers, a suspect in their parents' murder but having grown up under Malcolm and Maud Angel's perfectionist demands, Tandy decides she must clear the family name no matter what
Woman of god by James Patterson( Book )

18 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"St. Peter's Square, Rome. White smoke signals that a new Pope has been chosen. Is it possible that the new Pope is a woman? The world is watching as historic crowds gather in Rome, waiting for news of a new Pope, one who promises to be unlike any other in the Church's history. Some followers are ecstatic, but the leading candidate has made a legion of powerful enemies. From a difficult childhood with drug addled parents, to a career as a doctor on the front lines in Sudan, to a series of trials that test her faith at every turn, Brigid Fitzgerald's convictions and callings have made her the target of all those who fear that the Church has lost its way--dangerous adversaries who abhor challenges to tradition. Locked in a deadly, high-stakes battle with forces determined to undermine everything she believes in, Brigid must convert her enemies to her cause before she loses her faith and her life"--
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The 8th confession
Alternative Names
Maxine Paetro American writer

Maxine Paetro écrivaine américaine

Maxine Paetro escritora estadounidense

Paetro, Maksīna

פאטרו, מקסין

패트로, 맥신


4th of July : a novelThe 5th horseman : a novelThe 6th target : a novel7th heaven : a novelPrivateThe 8th confession10th anniversaryThe 9th judgment