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1st to Die (Women's Murder Club, Bk 1) (Audio Cassette) (Unabridged)
1st to Die - Women's Murder Club, Bk 1 - Audio Cassette - Unabridged
Author: James Patterson, Suzanne Toren (Narrator)
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ISBN-13: 9781586210564
ISBN-10: 1586210564
Publication Date: 2001
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4 stars, based on 25 ratings
Publisher: Warner Adult
Book Type: Audio Cassette
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reviewed 1st to Die (Women's Murder Club, Bk 1) (Audio Cassette) (Unabridged) on + 188 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 10
Wow! I saw the TV movie when it came out, and hadn't planned on reading the book. However, I wanted to read all five of the Women's Murder Club series, so I decided to go ahead and read 1st To Die. It was wonderful! I read it in two days. Engrossing plot with lots of twists. Short chapters that keep you reading and reading, into the wee hours.
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Helpful Score: 10
First to Die is the first book in his Women's Murder Club series.

I didn't even realize that this is going to be a tv series. But after reading this book, I can't wait to check out the tv show premiering Oct. 12th. This is much better than the made for tv movie, as often is the case with books. As soon as I was finished with it, after not being able to put it down and reading it in a day, I had to check if their were more. I am anxiously waiting the second novel. This was my first James Patterson book.

The beginning had me hooked. James Patterson did a great job developing the characters in this new series. They have a police officer, lawyer, coroner and reporter working together to solve a murder mystery. All are female and very likable and believable characters.

Lindsey Boxer is a homocide inspector for the San Francisco PD. A string of murders involving newlyweds springs up and Lindsey and three of her friends try to solve the murders on there own time. In addition to this Lindsey is fighting a potentially life threatening disease and is exploring the possibility of a loving relationship with her new partner. You will think you know who the killer is and then something comes up to make you focus your thoughts on somene else. Even when you think it is over, its not.

The plot is well thought out and explicit. The chapters are short and the story moves at a quick pace. If you enjoy a good mystery you will want to read this book.
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Helpful Score: 8
This book was a book I couldn't put down. I read it cover-to-cover in a few hours. I was on the edge of my seat the entire time!
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Helpful Score: 6
Great book..keeps you in suspense from beginning to end. A must read "series"!
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Helpful Score: 5
This book was a book I couldn't put down. I read it cover-to-cover in a few hours. I was on the edge of my seat the entire time
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Book one in a series of the "Womans Murder Club"....Four woman, an inspector with the SFPD, a reporter, lady from the morgue, and a lady from the DA office form a group that solve murders ....This first book also involves love and heart ache.....and centers around Lindsey, the SFPD inspector, bout with a serious illness and the love she found and how both could shatter her life.
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This is the first of the Women's Murder Club books by James Patterson. The series is going to be made into a TV series this Fall. I can't wait to see it. It's a great series with strong women roles. The 1st book is very exciting and I read it in two days. Couldn't put it down!
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The first book of four women-friends.Each one hold a peice of the puzzle, and together they solve the crimes. Excellent Patterson reading.
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I loved this book and can't wait for the next one! Kept me guessing all the way to the end and I would NEVER have figured it out!! The best Patterson book I've read to date!
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This is my first time reading anything by James patterson and I really enjoyed it....the mystery, the characters, and the easy reading (short chapter) style. It was difficult to put down. I have heard they are making this book series a tv show for the Fall. Would definitely recommend.
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This was my first James Patterson read, another thrilling whodunit mystery. I just kept on turning the pages, eager to find out who the killer was. The story took an unexpected turn around Part Three. After reading a bit further, I figured out who the killer was before the killer was revealed. I absolutely hate it when that happens. I was disappointed until I got to the very end, when the story took yet another unexpected turn. That's what I look for when I read a mystery novel. I like to be kept guessing until the very end. I will definitely continue with the Women's Murder Club series, see what's next for these women.
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Really good who dunnit with 2 surprise endings.
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Be careful reading this book because you will forever be hooked on Lindsay Boxer. I couldn't put this book down and went on to read through book four in one week.
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The Women's Murder Club pits four San Francisco women professionals against a serial killer who's stalking and murdering newlyweds in bestselling author James Patterson's newest thriller. Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector who's just gotten some very bad news. She deals with it by immersing herself in her newest case and soliciting the personal as well as professional support of her closest friend, who happens to be the city's medical examiner. The two women, along with an ambitious and sympathetic reporter and an assistant DA, form an unlikely alliance, pooling their information and bypassing the chain of command in an engaging, suspenseful story whose gruesome setup is vintage Patterson.
"What is the worst thing anyone has ever done?" the killer muses to himself early in the narrative. "Am I capable of doing it? Do I have what it takes?" Answering his own question, he embarks on a murderous spree that takes him from the bridal suite in a Nob Hill hotel to a honeymoon destination in the Napa Valley and thence to a wedding reception at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio. Dispatching his victims on the happiest day of their lives, he purposefully leaves enough clues for his distaff trackers to discover his identity and put him behind bars. But just when the women think they've got the case all wrapped up, the killer turns the tables on them in a bloody denouement that even the most discerning reader won't see coming. Patterson, author of the popular Alex Cross mysteries, promises future adventures for the Women's Murder Club, which may give him an opportunity to develop his heroines' characters more completely and win new fans among those who prefer their detectives in high heels and lipstick.
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This is the first in a terrific series. I really enjoyed it.
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This is a great James Patterson book. It was my first and has me hooked on him as one of my favorite authors. The plot is great with twists but not so over the top.
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A gripping novel...an excellent way to start a series.
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Fast paced detective work with Lindsay, a San Francisco homicide detective, when she forms the Murder Club with her 3 women friends tracking down a serial killer of newlyweds.
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First book in an excellent series.
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A good read for bright women ABOUT bright women!
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Great story line. Characters are believable. Really enjoyed from front to back. Love the Women's Murder Club anyway!! Enjoy!!
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This is really a good mystery,keeps you going right up to the end of the book.
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First book I ever read by this author and I love it. It keeps you guessing till the end. You think you have the case solved but everything you think throughout the whole book is wrong. A really page turner!
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I enjoyed this book very much. It had a twist I didn't see coming.
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Great read; lots of twists and turns.
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Awesome book! It had me guessing all the way to the very end! I can't wait to read book #2!
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Great book. I thought I had it all figured out. But of course, I was wrong and Patterson kept me guessing 'till the end.
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This is the first book in the Women's Murder Club series by James Patterson. It's a great series with strong women roles. The 1st book kept me on the edge of my seat and I finished it in two days. I also suggest the other books in the series

2nd Chance
3rd Degree
4th of July
5th Horseman
The 6th Target
7th Heaven
8th Confession (Coming in 2009)
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James Patterson at his best!
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Great book, after finishing I cannot wait to read the next one. I highly recommend this book.
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Book 1 of the Women's Murder Club. Excellent.
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This is the first book in the Women's Murder Club!
A very quick read. Anxious to read the other four!
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Another James Patterson book, this one just as fast paced and suspenseful as the rest! I love this guy.
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a club formed by four women to catch a psycho killing newlywed couples,fun to try and find out who did it.
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Great start to a series of books surrounding four women who solve murder cases. This book was engaging and was a quick read, I felt like the plot moved smoothly and kept me guessing the identity of the murderer. Not my first Patterson book, and will not be my last!
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This book drew me in to the whole series.
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This is a fast paced story with many twists and turns that hold your interest. 1st to Die has both thrilling twists and a little love story. In this book Patterson takes on the narrative perspective of a woman to create a page-turning opening to The Woman's Murder Club. I thought the plot of the book kept it interesting and hard to put down. Another aspect of the book that made it worth reading was the clear character descriptions. As well as describing characters vividly, James Patterson throws in many strong details. I had a difficult time putting it down. Lindsay Boxer is a wonderful character. Her detective skills are also impressive. I love how the "Women's Murder Club" developes and grows. The relationships between the women are honest and endearing - the kind of women you'd want as your friends. The murders are twisted and the plot moves along quickly. I love the twists that the story takes and the ending was a bit of a surprise.
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an excellent beginning to the series. the introduces the 4 girls who make up the women's murder club.
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Very good book with a surprising twist at the end. Keeps you on your toes.
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Loved it! I am not into murder mystery at all and this book changed me! I am now on the 2nd in the series! I will definatley read the whole series I hope the rest are as good as the first!
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This book is amazing. I suggest it to anyone who enjoys James Patterson series. You won't be disappointed
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I started reading this series b/c of the tv show, loved it, hopefully more will came out!!!
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This book was excellent I could not put it down and I'm not much of a book worm. You will be on your toes the whole time and you will also cry well i did. You'll be shocked at the end of the story to find out who the killer is. I can't wait to finish reading all the woman's murder club books.
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I just finished this book, and the twists and turns kept my fingers flipping the pages faster than I thought I could. This was a riveting, fast pace read for me, and I really enjoyed it. I want to recommend this book to anyone who is looking for a quick read. I didn't get any work done because I just couldn't put it down.
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A wonderful book, with twists and turns that keep you off balance to the very end. Highly recommended!
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I am always up for a good mystery and this one fits the bill! I love this book and I can't wait to get into the second book of the series! This author is neither predictable or unrealistic. I was very impressed!
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Really really a good book! It's lighter reading than I'm used to, but I still really enjoyed it. Have read the second one too, and that one surprised me! Looking forward to #3.

Sue H.
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A great mystery, keeps you in suspense.This has a very unusual ending. Another of James Pattersons great novels.

I also have a 2nd. book of his 2nd. Chance
THE WOMENS MURDER CLUB BOOKS SERIES
both are really good, mysteries

check them out
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This is a GREAT book! It has twist and turns like you wouldn't believe! I was glued to the book from page one!
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This was the first of the Women's Murder Club books that I read and immediately I was hooked. It is definitely a page turner. James Patterson does a great job of keeping the reader involved in the story. He makes you feel like you are really getting to know the characters while you also feel the adrenaline of the case that they are working on. This book they are trying to solve the case of a serial killer that is killing brides and grooms. You are kept on the edge of your seat right until the end.
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Likeable characters & a great plot. Bet you won't be able to put it down!
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The Women's Murder Club is formed aand four friends work on the murders of 3 sets of brides and grooms. An elaborately concieved mystery that will keep you guessing.
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First book of the Lindsay Boxer series that has been made into the TV series "Woman's Murder Club."

In San Francisco, newlyweds are being stalked - and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends... Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department... Claire, a medical examiner... Jill, an assistant D.A.... and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.

Excellent Read!!
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Absoluetly loved this book! I had to go out and get the others right away.
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Genre: Mystery, Thriller

I have read a few of James Pattersons books before from his Alex Cross Series but this is my first from the Womens Murder Club Series. I really enjoyed the way he gave each of the 4 women a distinct personality. Time was spent on character development as well as the development of the mystery.

The main character of this book is Lindsay; she is a police inspector with the San Francisco Police Department. She begins investigating a murder of a newly married bride and groom; appearing to be a standard double homicide. This spree escalates as another double homicide turns up with the same situation. Lindsay begins working with her 3 friends, off the record, to try to solve these crimes in conjunction with the official investigation. These women represent all sides of the investigation process: Claire the Medical Examiner, Cindy the Crime Reporter, Jill the Assistant District Attorney, and Lindsay the Police Inspector.

This story takes many twists and turns along the way. Just when you think you know who Bride and Groom Killer is, new evidence comes up and it sends you a completely the opposite way. I was so sure of who it was twice, and fell into the trap they wanted me to fall into. You will never see the ending coming. I really enjoyed listening to this story. The narrator is Suzanne Toren, a prolific audio book narrator. She did an amazing job of creating a different feel for each of the four women. As soon as the book ended I wanted to begin the next one.

4.5 out of 5 stars!
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The first in a terrific series - very entertaining. i have been getting a few at a time because they're quick reads. The woman who is the 'main character' is funny, tough and compassionate - just the kind of lady we want as a friend ourselves. And her friends are great too. you'll get hooked on this team, I'll bet. Enjoy!!
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Creepy serial killer gets creepier and creepier targeting new brides and grooms. Good mystery, introduces the Women's Murder Club (for solving, not for committing) and solid subplots as well.
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Great mystery. A real page turner. Leaves you wanting to pick up the second book in the series ASAP.
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I LOVE this book and the new series it begins. I read most all of James Patterson's other books (I love Alex Cross...) first as I am not big on "girly, girly mysteries". But, I should have known better than to assume that of James Patterson. 1st to Die was refreshing, thrilling and fun all at the same time. I am prepared to knock out the whole Women's Murder Club series now!
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This was a good book! A nice beginning to a great series!
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Having first been attracted to the books by the TV show, I was pleased to see that the books are much better (are they not always better?). The whole series is hard to put down. They pull you in and make it impossible to put down. All mystery lovers will be impressed with James Patterson's writing style. The shorter chapters in the book make it an easy read for those on the go.
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This is one of his books about the four women whom are friends and they end up solving a crime
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Keeps you on the edge of your seat! Great read.
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This is my first James Patterson novel, but definitely not my last. It was hard to put down and the numerous twists and turns will have you flipping through to get to the end. Overall I loved it.
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Having first been attracted to the books by the TV show, I was pleased to see that the books are much better (are they not always better?). The whole series is hard to put down. They pull you in and make it impossible to put down. All mystery lovers will be impressed with James Patterson's writing style. The shorter chapters in the book make it an easy read for those on the go.
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same author that wrote the book-"along came a spider"-that was made into a movie-newlyweds are stalked and killed-4 friends work to solve the horrible crimes-great book
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Terrific book. I couldn't put it down from start to finish.
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I really enjoyed this book. There is not a lot of depth or great detail in this book. However, it it a page turner and you can't wait to find out who-dun-it. I liked the whole women power aspect and the twist at the end of the novel that I didn't see coming. I will defineatly read the next book in the series.
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Keeps you guessing till the very end! Great suspense, mystery as well as thrills and chills.
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Great first book introducing the members of the Women's Murder Club. Enjoyed the various mysteries and the twists and turns. Just when you really think you have it figured out, you are really surprised by the culprit! To me, this is the reflection of a great author!
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My first taste of Patterson and I wasn't disappointed. I loved that it has a strong female character with believable weaknesses that the outside world doesn't see. Superb suspense/mystery with a side of heartwarming romance. I've already ordered the rest of the series!
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Just finished this first in a series thriller by James Patterson. Exciting to the finish. A twist at the end. Quick and easy read.
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Another great book by America's "#1 Thriller Writer . . . the first in a new series about four unforgettable women pooling their talents to catch the bad guy.
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Great first book of the series. Sets up the characters that will follow the rest of the books. Nice to see crime solving by a woman.
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The first in a series about Inspector Lindsay Boxer and what becomes the Women's Murder Club, this is a real gut-jerker and as action-packed and suspenseful as you expect of James Patterson.
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This was my first Patterson book to read, and I enjoyed it. The book was written with 2-3 page chapters, and I found that to be a nice change of pace and made it very easy to find a stopping point at the end of the day. The story was consistent up until the last 1/4, with several unexpected turns near the end. The only thing I didn't like was the outcome of one of the characters, but you can't get everything you want. :) Overall very enjoyable, I will probably read the rest of the series
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Stalker/killer targets San Franciscan newlyweds. Four women (detective, assistant DA, medical examiner, reporter) track him. Easy read, good characters.
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San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked and killed. Four women friends join forces to outwit this diabolical and terrifying killer. I liked it a lot
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The first book of Patterson's that I have read where Lindsey Boxer is the main character. It is just as good as his 'Alex Cross' books
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This is the first book in the Women's Murder Club. I loved it!
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The first book in the series by James Patterson where women rule the crime unit. Four intelligent women solve the crime where newlyweds are slowly being killed. It is awesome!
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Patterson is an excellent writer. Enjoyed this book a great deal. While Women's Murder Club is based on it, it's not exactly the same. Surprises around every corner.
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One of James Patterson's best books. It will keep you guessing until the very last page.
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First James Patterson book I have read and I couldnt put it down! Cant wait to read the rest in this series.I went into this book thinking I wouldnt like it as I dont normally read mystery books but I was fooled!
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The introduction of the Women's Murder Club. A serial killer is victimizing newlyweds.

Four women (a homicide detective, a medical examiner, a reporter, and an assistant district attorney) form the Women's Murder club to stop the killer.

This book is a total page turner, and I highly recommend it. I hope the rest of this series is of the same quality.
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Inspector Lindsey Boxer of the SFPD is on the trail of "The Bride and Groom Killer." Will she find him in time? With the help of The Women's Murder Club anything is possible.

A great read! Two thumbs way up!
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Actually a very intriguing and emotionally connected story. I only read it because someone gave it to me, but I've become a fan of James Patterson because of it. It's the story of a 4 women who band together to find a killer of newlyweds. It speaks of female empowerment, but there is a very touching love story twined around it. It is a very fast read.
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I've seen Patterson's name on the best seller list for as long as I can remember and this was the first book of his that I have read, and perhaps I experienced a case of "higher than deserved expectations" or perhaps this is not the author's best work, but I thought the book was just ok.

On of the reviews on the back cover claim to make Patricia Cornwall books look like a fairy tale: I've had nightmares from reading Cornwall's books and in my opinion, they make "1st to Die" look like a fairytale in comparison.

Overall, it was entertaining enough, but not the page turner the reviews promised. The story was fairly predictable and the characters were ordinary and in sometimes quite boring. I don't think I'll be picking up the next book of the series...
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classic James Patterson, with edge, bite and a bit of surprise.
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Great book. I liked the way Patterson developed the characters and how he showed their humanity. Each character had strengths and weaknesses that I could relate to. I am hooked.
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Good story. It actually made me cry. I must have been very tired!
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I LOVED THIS BOOK!!! I couldn't put it down.
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The beginning of a great new series of the "The Womens' Murder Club".
Don't miss them. Recommended.
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Great book! If you like mysteries you will love this book!
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This is the first in the Women's Murder Club Mysteries.The series was made into a TV show in 2007.I think it is one of the best of Patterson's many series.A police Captain,a District attorney and a crime reporter( all Women) team up to solve murder cases and each other's problems.

If you like your mysteries without too much gore and more brain power you will love this series.
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This is the first Patterson I have read and it was good! I like strong female characters and Lindsay definitely fits the description. A highly readable beginning to what looks to be a successful series.
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A good series to read if you like mysteries. James Pattersn always does good job in keeping you in suspense even though you have a suspect in mind. And the bonding between the women is enviable. Be sure to read this series, ladies.
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I love this series...the characters are so real and the story has twists and turns...I highly recommend this book!
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Execellent book I'm sure the other's are just as good.
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Having first been attracted to the books by the TV show, I was pleased to see that the books are much better (are they not always better?). The whole series is hard to put down. They pull you in and make it impossible to put down. All mystery lovers will be impressed with James Patterson's writing style. The shorter chapters in the book make it an easy read for those on the go.
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This book is sooooo good! If you like mystery and enjoy series, this is a great first book in the series! I couldn't put it down once I started it!
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I truly enjoy this book. It is a great start to a great series. James Patterson outdid himself. I love this author.
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A wonderful read-keeps you on the edge of your seat.
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this is the first book in the womens murder club series. easy read
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Was my first James Patterson book. My husband bought the book, told me it was the story of Women's Murder Club, which I loved to watch. Got me hooked. Was upset at number 3, disappointed at 8 and 9 as it seemed to take away from the rest of the stories. But am looking for number 10 next year. Patterson is a great writer and keeps you interestered. I highly recommend his books.
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This book was so good! I'm not sure why I waited so long to read this one, but I absolutely loved it!!!!
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I LOVE this book! Twists and turns with little clues if you really pay attention.
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Loved this book! Must read series.
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While I really enjoyed the plot from this book, I doubt I will finish the series. The relationships came across as forced and the dialogue didn't read as realistic either.. came across as a man writing how he THOUGHT a woman would act/speak/think/interact. The character development didn't ring true... It's an ok read.
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Excellent thriller. In particular, the chacters, their pains and pleasures are well done. Someone is killing newly weds, for no apparent reason. It takes the skills of each of the women, in the club, to put this together.
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Great opening to the series. The Murder Club is one of the series I buy as soon as the book comes out. I'm so glad they turned Women's Murder Club into a tv series.
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If you are a fan of the new ABC show "Women's Murder Club" you must read this book. It helps to give some of the background for the show (although some of it has been altered for TV). This book was well written, a fast read and kept me guessing right up to the end. James Patterson at his best.
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First time reading from this series--pleasantly surprised!
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This was a very good book. It kept me guessing to the end. It had a very unexpected ending which I really liked. I can't wait to read book 2.
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Loved this. Fast paced and surprise ending.
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Great thriller, lots of twists and turns, love the women's murder club, cant wait to read the rest of them!
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Loved every minute of it!!!
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James Patterson knows his suspense. Women's murder club I cannot wait to ind out what happens next whether it is per book or the next one.
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Suspenseful. Makes you want to keep reading.
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I\'M HOPING TO FIND THE OTHER BOOKS IN
THIS SERIES
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great book.
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I liked the book -- enough to continue reading the whole series. But it was obvious that Patterson was not thinking like a real homocide detective with some of the plot turns. Especially near the end, some of the things Lindsay does are simply not realistic. Good suspense, good story, but not at all realistic. I think the series got a lot better after he got a co-writer working with him.
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Great start of the series. You will fall in love with these 4 dynamic women.
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excellent read
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Excellent book!
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Great story.
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I am a huge fan of Patricia Cornwell and have read all of her books. I was told to start reading James Patterson, now I have fallen in love with a new author. Great reading, easy reading. LOVED IT!!
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This is the first one in the series. It's will worth your time to read the series.
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Great book, really enjoyed it.
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The first in the series and the one that got me hooked!
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THIS IS A WONDERFUL BOOK...
IT IS A VERY FAST PAGE-TURNING BOOK...
YOU WILL LOVE IT...
JEN
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This book was hard to put down. I am a busy mother of three but I read this one in two days because I couldn't wait to see what would happen next!
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This is one of my favorite Patterson books. Good book with an unexpected twist.
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Great first book of the series - many twists and turns. You don't know the solution until the last paragraph.
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James Patterson seems to know how women think. Love his books.
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I fell in love with this James Patterson series after reading this first book! He always keeps me on my toes!
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Another excellent read from Patterson
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Fun book - I wish there was a bit more in the way of character development...specifically with Lindsay. Still, a nice and quick read..
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This story is filled with twists and turns and links crimes that seem random. This book was definitely a page turner and kept my interest to the end.
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This is a great read. Fast paced. Has short chapters, but there is a lot that goes on in the chapters.
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Suspenseful and very engaging, I can't wait to read the rest in the series.
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Enjoyed!!
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Terrific book! Be warned...have the 2nd book nearby when you are finished with this one. They are definitely addictive!
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This is an excellent series.
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This is a very good book.
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Great book! Love the characters!
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Great book. A must read series.
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James Patterson is a popular writer. Unfortunately, he writed formulaic popular novels which are no longer my cup of tea. Works for him, though. I found elements of the plot unbelievable and highly improbable. His fans will undoubtably love this book. It's not for me. Or for my bookclub, they mostly didn't like it either
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never read any of James patterson and was told to try it well needless to say I am hooked. Could not put it down had it done in 2 days great read
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I enjoyed the mystery plot and the characters were fairly well developed, but I was disappointed that the story line developed into descriptive sex episodes, also. Because of this I will not read the rest of the series.
James Patterson's books for young adults (Maximim Ride) are far more enjoyable. I would recommmend them to readers of all ages.
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I lucked into these books and liked them from the start.
Until I found PBS I didn't know where to find others. I am glad to find the about how it started and I wish I remembered the other books I have read. Anyone would enjoy these books
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This was the first book in the Women's Murder Club Series. It's an excellent read, and because of it, I read every book in the series.
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Awesome!
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Excellent intro to the Women's Murder Club.
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Looks to be a promising series. I liked it
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Absolutely loved it!!!! A "Couldn't Put It Down" book. Can't wait to start the 2nd in the series.
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This is a great book! I love everyone of James Patterson's, "Women's Murder Club", books! I highly recommend this book!
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This story is filled with twists and turns and links crimes that seem random. This book was definitely a page turner and kept my interest to the end.
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Great book, this one got me hooked on Patterson's books.
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Terrific book!
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LOVED this book. One of the best books I've read in some time. This is the first Women's Murder Club I've read, and I can't wait to read the others.
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Fast, fun read - suspenseful page turner!
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Great book, very hard to put down. Surprise ending.
Thrilling read.
JP
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Lots of twists. A good read.
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An OUTSTANDING James Patterson read!!!
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Once you start reading this series, you will want to continue reading all of them. Easy beach read.
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I loved this series but I started with 6 and read all the books out of order. "1st To Die" was written by a different co-author than 6 and I did enjoy it but I prefer the co-authored books by Maxine Paetro. I think I'll read all the books again in order and I can't wait for 10!
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Very good book! Best of the series! Great cast of characters & excellent writing! I like James Patterson so much better when he writes alone.
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Excellent!
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Great mystery and now a great collection. I really liked this book.I loved the whole series
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Love this series, 1st book in 9 of the series! Awesome! couldn't put them down!
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A great series of books! Great story telling skills and you feel involved with the characters!
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The start of a great mystery book series with a group of friends. There are plenty of twists and turns in the book that will keep you guessing! James Patterson has a good start on a great series.
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It was Ok.
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I loved this book! I was in tears at the end though and I totally didn't expect it. Cannot wait to read the next one.
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Great book in true Patterson tradition. Plan on reading all the Women's Murder Club Books.
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I liked the mystery of this novel, and the case was extremely interesting.. but the characters didn't feel "real" for me. The relationship between the women seemed forced... I might give the second book a chance to see if I can add a few more stars to the next one... A decent read if you like mystery novels.
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Great listen during commute. I'm hooked on the Women's Murder Club books now!
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4 women share a determination to stop a killer who has been stalking newlyweds
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Excellent book! I can't wait to read the second book in this series.
I couldn't bring myself to put it down, until I finished reading it!
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good story
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Easy read as chapters are only 2-4 pages long. Makes a good read for waiting for appointments, in line, etc. Enjoyable read
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Wonderful book! 1st book in the Women's Murder Club series.
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Easy read - gory and intoxicating
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1st book in the Women's Murder Mystery club. A great book just like most of James Patterson's books
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I am reading this book with a book club group and I loved it. I never have ready this type of book before - Murder - Mystery, but I really enjoyed it.

I have even ordered the number 2 and 3 books that follow!
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An exciting thriller. In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends....Lindsay, homicide inspector, Claire, a medical examiner, Jull, an assistant D.A., and Cindy, a reporter. Joining forces and pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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great plot
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(from the back cover)
"James Patterson's most exciting thriller yet. In San Francisco newylyweds are being stalked and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all frinds...a homicide inspector,...a medical examiner, ...an assistant DA...and a reporter. Joining forces...to find, trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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If you like James Patterson - you will love this book! A crime drama centered around 4 women who are friends that get together and try to solve cases. A must read for a Patterson fan!
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A thriller solved by the Women's Murder Club. First in the series. Very good book
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someone is stalking the newlyweds.
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LOVED IT! Suspenseful right up to the end...
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This was the first book I've read by J. Patterson. It was great. It kept me up at night reading!!
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Classic Patterson.
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One of my favorite writers ... he never disappoints!
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1st in the "womens murder clob series. Newlyweds are being stalked by a serial killer.

A really good book!
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I love James Patterson's mysteries, so this was one of the first books I got here on bookswap. This is a book that will fool you into thinking you know the answers and then just around the corner comes another surprise, right to the last chapter. I recommend this book to all mystery and thriller fans.
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I don't read Patterson, but his stories make good listening material on tape. The reader here is excellent and the story is exciting, as four highly motivated professional women--the main one is a homicide detective--get together to go around the system to catch a horrifying serial killer who targets newlyweds on their honeymoons. The tape is unabridged (some might say underabridged), so you get every word of the novel. I was perfectly happy with the story about two twists before the author finished, but if you like interesting, well-crafted twists at the end, this is the story for you. It lists for $39.98, comes on 7 cassettes, and plays for 9 hours. It's a commuter's dream.
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This story has amazing twists and turns that will prevent you from putting this book down.
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Oh, this was really good. Twists and Turns all over the place. Can't wait to read the next one.
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Great...all will enjoy!
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Patterson is always good.
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All I can say another great James Patterson book.
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i enjoyed this book very much as well as the others in this series
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Great story. Really sets the base for the "Women's Murder Club". Complete shock at the end.
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A+A++A++A
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This was a great book but the ending was just too sad. I would have loved it if it had a happy ending!!
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In San Francisco newleweds are being stalked and slaughted. Enter four unforgettable women all friends Lindsey, a homicide inspector in the citys police department, Claire, a medical examiner Jill an assistant D.A. and Cindy a reporter who has just started working the crime dept of San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, poling their talent, courage, and brains they have one goal. To find trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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I really liked this series of novels by James Patterson because I like the female protagonist, Lindsay Boxer. I love the Women's Murder Club and I hope that he continues to write more in this series.
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Wow! What a mystery, you will stay up all night listening like I did.
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This was the first James Patterson book that I read. I've subsequently gotten about 20 of them and am working my way through. Patterson does it all just right - short chapters, buckets full of action and suspense, and real characters that aren't lost in the fast pace. Can't wait to read the rest.
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I really enjoyed this book. It was very fast reading. Kept you guessing until the end.
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great read.
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Lots of twists and turns, ending is a stunner! Great characters, a bit graphic (hey, it's James Patterson!) This is a series to continue. Series title (Women's Murder Club) sounds cozy but definitely NOT.
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This book is about four women who band together to try to find a vicious killer of newlyweds.
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This was a good book in the first of a series.
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Very good as are all of James Pattersons books.
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Great start to a series.
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It is the first of three and it will keep you on your toes and wanting to read til you have finished it. They are good books.
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New York Times #1 Best seller. Really super Thriller and page-turnner.
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Great twister of a story.
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From the back cover: "You're about to begin James Patterson's most exciting thriller yer. In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked-and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner...Jill, an assistant D.A....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisce Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined."
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked and slaughtered.
enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner....Jill, an assistant D>A>....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. joining forces, pooling their talents, courage and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined. This is the 1st of the Women's Club Murder Mysteries.........A real page turner....not a dull moment.
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An excellent book - a great series!
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Really enjoyable new series. I grabbed the second in the series as soon as I finished this one!
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I've just become a James Patterson fan. This book will not disappoint you. Keeps you guessing to the end.
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The beginning of a series.
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My review has more to do with the narrator, a woman whose voice was very hard to like at first. It took fully one cassette before I could listen to her voice with pleasure, but I finally got used to it. She has a hard, dramatic sounding voice. I would still recommend this audio book because of the thoroughly mysterious crime story and the beginning of the friendships of the women's murder club and for the twists at the end.
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I really enjoyed this audio book enough to follow up with the other Women's Murder Club. I listened to all the tapes until the last one that was eaten by my tape deck but I guessed the ending.
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The first in the Women's Murder Club-ver suspenseful.
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A serial killer stalks brides and grooms. Enter four women --- A homicide inspector, a medical examiner, an Assistant DA, and a reporter --- who join forces to bring the killer to justice. Great story!!
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First in the series.....
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked-and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner...Jill, an assistant S.S....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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This was a great story. I loved the twists and turns.
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A great thriller
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This book has a wonderful complex plot. Three times the crime seems to be solved. Of course the final solution is the BIGGEST surprise. I loved the 4 members of the Women's Murder Club. Patterson made sure that each and every chapter moved the reader closer to the solving of the case. I recommend this book to anyone that likes a good crime novel. This crime was truly unique. Happy reading!
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I really enjoyed this story!! A killer was stalking and killing newlywed couples!
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You're about to begin James Patterson's most exciting thriller yet. In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked--and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner...Jill, an assistant D.A....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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This is a great book and a great serious. I've read the first three and if they are anything like the Alex Cross serious, I'm sure I won't be disappointed.
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If you like James Patterson (I do), you will enjoy this book.
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Typical James Patterson Book. Fast Paced and Hard to put down. Lindasy Boxer is the female equivalent to Alex Cross. Patterson does it again
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Really good book, I couldn't put it down!
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Good Read
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James Patterson's books are the best - this is an early one and I couldn't put it down-he weaves a thrilling story!
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The first in a series in which 4 women work together to solve a murder. They are a detective, a medical examiner, an assistant D.A. and a reporter. These 4 women build a friendship and through friendship and trust work together to put the pieces of the puzzle together to solve the nystery.
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Great book full of twist and turns.. Loved it all the way through.
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GREAT BOOK
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Lindsay Boxer is no Alex Cross but I liked her!Exciting read.
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The first in the Women's Murder Club Series, I like this much better than his Alex Cross Series. It's about a police Lt. Lindsay Boxer, the coroner Claire, a reporter for the local news paper Cindy, and DA Jill. These fiesty women try to solve this serial murder over margaritas.
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as always Patterson is a good read
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Great book... you never see what is coming next
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First in the series of Patterson's "murder club" mysteries, this is a fast-paced novel about Lindsay Boxer, a San Francisco homicide detective, who enlists the help of 3 more bright women to solve the mystery of an apparent serial killer. At the same time, Lindsay is fighting her own battle against a serious, often fatal disease.
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bought this one in hardback and worth every penny. i do not like first person ,but once i opened the pages.they just kept turning. t
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This is the first in a new series by Patterson, (the womens murder club) 4 women join forces to find, trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killers. The book is a fast and exciting read.
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This book is complex and has rich interesting characters. At times, Patterson's dedication to detail is irritating though, as I just wanted to focus on the murders and not the subplots. Otherwise, a good book!
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four women, all friends, one a homicide inspector, a medical examiner, an assitant DA, and a reporter, join heir talents to trap and outwit the most terrifying and diabolical killer ever imagined
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James Patterson at his besat again.
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Very good book! Some parts were a tad generic, but it was a quick and entertaining read. The twist at the end was very unexpected.
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7 tapes - unabrigged - Really good story, can't wait to hear the rest of them
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San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked--and slaughtered. Enter four women, all friends: Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the police department; Claire, a medical examiner; Jill, an assistant D.A.; and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joing forces, these four courageous women pool their talents toward one goal--outwitting the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
#1 NEW YORK TIMES best seller novel.
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Good read.
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This book was an excellent beginning to the Women's Murder Club. Great Read!
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This first in a series is certainly a page turner. It came highly recommeded to me by a friend. The action moves quickly and the book is a fast read. James Patterson knows how to grab the reader's attention from the first page. Some descriptions are rather graphic but not tedious. I plan to read the next one in the series, as soon as I can.
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Excellent thriller...suprise ending...excellent read
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Great book! I read it in one day, could not put it down!
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I found this very entertaining. I am also reading a series by Fern Michaels and between the two, I am loving the "power of women", Ha ha.
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Good thriller, language was off-putting
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The Women's Murder Club series is a great read. Excellent charactersand plot that keeps you guessing!
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FROM THE COVER: In San Francisco, newlyweds are being stalked -- and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends ... Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police deparment ... Claire, a medical examiner ... Jill, an assistant DA ... and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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Book 1 of the Women's Murder Club-typical James Patterson, GREAT!
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A VERY GOOD BOOK. I RECOMEND I.
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Action packed, shock factor at the end made for a great read. Could not put this down until I finished the entire book.
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Good Patterson read. Like the idea of female brigade of heros. Looking forward to the next story.
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The first in what appears to be a good series. The characters don't exactly match their TV characters but the story line is good and the Murder Club looks like it's in for a long run.
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I like James Patterson!
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Sorry, I'm not really a Patterson fan.
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I could NOT put this one down! (I seem to say that a lot in reviews! ha!) I'm glad I finally sat down to read it - I was putting it off just knowing I had others already out to read after I was done. Now I can't wait to read them ALL!
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First in the Women's Club murder series and an excellent start--you think you've got it figured out and then....well we don't want to let the cat out of the bag.
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I'm hooked on this series. Lindsey, Claire, and Cindy, and Jill are fantastic. Definately read the series from the beginning, because some of the subplots grow from previous books.
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can't put this book down
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First installment of the "Women's Murder Club" series. Riveting, can't put it down.
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I want more of this series. Good characters, nice polt, quick entertaining read.
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A great beginning to the series. This was my first James Patterson novel and I'm very happy to say it wont be my last.
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James Patterson has become something of a formula writer but that's not a bad thing in the case of this series. He keeps the reader interested not only in the crime solving aspect but in the character development as well.
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First in a series of five books so far about a club formed by four women to catch a psycho killing newlywed couples. Great read.
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I really enjoy all of James Patterson's books. This is the first book in a series of books about 4 women who form a club to solve murders. I enjoyed this book as well as the other books in the series. It is an easy to read book with short chapters so you can easily pick it up and read a few pages in a short period of time.
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Great book. Keeps you guessing almost to the end.
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couldn't put it down
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This is the first of his Womens Club mysteries.
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four women try to find trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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Typical Pateterson great read.
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This was a great read, my first James Patterson, it will not be my last!
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Any book by Patterson is a joy to read
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This is the first book in a new Patterson series. Four professional women (not THAT profession) team up to solve a crime. I don't think it's as good as his Alex Cross Series, but I enjoyed it.
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Four women join forces to find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined. I thought this was one of Patterson's most exciting thriller yet.
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner...Jill, an assistant D.A...and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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Amazon.com
The Women's Murder Club pits four San Francisco women professionals against a serial killer who's stalking and murdering newlyweds in bestselling author James Patterson's newest thriller. Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector who's just gotten some very bad news. She deals with it by immersing herself in her newest case and soliciting the personal as well as professional support of her closest friend, who happens to be the city's medical examiner. The two women, along with an ambitious and sympathetic reporter and an assistant DA, form an unlikely alliance, pooling their information and bypassing the chain of command in an engaging, suspenseful story whose gruesome setup is vintage Patterson.
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked-and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner...Jill, an assistant D.A....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, adn outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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A great thriller.What's not to love when four women form a clug to catch a killer.
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Please note that this book is larger than a normal size paperback! But, it is still a very good Patterson novel!
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I loved this whole series! 1st in the Women's Murder Club series. I had a hard time putting it down.
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Very Gripping. Keeps you guessing until the end.
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This is the first in Patterson's Women's Murder Club Series. It is scary, fun, and excellent!
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never assume you know who did it!!
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I had tired of his DC-centered books, but tried this because my aunt swore I'd like it. Better that that, I LOVED it.
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Great page turner thriller from the master of suspense.
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Lindsay Boxer, homicide inspector; Cindy Thomas, reporter; Jill Bernhardt, assistant District Attorney and Claire Washburn, medical examiner, founding members of The Women's Murder Club in San Francisco, California. 1st in the series
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The first installment of the The Women's Murder Club...great!
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Personal Book - never been swapped! This book is the FIRST in the Women's Murder Club series, of which there are now 4.

Main character is Lindsey Boxer, a homicide detective for the San Francisco Police Department. When a newlywed couple is found brutally murdered just hours after their wedding (stil in their wedding attire), boxer is put on the case, and it takes off from there. Two other coules are also murdered, but one is in Napa and the other in Cleveland. Boxer is unsure whether there is a serial killer at work, but it is up to her to find the common denominator in these homicides.

The Women's Murder Club is made up of four women, Lindset Boxer (see above), Claire Washburn (San Francisco Medical Examiner), Jill Bernhardt (Assistant DA), and Cindy Thomas (reporter for the Chronicle). These women use their individual skills to crack open the case, a little at a time.

This book will take you on a roller coaster ride from the very beginning. It is full of twisting plot turns, even one at the very end! A very well reviewed bok, give it a try!
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A vicious killer stalking and killing newlyweds-four women friends,each outstanding in their own field,join together to find,trap and outwit this terrifying killer. Don't start this book if you don't have plenty of time to complete reading!
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Really good book, very creepy. I could not figure out who the killer was until he told us.
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First of a trio of very readable books
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The first book in Patterson's number/women's murder club series.This book is a page turner. Lidsay,Homicide detective; Claire,medical examiner;Cindy, reporter; and Jill assistant DA join together to catch the bride and groom killer.
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Good series, keeps you guessing right up to the very end
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AWESOME AND QUICK Reading!!
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I haven't read this yet but I have two copies so I'm posting one here. I will say however, I yet to read a book by this author that I haven't enjoyed.
Gave this copy away to a friend. Will repost this when I read my other copy.
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First of the "Murder Club" mysteries
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Loved it! Definitely couldn't put it down. I can't wait to read #2!!
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GREAT book!!! I love it.
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First in the series of the Women's Murder Club. A must read!!!
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Very Good Patterson book
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Excellent!! I could not put it down until I was finished. The ending was full of one surprise after another.
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four women four friends. share a determination to stop a killer who has ben stalking newlyweds in sanfransico. each one holds a piece of the puzzle..this was a good read. i have the book and bought this tape for my sister who has lost her eye sight.k.k.
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First in the Murder Club series by James Patterson.
Follows the life of San Francisco detective Lindsay Boxer and her
mystery solving friends.
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Four unforgettable women, all friends, join forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains to find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrrifying killer ever imagined.
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I thought this was a great book, very exciting. Its the first in a series so now I'm hooked and on to the 4th one in the series.
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Great group of women.
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This is Patterson's first Women's Murder Club story. It's the Murder club story-need I say more?
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Great story. Lots of twists.
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This is the first book in a series of murder mysteries solved by a group of four women, who are friends, who form a club and solve a murder.
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The book held my attention from the start. I read the second book first, but I think each story stands alone. A great weekend read.
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Four women - four - friends - share a determination to stop a killer who has been stalking nelyweds in San Fransico. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle.
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good
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I love the Women's Murder Club series!
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I really enjoyed this book. I am excited to continue reading the series.
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Great book!
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Great mystery. Surprise ending
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Very good love James Patterson books
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Great book!!! Didn't want to stop reading. Can't wait to finish the whole series.
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engrossing story
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Really enjoyed the 1st in James Patterson's Series. Have started reading the 2nd one. Real good mystery.
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner...Jill, an assisant D.A....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Fransico Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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Very good book. Did not figure out who dunnit.....
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If you love a great murder mystery with a twist, this is the book for you!
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(One of many great exciting thriller stories written by this author.)In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked, and slauthtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends......Lindsay, a homicide inspector.....Claire, a medical examiner.....Jill, an assistant D.A......and Cindy, a reporter, who together find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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I LOVE JAMES PATTERSON! THIS ONE IS A REAL PAGE TURNER WITH SURPRISE ENDING. DON'T PEEK!
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Excellent Book! I've never read a book so quickly in my life. I couldn't put it down. So many twists and turns, I had everything figured out wrong to the very end. Highly Reccomended!!
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I really enjoyed this story and look forward to reading the rest of the series.
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In San Francisco, newlyweds are being stalked and slaughtered. Enter four friends...Lindsay - A homocide inspector in the city's police department, Claire - A medical examiner, Jill - An assistant D.A. and Cindy - A reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Cronicle. Joining forces, they have one goal - to find, trap and outwit the most diaboloca, and terrifyying killer they could ever imagine.
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked-and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner...Jill, an assistant D.A....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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One of James Patterson's most exciting thriller yet. In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked - and slaughtered. Enter four unforgetable women, all friends...a homicide inspector, a medical examiner, an assiatant D.A., and a reporter. Joining forces, they have one goal. To find and outwit the most diabolical killer imagined! A book you won't want to put down till you finish it!
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The first in a series where Patterson uses a group of women to solve mysteries. Really does it well.
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This is a good series. Fast paced interesting characters. A fun read.
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Excellent read with a double twist at the end.
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Good book, Patterson is a great author.
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A good read.
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CLASSIC THRILLER ... A MUST READ
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I don't think James Patterson has ever written a bad book!
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Patterson is really good! Exiting and Thrilling to boot!
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The Women's Murder Club pits four San Francisco women professionals against a serial killer who's stalking and murdering newlyweds in bestselling author James Patterson's newest thriller. Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector who's just gotten some very bad news. She deals with it by immersing herself in her newest case and soliciting the personal as well as professional support of her closest friend, who happens to be the city's medical examiner. The two women, along with an ambitious and sympathetic reporter and an assistant DA, form an unlikely alliance, pooling their information and bypassing the chain of command in an engaging, suspenseful story whose gruesome setup is vintage Patterson.
"What is the worst thing anyone has ever done?" the killer muses to himself early in the narrative. "Am I capable of doing it? Do I have what it takes?" Answering his own question, he embarks on a murderous spree that takes him from the bridal suite in a Nob Hill hotel to a honeymoon destination in the Napa Valley and thence to a wedding reception at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio. Dispatching his victims on the happiest day of their lives, he purposefully leaves enough clues for his distaff trackers to discover his identity and put him behind bars. But just when the women think they've got the case all wrapped up, the killer turns the tables on them in a bloody denouement that even the most discerning reader won't see coming.
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From the flyleaf:

Four women - four friends - share a determination to stop a killer who has been stalking newlyweds in San Francisco. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco Police Department, Claire Washburn is a medical examiner, Jill Bernhardt is an assistant D.A., and Cindy Thomas just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle.

But the usual procedures aren't bringing them any closer to stopping the killings. So these women form a Women's Murder Club to collaborate outside the box and pursue the case by sidestepping their bosses and giving one another a hand.

The four women develop intense bonds as they pursue a murderer whose crimes have stunned an entire city. Working together, they track down the most terrifying and unexpected killer they have ever encountered - before a shocking conclusion in which everything they know turns out to be devastatingly wrong. Full of breathtaking drama and unforgettable emotions for which James Patterson is famous, 1st to Die is the start of a blazingly fast-paced and sensationally entertaining new series of crime thrillers.
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Great reading!
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Exciting.
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Awesome!
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The concept of four professional women getting together to solve mysteries is a winner, and Patterson is a real craftsman, keeping the plot moving and providing plenty of surprises. It was a little to bloody for my taste but in today's murder mystery world that's how it rolls.
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Couldnt put the book down, wanted to start the next one as soon as I finished this one!
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excellent series
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I have not read many Patterson books, but this one knocks the ball out of the park! An excellent start for a great new series. It was sit on the edge of your seat, nail biting exciting. Great characters. Cannot wait for the next one in the series.
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Cover blurb - 1st to Die is a dazzlingly powerful new thriller by master suspense novelist James Patterson, the #1 bestselling author of Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider. I enjoyed the Main character Lindsay Boxer - a police detective. The emphasis on her female friends was also nice. However, the book was too explicit in both violence and sex for my tastes.
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Great book by Patterson, great story line, love the Murder Club.
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked - and slaughtered. Enter four unforgettable women, all friends, Lindsay a homicide inspectorin the city's police department, Claire a medical examiner, Jill an assistant DA and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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Enjoyed this mystery
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Too violent for me. I only read a few pages.
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Great read. First in The Women's Murder Club.
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One of my favorite James Patterson's books. Lindsay Boxer is a great character
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This is one of my favorite books and is the one that got me hoplesly addicted to Patterson!!
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Great book!!!
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As usual Pattererson did not disapoint me.
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Great read!
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1st to Die is the first James Patterson novel I've read. I had been dragging my feet for the last few years, never venturing beyond the first few paragraphs of any of his books but I finally made myself give him a chance. I'm not really sure why this guy is a bestselling novelist, his writing style is atrocious and his characters are insipid. I'll give him this; he's a marketing genius, short chapters (in some case less than 2 pages each) and simplicity. It's a shame, really, because the story itself had a lot of promise and to say I didn't enjoy it at all would be a lie. However, I couldn't get past the fact that I felt like Patterson wrote an outline first and then went through and wrote a few sentences per heading topic.
I really wanted to like the four women who make up the Women's Murder Club but the writing was so flat and the dialog was at times painful. Let's start with the fact that they would have chosen a way cooler title for their club. âWomen's Murder Clubâ, how uncreative can you get?
A homicide detective, medical examiner, newspaper reporter and an assistant district attorney working together and therefore, jeopardizing their careers. The friendship between the ladies was not realistic; they didn't know each other long enough to form such a close bond. And the bond that ties them all together is that they are professional women who are struggling to make it in male dominated careers. But the whole I am Woman, hear me roar thing just doesn't work here.
The concept of the serial killer was the coolest part of the book, killing off newly married Brides and Grooms. But the final twist was straight up blah.
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love James Patterson
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Read this one in 2 days. Very good read.
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Good Book
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Imagine a killer who thinks: "What is the worst thing that anyone has ever done?" - and then goes far beyond. Now imagine four career women banding together to track down the demented murderer, who preys on San Francisco newlyweds. In this thrilling series debut, the four women - a police detective, an assistant D.A., a reporter, and a medical examiner - develop intense friendships even as they pursue a killer whose twisted imagination has stunned an entire city. Working together, they have the mettle to follow the leads to an impossibly heart-stopping confrontation with the most terrifying serial killer ever imagined.
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Great book, couldn't put it down!
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For Lindsay Boxer, working in a field that is dominated by men is difficult. But when your father is an ex-cop who is not necessarily renowned for exemplary duty, she has to constantly prove her worth to her fellow law enforcers. All these she could handle while still maintaining her optimistic approach to life. But nothing can prepare her for the crime that will rock the city of San Francisco.

A newlywed couple is brutally murdered just hours after the wedding. And while the SFPD is still baffled by the crime, the killer soon strikes again in two other cities, with two newlywed couples also murdered. Aptly dubbed by the media as "the bride and groom murders", Lindsay is sickened by the horrible deaths and vows to bring the killer to justice. Never in her life as a law enforcer has she been more determined, especially now when she must also deal with a life-threatening disease. So she turns to her best friend Claire, a medical examiner. Together, they try to come up with possible leads that will help them solve the murder. Along the way, Lindsay meets the ambitious reporter Cindy Thomas, and sassy assistant D.A. Jill Bernhardt. In the most unexpected twist, these four different and brilliant women form the Women's Murder Club. Heedless of the standard procedures, they work together gathering every bit of information they can find intent on unraveling the truth.

1st TO DIE is a thrilling beginning to a series that has got me hooked. The prologue already serves as a teaser, as we are first introduced to the lead female character. Then when chapter one begins with the grisly murder, I had a feeling I was in for a roller-coaster ride. And I wasn't wrong. I was absolutely riveted by the twists and turns to the story. Trying to guess who the murderer is had me turning the pages over. Lindsay's struggle to cope with a personal tragedy also had me drawn to her character, not to mention the love that develops between her and her partner. And let's not forget the friendship that starts between these remarkable women, whom we will get to know more of as the Women's Murder Club continues. Now these four don't hang out together to talk Jimmy Choos or Prada! Once you meet them, you'd want to know more about them.

This is a real-page turner that had me on the edge of my seat and I can't wait to read more of James Patterson's novels.
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Page 1: It is an unusually warm night in July, but I'm shivering badly as I stand on the substantial gray stone terrace outside my apartment. I'm looking out over glorious San Francisco and I have my service revolver pressed against the side of my temple. "Goddamn you, God!" I whisper. Quite a sentiment, but appropriate and just, I think.
I hear Sweet Martha whimpering. I turn to see she is watching me through glass doors that lead to the terrace. She knows that something is wrong. "It's okay," I call her through the door. "I'm okay. Go lie down, girl." Martha won't leave, though, won't look away. She's a good, loyal friend who's been nuzzling me good-night every single night for the past six years.
As I stare into the Border Collie's eyes, I think that maybe I should go inside and call the girls, Clair....................
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In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked - and slaughtered . Enter four unforgettable women, all friends ... Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department ... Claire, a medical examiner ... Jill, an assistant D.A. ... and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of San Francisco Chronicle. Joining forces, pooling their talents, courage, and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined.
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From cover:
In San Francisco newlyweds are being stalked and slaughtered.
enter four unforgettable women, all friends...Lindsay, a homicide inspector in the city's police department...Claire, a medical examiner....Jill, an assistant D>A>....and Cindy, a reporter who has just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle. joining forces, pooling their talents, courage and brains, they have one goal. To find, trap, and outwit the most diabolical and terrifying killer ever imagined. This is the 1st of the Women's Club Murder Mysteries.........A real page turner....not a dull moment.