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Richard North Patterson (born February 22, 1947) is an American author of fiction. He was born in Berkeley, California, the eldest child of a corporate executive and a housewife. While still a child, he moved with his parents to Bay Village, a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio, and graduated from Bay High School in 1964. He graduated in 1968 from Ohio Wesleyan University. In 1971 he graduated from Case Western Reserve Law School and served as an Assistant Attorney General for the state of Ohio and has been partner in several of the country’s leading law firms. He also served as the liaison for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to the Watergate Special Prosecutor.

Richard did not start writing until he was 29 and already out of law school. He began his first book, The Lasko Tangent, as part of a creative writing course at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Once it was completed, he found a publisher, and the novel won the Edgar Allan Poe Award in the category "Best First Mystery Novel (American)" in 1980. He published three more novels before retiring, in 1993, from the practice of law to devote himself to writing. Since then he has written 11 additional novels, with eight consecutive international bestsellers, including No Safe Place, Eyes of a Child, and Dark Lady. His has also won the Grand Prix de Littérature Policière.

Patterson was a past chairman of the National Governing Board for Common Cause. He has served on boards of several advocacy groups dealing with gun violence, political reform, and reproductive rights. His family consists of 5 children, one of whom is his adopted daughter Katherine who graduated Summa Cum Laude from Vanderbilt University in 2007 with a B.A. in neuroscience. They split their time between the San Francisco Bay Area and Martha's Vineyard.

In 2008, Patterson received a Distinguished Achievement Citation from Ohio Wesleyan University as part of its graduation ceremonies.The Distinguished Achievement Citation, the highest honor the OWU Alumni Association can award, recognizes an honoree’s work and service to the national and international community. [1]

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Total Books: 316
Fever Swamp A Journey Through the Strange Neverland of the 2016 Presidential Race
Eden in Winter
2015 - Eden in Winter [Blaine, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781623654535
ISBN-10: 162365453X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Exilio
2014 - Exilio [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9788415729679
ISBN-10: 8415729677
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Eden in Winter A Novel
2014 - Eden in Winter a Novel (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781483000367
ISBN-10: 1483000362
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Loss of Innocence
2014 - Loss of Innocence (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781623651237
ISBN-10: 1623651239
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 3

The Lasko Tangent
2014 - The Lasko Tangent [Christopher Paget, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780393347234
ISBN-10: 0393347230
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Loss of Innocence
2013 - Loss of Innocence [Blaine, Bk 2] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781623650926
ISBN-10: 1623650925
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
 3

Fall from Grace
2013 - Fall From Grace [Blaine, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781451617078
ISBN-10: 1451617070
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 10

Fall from Grace
2012 - Fall From Grace (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781451617054
ISBN-10: 1451617054
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 11

The Devil's Light
2012 - The Devil's Light (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781451616811
ISBN-10: 1451616813
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 6

The Final Judgment
2011 - The Final Judgment (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780312381639
ISBN-10: 0312381638
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Silent Witness
2011 - Silent Witness [Movie Tie-in Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781250014849
ISBN-10: 1250014840
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.
 3

The Race
2011 - The Race (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781427212894
ISBN-10: 1427212899
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Eclipse
2011 - Eclipse (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781427213006
ISBN-10: 1427213003
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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In the Name of Honor
2011 - In the Name of Honor (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781594134487
ISBN-10: 1594134480
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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In the Name of Honor
2011 - In the Name of Honor (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780312946401
ISBN-10: 0312946406
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 17

The Devil's Light
2011 - The Devil's Light (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781451616804
ISBN-10: 1451616805
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 2.9/5 Stars.
 6

Exile
2011 - Exile (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781427211910
ISBN-10: 1427211914
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Silent Witness
2011 - Silent Witness [Tony Lord, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780312381646
ISBN-10: 0312381646
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 13

Eyes of a Child
2010 - Eyes of a Child [Chistopher Paget, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780312381622
ISBN-10: 031238162X
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 11

The Spire
2010 - The Spire (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781447208785
ISBN-10: 1447208781
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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2010 - Degree of Guilt [Christopher Paget, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
2007 - The Race [Audio CD - Unabridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2007 - Exile [Audio CD - Abridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
2005 - Conviction [Christopher Paget, Bk 4] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2005 - Nachtschwarz [Dark Lady - German Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2005 - Tage Der Unschuld [Silent Witness - German Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2005 - Eine Frage Der Ehre [Protect and Defend - German Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2005 - Conviction [Christopher Paget, Bk 4] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2005 - Conviction [Christopher Paget, Bk 4 - Audio CD - Abridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2005 - No Safe Place [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 1 - Audio CD - Unabridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2004 - Balance of Power [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2003 - Im Kreis Der Macht [Balance of Power - German Edition] (Paperback)
2003 - Balance of Power [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 3] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2003 - Balance of Power [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 3 - Audio Cassette - Unanbridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2003 - Escape the Night [Large Print] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
2003 - No Safe Place [Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2003 - La Loi De Lasko [The Lasko Tangent - French Edition] (Paperback)
2003 - L'affaire Tierney [Protect and Defend - French Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - Der Kandidat [German Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2002 - Das Siegel Des Schweigens [The Lasko Tangent - German Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2002 - Equation Une Inconnue [The Outside Man - French Edition] (Paperback)
2001 - Jugement Sans Appel [The Final Judgement - French Edition] (Paperback)
2001 - Protect and Defend [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2001 - La Dame De L'ombre [The Dark Lady - French Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - Protect and Defend [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 2 - Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2000 - Protect and Defend [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 2 - Audio CD - Abridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2000 - The Outside Man [Wheeler large print book series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
2000 - Nulle Part Au Monde [No Safe Place - French Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - Degr De Culpabilit [Degree of Guilt - French Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - Protect and Defend [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 2] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1999 - Pour Les Yeux D'un Enfant [Eyes of a Child - French Edition] (Paperback)
1999 - Geschlossene Tren [Eyes of a Child - German Edition] (Paperback)
1999 - Dark Lady [Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1999 - No Safe Place [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1998 - No Safe Place [Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1998 - Final Judgment [Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1998 - No Safe Place [Kerry Kilcannon, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1996 - Silent Witness [Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1996 - Silent Witness [Audio Cassette - Unabridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1995 - Eyes of a Child [Christopher Paget, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1995 - The Final Judgment a Novel [Random House Large Print] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1995 - Eyes of a Child [Christopher Paget, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1995 - Eyes of a Child [Christopher Paget, Bk 3] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1994 - Verurteilt [Private Screening - German Edition] (Paperback)
1994 - Degree of Guilt [Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1993 - Private Screenings [Tony Lord, Bk 1 - Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1993 - Degree of Guilt [Christopher Paget, Bk 2] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1988 - Projection Prive [Private Screening - French Edition] (Paperback)
1985 - The Lasko Tangent [Christopher Paget, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
Degree of Guilt [Christopher Paget, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette