James Patterson
About the author

James Patterson

James Patterson is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past decade – the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club and Detective Michael Bennett novels – and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.James is passionate about encouraging children to read. Inspired by his own son who was a reluctant reader, he also writes a range of books specifically for young readers. James is a founding partner of Booktrust's Children's Reading Fund in the UK. In 2010, he was voted Author of the Year at the Children's Choice Book Awards in New York.

Books by James Patterson

James Patterson Articles

Max Takes On the World: Read an Extract from Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein

Kids & Ya

9 October 2018

Max Takes On the World: Read an Extract from Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein

Brilliant Girl Heroine: Review Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein

Kids & Ya

9 October 2018

Brilliant Girl Heroine: Review Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein