James Patterson is one of the best-known bestselling writers in the world. He is the author of two top-selling detective series of the past decade: the Alex Cross novels, including most recently Mary, Mary and London Bridges, and the Women's Murder Club series. He has written many other No. 1 bestsellers, including Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas, Lifeguard and the International Thriller of 2005, Honeymoon. He lives in Florida.