Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)
Published: March 14, 2011
Publisher: Little, Brown And Company
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0316097373
ISBN - 13: 9780316097376
From the Publisher
James Bond and Jason Bourne have just been topped! A battle
for the world is set into unstoppable motion and Hays Baker is the
only one who can save it.
Hays Baker and his wife Lizbeth possess super-human strength,
extraordinary intelligence, stunning looks, a sex life to die for,
and two beautiful children. Of course they do--they're Elites,
endowed at birth with the very best that the world can offer. The
only problem in their perfect world: humans and their toys!
The one with the most toys--dies
The top operative for the Agency of Change, Hays has just won the
fiercest battle of his career. He has been praised by the
President, and is a national hero. But before he can savor his
triumph, he receives an unbelievable shock that overturns
everything he thought was true. Suddenly Hays is on the other side
of the gun, forced to leave his perfect family and fight for his
Now a hunted fugitive, Hays is thrown into a life he never dreamed
possible--fighting to save humans everywhere from
extinction. He enlists all of his training to uncover the truth
that will save millions of lives--maybe even his own. James
Patterson's Toys is a thriller on a hyper plane--with a
hero who rivals both James Bond and Jason Bourne.
About the Author
James Patterson was born in Newburgh, New York, on March 22, 1947.
He graduated from Manhattan College in 1969 and received a M. A.
from Vanderbilt University in 1970. His first novel, The Thomas
Berryman Number, was written while he was working in a mental
institution and was rejected by twenty-six publishers before being
published and winning the Edgar Award for Best First Mystery. He is
best known as the creator of Alex Cross, the police psychologist
hero of such novels as Along Came a Spider and Kiss the Girls.
Cross has been portrayed on the silver screen by Morgan Freeman. He
also writes the Women's Murder Club series, as well as the Maximum
Ride series, Daniel X series, and Witch and Wizard series for
children. He has won numerous awards including the BCA Mystery
Guild's Thriller of the Year, the International Thriller of the
Year award, and the Reader's Digest Reader's Choice Award. His
title Tick Tock made The New York Times Best Seller List for
Neil McMahon is the author of five novels, including the recently
published Lone Creek. McMahon is also a carpenter in Missoula,
where his wife coordinates the Montana Festival of the Book.
Praised by fellow writers like Michael Connelly, James Crumley,
Annick Smith, and William Kittredge, McMahon is working on the
sequel to Lone Creek. He also held a Stegner Fellowship at Stanford