Hope to Die: (Alex Cross 22) by James Patterson
The mind-blowing sequel to CROSS MY HEART Detective Alex Cross has lost everything. Thierry Mulch, a lethal and obsessive enemy, is holding his family hostage. Driven by hatred and revenge, Mulch is threatening to kill them all - and destroy Alex Cross forever. But Cross is fighting back. In a race against time, he must defeat Mulch in an intricate battle of wits to save his wife and children - no matter what it takes. The endgame is here.