When the Wind Blows ***SIGNED*** *** ADVANCE READING COPY***

James Patterson

Published by Little, Brown and Company, 1998
ISBN 10: 0316693324 / ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used / Soft Cover / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

Advance Reading Copy (ARC). 1st Edition, 1st Printing with a full number line. Signed, without inscription, by author on the FULL title page. Fine book with toned text block; without dust jacket as issued. NO previous owner markings or inscriptions, NOT a Book Club Edition, NOT an Ex-Lib. All our books are bubble wrapped and shipped in a sturdy box with Delivery Confirmation. Please check our inventory for additional signed James Patterson titles. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads:
3.92 avg rating
(40,433 ratings)

Synopsis: Frannie O'Neill is a young and talented veterinarian living in Colorado. Plagued by the mysterious murder of her husband, David, a local doctor, Frannie throws herself into her work. It is not long before another bizarre murder occurs and Kit Harrison, a troubled and unconventional FBI agent, arrives on her doorstep.

Late one night, near the woods of her animal hospital, Frannie stumbles upon a strange, astonishing phenomenon that will change the course of her life forever....

Her name is Max.

With breathtaking energy, eleven-year-old Max leads Frannie and Kit to uncover one of the most diabolical and inhuman plots of modern science. When the Wind Blows is as unique a story as has ever been told, filled with suspense and passion.

Review: Taking a break from his phenomenally successful Alex Cross series, James Patterson's When the Wind Blows is as much child's fantasy as it is an adult nightmare. The novel moves away from the gritty Washington, D.C., setting of the Cross books and follows the daily life of Frannie O'Neill, a Colorado veterinarian. After the mysterious death of her husband several years before, Frannie retreated to an isolated life in her Colorado practice. But a series of bizarre events suddenly disrupts her lonely routine. On a personal level, she is shaken by her new tenant--Kit Harrison. Kit's too handsome and too friendly and he's a hunter (or so Frannie thinks). He's also recovering from a devastating personal tragedy, and, as Frannie eventually learns, he's really an FBI agent using his vacation to follow a crucial lead. But Kit isn't the one that's got Frannie concerned. As she says after stopping her Suburban one night to check out something on the side of the road: "What I saw was way beyond my abilities to imagine, beyond my comprehension, my system of belief, and maybe beyond my ability to communicate right now. The little girl's arms were folded back in a peculiar way, but when she lifted them--feathers fanned out." The girl is Max, and the mystery of her wings leads Frannie and Kit into a massive conspiracy involving secret genetic research and the scientific manipulation of the human species.

Patterson, a former advertising executive who coined such catchy phrases as "Nupe it!," knows how to entertain. His chapters are always short (some only two pages), and his writing is clear and unobtrusive; the reading experience is brisk--akin to watching a summer blockbuster. The book is not as dark or as weighty as the tales of detective-psychologist Alex Cross, but while some fans may be disappointed by Patterson's migration from pure suspense fiction, his first-person narrator Frannie, has a quirky realism that keeps this flight of fancy mostly on stable ground. --Patrick O'Kelley

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: When the Wind Blows ***SIGNED*** *** ADVANCE...
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Publication Date: 1998
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown and Company
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Hippo Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. Good: Gently used may contain ex-library markings, possibly has some minor highlighting, textual notations, and or underlining. Text is still easily readable. Bookseller Inventory # 2604574813

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown and Company
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Free Shipping Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good Some wear on book from reading. Bookseller Inventory # 2652621032

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown and Company
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Free Shipping Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good Some wear on book from reading. Bookseller Inventory # 2653542884

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown and Company
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Hippo Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good: Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding. Bookseller Inventory # 2673972862

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown and Company
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Hippo Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good: Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding. Bookseller Inventory # 2679997011

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown and Company
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Free Shipping Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. little to no wear, pages are clean. The cover and binding are crisp with next no creases. Bookseller Inventory # 2687822884

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown and Company
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Hippo Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding. Some pages may contain writing and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 2688655414

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Patterson, James
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 11
Seller
Big Hearted Books
(Sharon, MA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. This item is in good condition. All pages and covers are readable. There are no stains or tears. Dust jacket is present if applicable. May contain small amounts of writing and/or highlighting. Spine and cover may show signs of wear. May not contain supplementary items. We ship within 1 business day. Bookseller Inventory # 34FCJX000JKE

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown & Company 01/11/1998 (1998)
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
AwesomeBooks
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown & Company 01/11/1998, 1998. Book Condition: used-good. - GREAT BOOK IN GOOD OR BETTER CONDITION, NORMALLY SENT SAME DAY FROM WAREHOUSE. Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780316693325

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

James Patterson
Published by Little, Brown & Company 01/11/1998 (1998)
ISBN 10: 0316693324 ISBN 13: 9780316693325
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Fun_Meister
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown & Company 01/11/1998, 1998. Book Condition: used-good. GREAT BOOK IN GOOD OR BETTER CONDITION, NORMALLY SENT SAME DAY FROM WAREHOUSE. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780316693325

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.20
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are 220 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book