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The Best James Patterson Books  

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List of the best James Patterson books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. Patterson is known for writing his books as part of a series, including the Maximum Ride, Alex Cross, and Women's Murder Club series. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that James Patterson is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of James Patterson who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

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Along Came a Spider is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, Athena Alexis
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Kiss the Girls is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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1st to Die is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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The Beach House is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Roses Are Red is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Step on a Crack is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, M. T. Coffin, Michael Ledwidge
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Jack & Jill is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Honeymoon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, Howard Roughan
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Pop Goes the Weasel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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The 5th Horseman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
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The Quickie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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4th of July is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
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Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
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Cat and Mouse is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Four Blind Mice is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Cross Country is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Maximum Ride: The Angel Experi... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
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Maximum Ride: The Final Warnin... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
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Kill Alex Cross is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Judge and Jury is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, Andrew Gross
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Sail is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, Howard Roughan
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2nd Chance is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson
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Gone is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge
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Maximum Ride: School's Out For... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
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Cross is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best James Patterson Books
James Patterson