James Patterson is best known for his Alex Cross crime book series. This series is the life of detective Alex Cross whom solves challenging mysteries and crimes for a living. James has also written the Maximun Ride series which is also a well known work.
Among James Patterson's plethora of books, the Alex Cross series is the most popular of his fans. This series is followed by the Maximun Ride series, which is about a group of parent-less children with supernatural powers.
James Patterson's Along Came A Spider was voted the world's best selling in 2005. Jmaes then continued the Alex Cross series after this achivement.