Author James Patterson coming to Naperville

  • James Patterson

    James Patterson

Daily Herald report
Updated 7/3/2019 3:35 PM

The world's bestselling author, James Patterson, will come to Naperville in September to discuss his new book, "Killer Instinct."

Sponsored by Anderson's Bookshop, Patterson will speak at 8 p.m. Sept. 10 at North Central College's Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.


Ticket holders will each receive one signed copy of the book; tickets are available exclusively at

Patterson is best known for his many fictional characters and series, including Alex Cross, the Women's Murder Club, Michael Bennett, Maximum Ride, Middle School, I Funny, and Jacky Ha-Ha.

He's given more than a million books to kids in school; donated more than $40 million to support education; and endowed more than 5,000 college scholarships for teachers.

In his new book, Dr. Dylan Reinhart and Detective Elizabeth Needham -- now known to audiences from the CBS-TV series "Instinct" -- reunite to stop "the most sinister plot against New York City" since Sept. 11, 2001.

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