Of course there are the literary blockbusters — titles like — books that ship hundreds of millions of copies.But combine the sales of JK Rowling and Dan Brown, even throw in John Grisham, and you’re still lagging behind the sales figures of the world’s true bestselling author — James Patterson.Leah is one of the longest featured characters in the serial's history and has been involved in storylines including the deaths of her husbands, her many relationships, surrogacy, suffering anxiety and the victim of racism.Nicodemou took a temporary break from Home and Away in late 2012, following the birth of her first child. In 1999, Nicodemou was approached by the producers of Home and Away with an offer of a six-month contract.He is very involved in the community, exemplified by his volunteerism at St. Despite the fact that he makes a decent living, he chooses to live in the Southeast quadrant of Washington, D.C., an area notorious for poverty and violent crime.Episodes: 3190-present Parents: Vinnie (deceased) & Leah Patterson; Dan Baker (stepfather, deceased); Zac Mac Guire (stepfather) Siblings: Ryan Baker (former stepbrother); Hunter King (stepbrother) Marital Status: Billie Ashford (2016, engaged) Poor VJ Patterson didn’t have the best start in life as his father Vinnie was arrested just moments after he was born.
By the estimation of award-winning author Donal Ryan, there are times when 300 sales might be enough to make a chart topper – the bestseller mantle tends to have more promotional than monetary value.
Alex Cross is an African American detective and psychologist based out of the Southeast quadrant of Washington, D. He started in the homicide division of the Washington, D. Metropolitan Police Department (MPDC), but eventually becomes a Senior Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
Alex returns to private psychology practice, but continues to work with the police as needed, ultimately rejoining the MPDC as a special consultant to the Major Case Squad.
Afterwards, he started a private practice and worked as a psychologist for two years, but eventually decided to become a policeman after he had become disillusioned with the politics of the medical community (Violets Are Blue).
Cross joined the police force because the people in his neighborhood could not afford his services.