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James Patterson

Advisory Board Member

James Patterson is the world’s bestselling author. Among his creations are Alex Cross, the Women’s Murder Club, Michael Bennett, and Maximum Ride.

His #1 bestselling nonfiction includes Walk in My Combat Boots, Filthy Rich, and his autobiography, James Patterson by James Patterson.

He’s collaborated on novels with Bill Clinton and Dolly Parton.

He’s won an Edgar Award, nine Emmys for television, and the National Humanities Medal.