Move over Alex Cross–Manhattan is Detective Michael Bennett's territory, and only he can stop the Teacher's lethal lessons. A calculating murderer who calls himself the Teacher is taking on New York City, slaughtering the powerful and the arrogant. Everyone is his potential student – from the loudmouthed girl on her cell phone to the city's snooty upper crust. For some, it seems that the rich are finally getting what they deserve. For New York's elite, it is a call to terror. . A secret pattern emerges in the Teacher's lessons, leaving Detective Bennett just a few precious hours to save New York from the greatest disaster in its history. Run for Your Life is the most speed-charged, adrenaline-packed novel ever from "the man who can't miss" (Time Magazine). From the Compact Disc edition.