The folks at Mystery Books News pass along that CBS is developing a crime drama based on the yet-to-be-published thriller Private by James Patterson. The book is co-written with Maxine Paetro, and the adaptation will be written by Jason Cahill (Fringe, The Sopranos). Private is scheduled to be published June 2010.
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