Absolute Power
David Baldacci
Price  399.00
Pan is delighted to welcome the backlist of one of the world's greatest storytellers
Accomplished and amazing - one of the hottest reads around' DAILY MAIL Set in Washington D.C., this fascinating thriller of unparalleled suspense dares to explore an unthinkable abuse of power and criminal conspiracy: a vicious murder involving the US President and a cover-up orchestrared by his zealously loyal Chief of Staff and the Secret Service. But, unknown to the President and his lackeys, one unlikely witness saw everything.Trapped behind a two-way mirror in a country house in Maryland, Luther Whitney, a professional burglar, witnesses an event that destroys his faith in justice. By the time he escapes, pursued by two Secret Service agents, a young woman has been sexually assaulted, then shot dead. And a breathtaking cover-up has been set in motion. 'Baldacci's prose is fluent and amazing . . . this book is sure to make a killing' THE TIMES 'A high-octane legal thriller. An almost Shakespearian study in the nature of evil - horror in its purest form' SPECTATOR
ISBN 9780330545143Category FictionSubcategory Adventure & Thriller
Publisher Pan Macmillan UKImprint PanPublished 21/11/2003
Format 178 x 111Binding PaperbackPage extent 576
author note
David Baldacci is a worldwide bestselling writer. He writes books for children... »
 
 
 
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