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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (29,737 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: David Baldacci Narrator: Scott Brick Publisher: Hachette Book Group Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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In a heavily guarded mansion in a posh Virginia suburb, a man and a woman start to make love, trapping a burglar behind a secret wall. Then the passion turns deadly, and the witness is running into the night. Because what he has just seen is a brutal slaying involving the president of the United States. Luther Whitney is the career break-in artist who’s in the wrong place at the wrong time. Alan Richmond is the charming U.S. president with the power to commit any crime. And Jack Graham is the young attorney caught in a vortex between absolute truth and absolute power. Download and start listening now!


Quotes & Awards

  • “Baldacci brings an insider’s savvy to his tale.”

    New York Times

  • “Plenty of danger and surprises…Characters are complex and unpredictable enough to be interesting.”

    San Jose Mercury News

  • “David Baldacci is a terrific storyteller.”

    Cleveland Plain Dealer

  • “Baldacci…[is] a first-rate storyteller who grabs readers by their lapels right away and won’t let go until they’ve finished his enthralling yarn.”

    Publishers Weekly

  • “The dialogue grips the listener as Brick’s voice pulses with tension and deception. Baldacci’s first political murder mystery is just as satisfying now as when it was first printed.”


  • “A page turning thriller...Baldacci combines all the needed elements: power, money, sex, intrigue, thwarted love, a few heroes, and more than a few villains.”

    Library Journal

Listener Opinions

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Bruce Henderson | 2/16/2014

    " This was my first book by David Baldacci. I knew that he was an author I'd look for again. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Roger | 2/16/2014

    " Could not put it down. The ending was a little anticlimatic, but it was a ride to get there. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Sheri | 2/16/2014

    " I always enjoy a Baldacci book when I want an easy read. This one did not disappoint. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Cynthia | 2/10/2014

    " This book was real good. Sometimes it was a little wordy, but it increased the anticipation throughout. "

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