Absolute power [electronic resource] / David Baldacci.
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- ISBN: 9781607887614 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1607887614 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- Publisher: North Kingstown : BBC Audiobooks America, 2010. North Kingstown : BBC Audiobooks America, 2010.
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|Participant or Performer Note:||Read by Scott Brick.|
|Summary, etc.:||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.|
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|Subject:||Presidents United States Fiction|
David Baldacci was born in Richmond, Virginia on August 5, 1960. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia. He practiced law in Washington D.C. as a trial and corporate lawyer. His first novel, Absolute Power, was published in 1996. It won Britain's prestigious W.H. Smith's Thumping Good Read award for fiction in 1997 and was adapted as a movie starring Clint Eastwood. His other works include Total Control, The Winner, The Simple Truth, Saving Faith, True Blue, One Summer and End Game. He writes numerous series including King and Maxwell, Freddy and the French Fries, the Camel Club, Will Robie, Shaw and Katie James, John Puller, Vega Jane, and Amos Decker. He also published a novella entitled Office Hours and has authored five original screenplays. (Bowker Author Biography)