“Ma’am are you okay?”
*Fine. I’m fine. Thank you.” She marched on, going into full-scale First Lady-mode. But one terrible thought pierced this usually rock-solid
armor like it was paper. Is the past finally catching up?
Camp David, USA. A birthday party turns into a nightmare when a child is snatched after the celebrations.
Jane Cox, the First Lady, enlists the services of private detectives Sean King and Michelle Maxwell to find her young niece Willa, and bring her safely home.
For she and King share a past…
But Sean and Michelle’s investigations run far from smoothly and when their leads are exposed as dead ends and Willa’s kidnapper finally makes contact, it becomes
apparent that the First Lady has not been entirely honest with the pair …
As the drama builds to an explosive crescendo, King and Maxwell find themselves pushed to the limit. With forces aligned on all sides against them, the boundary
between friend and foe becomes impossible to define … or defend.
Baldacci cuts everyone’s grass – Grisham’s, Ludlum’s, even Patricia Cornwell’s – and more than gets away with it’ PEOPLE