Absolute Power

By David Baldacci (Mass Market, 2010)
In a heavily guarded mansion in a posh Virginia suburb, a man and a woman start to make love, trapping Luther Whitney, a career break-in artist, behind a secret wall. Then the passion turns deadly, and Luther is running into the night. Because what he has just seen is a brutal murder involving Alan Richmond, the president of the United States, the man with...Absolute Power.

In a heavily guarded mansion in a posh Virginia suburb, a man and a woman start to make love, trapping Luther Whitney, a career break-in artist, behind a secret wall. Then the passion turns deadly, and Luther is running into the night. Because what he has just seen is a brutal murder involving Alan Richmond, the president of the United States, the man with...Absolute Power.

David Baldacci lives with his family in Virginia. He and his wife have founded the Wish You Well Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting literacy efforts across America. He invites you to visit him at www.davidbaldacci.com and his foundation at www.wishyouwellfoundation.org.
  • "First rate...Baldacci cuts everyone's grass -- Grisham's, Ludlum's, even Patricia Cornwell's -- and more than gets away with it."
    (People).

  • "A grabber...a superior thriller."
    (Houston Chronicle).

  • "Sizzling action...a well-paced, intricate book...ABSOLUTE POWER sails on shrewd plotting."
    (USA Today).

  • "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).

  • "Baldacci brings an insider's savvy to his tale."
    (New York Times Book Review).

Product Details

Absolute Power
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $10.00 US/$11.00 CAN
  • Pages: 704
  • Physical Dimensions: 4-3/16" x 7-1/2"
  • ISBN-13: 9780446566568
  • On Sale Date: 01/01/2010
Absolute Power