Absolute Power

By David Baldacci (Trade Paperback, 2000)
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.
  • "A grabber...a superior thriller." (Houston Chronicle).

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

  • "Plenty of danger and surprises...characters are complex and unpredictable enough to be interesting." (

    San Jose Mercury News
    ).

  • "Relentlessly entertaining." (Atlanta Journal-Constitution).

  • "First-rate." (People).

  • "Baldacci excels at creating really good guys and putting them at risk." (Newsday).

  • "Fasten your seat belt...a fast-paced novel that keeps readers on edge, page after page." (Associated Press).

  • "Sizzling." (USA Today).

Product Details

Absolute Power
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $29.99 US/$32.99 CAN
  • Pages: 560
  • Physical Dimensions: 5-1/4" x 8"
  • ISBN-13: 9780446677417
  • On Sale Date: 07/01/2000
Absolute Power