By David Baldacci
A mysterious high-profile murder within the nation's capital collides with the darkish aspect of nationwide safety in David Baldacci's new, heart-stopping thriller.
Mason "Mace" Perry was once a firebrand cop at the D.C. police strength till she was once abducted and framed for against the law. She misplaced everything-her badge, her occupation, her freedom-and spent years in criminal. Now she's again at the outdoor and fascinated by one undertaking: to be a cop once again. Her simply shot to be a real blue back is to resolve a massive case on her personal, and end up she has the perfect to put on the uniform. yet in spite of her police leader sister on her part, she has to paintings within the shadows: A vindictive U.S. legal professional is seeking any cause to ship Mace again in the back of bars. Then Roy Kingman enters her life.
Roy is a tender legal professional who aided the bad till he took a high-paying activity at a legislations company in Washington. Mace and Roy meet after he discovers the lifeless physique of a feminine associate on the company. As they examine the demise, they begin uncovering fabulous secrets and techniques from either the personal and public global of the nation's capital.
Soon, what begun as a pretty regimen murder takes a terrifying and unforeseen turn-into whatever advanced, diabolical, and probably deadly.