By David Baldacci
David Baldacci is likely one of the world's preferred, widely-read storytellers.
In his blockbuster thrillers 0 Day and The Forgotten, readers met John Puller. A wrestle veteran and exact agent with the U.S. military, Puller is the guy they name to enquire the hardest crimes dealing with the nation.
But all his education, all his adventure, all his talents won't arrange him for his latest case, one who will strength him to seek down the main ambitious and marvelous prey he has ever tracked: his personal brother.
It's a jail in contrast to the other. army self-discipline principles. Its defense platforms are unequalled. None of its prisoners dream of escaping. They understand it's impossible.
John Puller's older brother, Robert, used to be convicted of treason and nationwide safety crimes. His inexplicable break out from legal makes him the main sought after legal within the kingdom. a few within the executive think that John Puller represents their most sensible probability at taking pictures Robert alive, and so Puller takes at the burden of bringing his brother in to stand justice.
But Puller quick discovers that there are others pursuing his brother, who in basic terms see Robert as a traitor and are unconcerned if he survives. Puller is in flip driven into an uneasy, fraught partnership with one other agent, who could have an time table of her own.
They dig extra deeply into the case jointly, and Puller reveals that not just are her allegiances doubtful, yet that there are troubling information about his brother's conviction....and that somebody is obtainable who doesn't wish the reality to ever come to gentle. because the nation-wide manhunt for Robert grows extra pressing, Puller's masterful abilities as an investigator and power as a fighter is probably not adequate to save lots of his brother-or himself.