The President Is Missing: A Novel: James Patterson, Bill Clinton: floweringnewsletter.org: BooksLatest Issue. Past Issues. The book makes no claims to serious consideration, either literary or political; it is a standard-issue product, similar in plot and tone to a thousand other suspense stories in print and film. And they meet the fate reserved for bad guys in this kind of book. The difference is that the hero in this story is not a secret agent like James Bond or Jack Ryan, but the president of the United States himself.
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National Trust. View all 54 comments. Its the only thing that makes her evil, assassin heart feel less assassiny. Yes, this raw with no proofreading.
Believing it to be a decoy, Layton marked it as to-read Shelves: stupid. May 27, but they are ambushed again. The president's convoy heads to Virginia, the president keeps his top cybersecurity team working on the clinnton threat instead of diverting them to help in California. Nov 18, RM Alwaysdaddygirl Griffin alwaysdaddyprincess rated it did not like it.
Miguel Delaney. But there is another reason. It may be a novel, and some cards played at the end that make it all come together nicely. Well, but it is about "things that could.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. When I was in NY at a book party and mentioned I was working on a book The bits of reality make pattsrson significantly more intriguing than similar race-against-time stories. Anyone expecting anything juicily salacious from the 42nd president will also be disappointed.
Collaboration is a murky trade, and it covers quite a range. But no joining of forces is more difficult to fathom than the partnership between two writers. Writing, like dying, is one of those things that should be done alone or not at all. So, when two writers decide to merge, what do they actually do? A tidy scheme for twin souls but otherwise, assuredly, a prelude to divorce. Fletcher, who liked to get by with a little help from his friends, later conjured a play with three other writers. I bet that was peaceful.
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These are external links and will open in a new window. Bill Clinton says he "loved" being president of the United States. Now he has teamed up with the world's bestselling novelist, James Patterson, to write a political thriller that draws on his time in the White House, called The President is Missing. I've just finished the third book in the Red Sparrow trilogy [by Jason Matthews]. He's "a fan" of Patterson's work too and has "devoured" all 25 of his books featuring the detective-turned-psychologist Alex Cross. Throughout that time, he had been harbouring a dream to write one himself. From the bowling alley in the basement of the White House to the treadmill in the president's bedroom, "we really tried to make it as accurate as possible", Clinton says.