Number one, bestselling author, David Baldacci returns with a highly charged thriller starring fan favourite, Amos Decker. Published on the 31 March, 2020, Walk the Wire, follows the FBI consultant, on an action-packed investigation with all the trademark twists and turns Baldacci is renowned for.
When a hunter discovers the remains of a woman out on the Great Plains, Amos Decker and his colleague, Alex Jamison are summoned to the remote, North Dakota Badlands. Questions surface about the woman's mysterious past, meriting an FBI investigation on her murder. What was her true identity? And what did she have to hide?
Seeking information from the local community, Decker and Jamison observe the local town of London, North Dakota, which sits at the very heart of the fracking industry. Enriched with oil money, jealousy and a deep-set rivalry between its richest investors lie beneath a veneer of glitz and opulence.
But it is the nearby 'eye in the sky', the London Air Force Station, which may hold the answers. Acting as an early warning system, it can detect a nuclear threat to the US. Was Irene Cramer's death connected in some way to the highly classified facility? When a mysterious government contact reaches out to assist their investigation, Decker realises that this town holds secrets so explosive that their implications could destabilise the entire country…
David Baldacci is one of the world's bestselling and favourite thriller writers and author of Long Road to Mercy, Redemption and One Good Deed. With over 130 million copies in print, his books are published in over eighty territories and forty-five languages, and have been adapted for both feature-film and television. He has established links to government sources, giving his books added authenticity. David is also the co-founder, along with his wife, of the Wish You Well Foundation®, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting literacy efforts across the US
Walk The Wire
PAN MACMILLAN AUSTRALIA
Author: David Baldacci