By Steve Berry
NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER • A Cotton Malone experience regarding a flaw within the usa structure, a secret approximately Abraham Lincoln, and a political factor that’s as explosive because it is timely—not in basic terms in Malone’s international, yet in ours
September 1861: All isn't because it turns out. With those cryptic phrases, a surprising mystery handed down from president to president involves leisure within the palms of Abraham Lincoln. and because the first bloody clashes of the Civil conflict spread, Lincoln by myself needs to come to a decision how top to take advantage of this risky wisdom: shop hundreds of thousands of yank lives, or retain the younger kingdom from being torn aside forever?
The current: In Utah, the fabled continues to be of Mormon pioneers whose nineteenth-century excursion around the desolate tract met with a murderous finish were exposed. In Washington, D.C., the legit research of a world entrepreneur, an elder within the Mormon church, has sparked a political conflict among the White condo and a strong usa senator. In Denmark, a Justice division agent, lacking in motion, has fallen into the fingers of a deadly zealot—a guy pushed by means of divine visions to make a prophet’s phrases fact. And in a question of some brief hours, Cotton Malone has long gone from quietly promoting books at his store in Denmark to dodging bullets in a high-speed boat chase.
All it takes is a mobilephone name from his former boss in Washington, and without warning the ex-agent is racing to rescue an informant sporting severe intelligence. It’s simply the type of perilous enterprise that Malone has been attempting to go away in the back of, ever for the reason that he retired from the Justice division. yet as soon as he attracts enemy blood, Malone is plunged right into a lethal conflict—a constitutional struggle secretly set in movement greater than 2 hundred years in the past via America’s Founding Fathers.
From the streets of Copenhagen to the catacombs of Salzburg to the rugged mountains of Utah, the bleak specter of the Civil warfare looms as a deadly conspiracy gathers energy. Malone dangers lifestyles, liberty, and his maximum love in a race for the reality approximately Abraham Lincoln—while the destiny of the U.S. of the US hangs within the balance.
Praise for Steve Berry and his Cotton Malone series
“In Malone, [Steve] Berry has created a vintage, advanced hero.”—USA Today
“Malone, a hero with a private stake within the court cases, is a welcome respite from the chilly, calculating superspies who muddle the genre.”—Entertainment Weekly
“Steve Berry will get higher and higher with each one new book.”—The Huffington Post
“Savvy readers . . . can't get it wrong with Cotton Malone.”—Library Journal
“Berry increases this genre’s stakes.”—The manhattan Times
“I love this guy.”—#1 New York Times bestselling writer Lee Child
From the Hardcover edition.