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HELL'S CORNER

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Baldacci brings back Oliver Stone and the Camel Club for another outstanding thriller. The intense puzzle, twists and turns and characters all showcase why Baldacci is a #1 New York Times bestselling author. This is a book that demands to be read in one sitting, and readers will be begging for more adventures with Stone and company.

When Oliver Stone, former government operative, receives a summons from the president of the United States asking for his help, he reluctantly finds himself back in the game. While gathering his thoughts in Lafayette Park near the White House, he observes the British Prime Minister and his motorcade leave the grounds. Then a bomb goes off in the park and Stone barely escapes with his life. Now Stone has a different mission: uncover the truth behind the bombing. He partners with a MI-6 agent and they both quickly learn that nothing is at it appears and higher-ups in the government will do anything to keep their secrets. (GRAND CENTRAL, Dec., 448 pp., $27.99)
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Jeff Ayers