Simple Genius (King and Maxwell #3)

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Author
David Baldacci
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Genres
Crime Fiction, Thriller
Released
01 May, 2007
ISBN
9781447248453

Simple Genius (King and Maxwell #3)

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Synopsis

Sean King and Michelle Maxwell are both haunted by their last case. Realizing that Michelle is teetering on the brink of self-destruction from long-buried demons, Sean arranges therapy for his reluctant partner. But instead of focusing on her recovery, Michelle unearths disturbing secrets in the hospital...Meanwhile Sean, down on his luck, accepts a much-needed job. A physicist, Monk Turing, has died in mysterious circumstances near Babbage Town - a secretive establishment populated by an eccentric group of scientists and cryptographers, funded by an anonymous but powerful group.The dead man's young daughter, piano-playing prodigy Viggie, has secrets of her own. But what is the significance of the phrase 'codes and blood'?Directly across the York River from Babbage Town lies the sinister CIA training ground, Camp Peary, where Monk Turing's body was found. With both the FBI and CIA having Sean in their crosshairs, can he discover the truth? And will he be in time to save Michelle from herself? "Compulsively readable...Baldacci, always strong on suspense...finds his voice here. The best entry in the series."  Booklist (starred review)"Exciting...good fun and fast-paced."  Midwest Book Review"Keeps a reader turning pages."  Washington Post Book World
David Baldacci
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David Baldacci

David Baldacci is one of the world's bestselling and favourite thriller writers. 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. 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.

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