Born to Run: A Novel of Suspense by James Grippando

By James Grippando

Whilst the U.S. vp dies un-expectedly in the course of a looking journey within the Everglades, the President selects his buddy, former Florida governor Harry Swyteck, to fill the vacant place. referred to as to Washington to function his father's felony consultant, Jack Swyteck has combined emotions approximately operating so heavily with the guardian he is been at odds with long ago. Jack's responsibility, even if, as a son and as an American, takes most sensible precedence. however the vipers are stressed within the D.C. snake pit. A fifty-year-old key's unraveling and a cover-up on the maximum degrees of presidency threatens to pull either Swytecks less than. while hostages are taken, Jack needs to get to the foundation of the evil and quickly—because abruptly nobody is secure, and the presidency itself hangs within the stability.

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Undercover agents will be posted all around. ” BORN TO RUN 51 “I’ll do it,” he said. ” said Andie. “But I want Andie talking me through it. ” said Andie. ” “Good man,” said White. ” Chapter 10 I t was Paulette’s first visit to her sister’s apartment. m. As a White House correspondent, Paulette was accustomed to breaking news and ringing telephones at all hours of the night. The detective’s tone of voice, however, made it immediately clear that this call had nothing to do with world peace, a terrorist bombing, or the latest Washington scandal.

We hadn’t spoken in months. ” BORN TO RUN 55 “Hard to say, exactly. It was totally unexpected. And she was very scattered. ” “The toxicology report will answer that for us. ” “It was very bizarre. As best I can tell, Chloe was calling to tell me that she was working on a big story. ” Paulette breathed a heavy sigh. “Chloe and I had a complicated relationship. I’m sure she knew that I was at the White House press party last night. It’s sad, but with everything that happened to her since the internship, the thought of me at the White House probably made her a little crazy.

Talk of a replacement so soon after death was a bit unseemly. But most everything about Washington struck Jack that way. “That’s wise,” said Harry. ” The president cast a half smile in the chief of staff ’s direction. ” “You did, sir,” she said. The president said, “You’re a good man, Harry. ” “Hard to believe we’re less than two years away from another election. ” “You’re one of the most popular governors that crazy state has ever had. ” BORN TO RUN 27 “Well, you have certainly kept moving. As you should.

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