Thriller writer David Baldacci talks with Chapter 16 about his new young-adult novel, journeys of heroic proportions, and reading as a synonym for thinking.
David had the opportunity to chat with an amazing group of librarians and independent booksellers about The Finisher. Here’s YA librarian Pamela Thompson’s summary of the conversation.
Bestselling author David Baldacci is known for his crime mastermind and books like “King & Maxwell” and “The Target,” but his most recent work, The Finisher, is a fantastical foray. Baldacci will visit the Nashville Public Library on July 10 for the Salon@615 series to talk about his newest book, but here’s a little insight about his first experience in fantasy for young readers.
Here’s a first look at the jacket of The Escape, the new David Baldacci thriller featuring John Puller, a combat vet and investigator in the U.S. Army’s Criminal Investigation Division.
It’s due Nov. 18 from Grand Central Publishing.
View the interview here.
The new story collection FaceOff sounds as if it’s about hockey, a sport that rarely makes the best-seller list. But FaceOff, which lands on USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books list at No. 43, involves no goalies or penalties for high-sticking. It does feature unsolved crimes that unfold in 12 stories, edited by best-selling thriller writer David Baldacci. Read more here.
Bestselling novelist David Baldacci has been called “the master of the thriller”, having enthralled readers with his pulse-pounding plots for almost two decades. In his latest novel, The Target, Baldacci transports his readers into one of the most enigmatic and most dangerous places on the planet: North Korea. Read the full interview here.
David Baldacci uses his spy world contacts to give his thrillers the authentic touch. Now he’s on a mission to tackle America’s literacy crisis. Read more here.
Memorial Day is just a few weeks away; are you ready? If you’re looking for a fun summer beach read, here are six suggestions.