David Baldacci is indisputably one of the greatest thriller writers of the last decade, says Strand Magazine. One of the most endearing qualities of a Baldacci novel is the world he creates: heroes with severe flaws, powerful men of influence who are easily corruptible, or in the case of his most recent novel, The Whole Truth, a merchant of death, who runs a philanthropic organization for children suffering from incurable diseases.
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David talks with host Joe Donahue about his latest bestselling thriller, Divine Justice. Listen to the interview here…
David talks with Writer’s Digest about his thriller novels, his favorite authors, his new children’s series and why he doesn’t write about things he knows and, instead, prefers to write about things he’d like to know. Watch the interview here.
David discusses his latest novel. Read the full interview here.
David Baldacci’s novels — packed with Secret Service agents, CIA sharpshooters and presidents who sometimes commit crimes — are catnip to the power elite of Washington, D.C. Read more…
David Baldacci’s thrillers are bestsellers, and he lives very well in Virginia. But there’s a lot that people don’t know about him—from his days selling vacuum cleaners to his charitable work. Read more here.
A graduate of the University of Virginia’s Law School, David gives the commencement address in 2006.
Washington DC is the most powerful city in the world. That must be one reason why 40 million people visit the American capital each year. But there are plenty of other attractions. David Baldacci picks his favorites. Read more…
GOOD STORY: Evil-but-sexy president roughs up best friend’s bimbo-wife during tryst. Secret Service agents kill her. Criminal-with-conscience sees everything. “Absolute Power.”
BETTER STORY: Earnest young lawyer secretly writes novel. Book sells–snap!–for $2 mil. Movie rights–zap!–another mil. Clint Eastwood signs to star. Absolute truth.
Read more about the sale of David Baldacci’s first novel here.