The Fix (Amos Decker #3)
|Series:||Amos Decker Series|
Amos Decker, David Baldacci's unique special agent, who suffered a head injury that resulted in giving him the gift of a remarkable memory together with a condition called synaesthesia, takes on another case in The Fix. Walter Dabney is a family man. A loving husband and the father of four grown daughters , he's built a life many would be proud of. But then the unthinkable happens. Standing outside the FBI Headquarters in Washington, D C, Dabney shoots school teacher Anne Berkshire in cold blood before turning the gun on himself. One of the many witnesses is Amos Decker; a man who forgets nothing and sees what most miss. Baffled by what appears to be a seemingly senseless and random killing, Decker is thrust into the investigation to determine what drove this family man to pull the trigger. As part of an FBI special task force, Decker and the team delve into the lives of Dabney and Berkshire to find a connection that doesn't seem to exist. What they do find are secrets that stretch back a lifetime and reveal a current plot of impending destruction that will send the world reeling, placing Decker and his team squarely in the crosshairs.
From one of the world's favourite thriller writers, this is the third title in the Amos Decker crime series, following the bestselling Memory Man and The Last Mile.
The page-turner of the season -- The Times on The Last Mile Already among the world's bestselling writers, Baldacci hardly needs to prove himself but he's created one of the most intriguing, complex anti-heroes ... Impossible to put down, especially because of Decker, who weaves a powerful spell -- Daily Mail on The Last Mile Baldacci inhabits the skin of his creations - tripping us up with unexpected empathy and subtle identification -- Sunday Express on The Last Mile A clever thriller in the Jeffrey Deaver mould The Sun on The Last Mile
David Baldacci is a worldwide bestselling novelist. With his books published in over forty-five languages and in more than eighty countries, and with over 110 million copies in print, he is one of the world's favourite storytellers. His works have been adapted for both feature-film and television and his many bestsellers include the rest of the Amos Decker series: Memory Man and The Last Mile, the John Puller and Will Robie series and smash-hit standalone novels including Absolute Power. David is also the co-founder, along with his wife, of the Wish You Well Foundation(R), a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting literacy efforts across America. David is still a resident of his native Virginia.