True Blue - David Baldacci

True Blue

By David Baldacci

  • Release Date: 2009-10-27
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
True Blue book review score

4 Score: 4 (From 349 Ratings)

True Blue David Baldacci Book Review Score: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars

From the global #1 bestselling author, a New York Times bestselling thriller--in trade paperback for the first time ever!

A mysterious high-profile homicide in the nation's capital collides with the dark side of national security in David Baldacci's new, heart-stopping thriller.

TRUE BLUE

Mason "Mace" Perry was a firebrand cop on the D.C. police force until she was kidnapped and framed for a crime--and then spent two years in prison. Now she's back on the outside and focused on one mission: to be a cop once more. Her only shot to be a true blue again is to solve a major case on her own. But even with her police chief sister on her side, she'll have to work in the shadows: A vindictive U.S. attorney will do anything to send Mace back to jail. Enter Roy Kingman...

A young D.C. lawyer, Roy meets Mace after the murder of one of his firm's female partners. Soon Roy and Mace are investigating together--and uncovering surprising secrets from both the private and public world of America's capital.

PRAISE FOR TRUE BLUE

"An absorbing thriller with a powerful message, but readers are most likely to remember it for its superbly appealing protagonist. Perry is smart and street-tough, and her eye for the telling detail in an investigation is unerring. Let's hope she appears in a new Baldacci title soon."--- Richmond Times-Dispatch

"Fast-paced and entertaining."--- Kirkus

"Baldacci has proven his ability to write well-paced thrillers that combine crime and politics in locations ranging from mean streets to opulent mansions."--- Booklist

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User reviews about this book

  • True blue

    3
    By Groove48
    Good read finished in one day!
  • True blue

    3
    By Groove48
    Good read
  • DB gets better and better

    5
    By golowB
    A page turner I could not put down. Bought the book online when the library downloaded version ran out of time.....now that is a vote! Hope you do not get hit by a bus any time in the next forty years, sir - I am watching for your next one.
  • Not very good

    2
    By Nursecld
    I usually enjoy this author, but I was very much disappointed with True Blue. The story just didn't go anywhere, and it was a slow read. I have not given up on his books, just did not enjoy this one
  • True Blue

    5
    By CajunNewsGirl
    All his spy books are the best reads!!!!!! I have not read one I did not like of DB.. I have read all of them now and can't wait for the new one in 2013!!!! This book was awesome!!! David Baldacchi is an incredible spy thriller writer.. . Lots of research done and not a lot of fill in with over-descriptions, like so many other writers.... You can't put it down!!! It grabs you right from the start...
  • Glad I fetched it

    5
    By fjpoblam
    We've been enjoying DB's books for quite awhile - since the first Camel Club story. Now I'm carefully trying to remember titles so's I can buy another without having already read it: a problem with ebooks, no dead tree copies lying around as reminders, and senior moments. Off topic. True Blue is smooth reading, with nice plot twists and a couple surprises where you might think you have it figured out, but don't. Enjoy.
  • Great Book!

    5
    By Booklover21
    If someone asked me what my favorite David Baldacci book is...It would have to be all of them!
  • :)

    5
    By Jayclau
    I loved this book. Couldn't put it down.
  • True Blue

    4
    By Sister Patricia
    Very good story and although the good guys come out 'winners' there is more happening. It does not wrap up all the loose ends and is a little ambiguous about what the 'bad guys' were really doing and how it all worked out for them. I'd like to see Mace developed more in subsequent books.
  • Blank pages

    3
    By Miss me and have an egg
    It is very irritating to see lot of pages going waste just increase the volume of the book sometimes it seems that the he is more conscious about how to finish the chapter rather then concentrating on the theem and the plot of the book.He is my favorite writer I wish he produces books like Absolute Power,Simple Truth

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