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Madam Vice President

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Victoria Pierce is not the person she appears to be. As a beautiful farm girl from the plains of Oklahoma, she escapes her parents, runs away to San Francisco, and enlists in the United States Marine Corps. After surviving the rigors of basic training, Victoria evolves from private to Brigadier General. Through her evolution, General Pierce and United States Senator Sam Eagan carry on a torrid love affair. Victoria as a military consultant joins Sam in his campaign for president, No one, not even Sam Eagan, is aware of Victoria’s clandestine past, except for one anonymous and demented caller. During the campaign, Reporter Grace Brandon becomes suspicious of Victoria’s identity which leads to the unraveling of the truth about Victoria’s past. Grace tenaciously gets to bottom of the story but not until Victoria’s successful election as vice president and then her succession to the office of acting president. Will Victoria survive the revelation or will she... More > have to resign?< Less
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  • By Sam D Bryan
    Oct 1, 2013
    The author creates a page-turner pace worthy of a Dan Brown, displays the court room savvy worthy of a John Gresham and addresses the fine points of the constitution worthy of an Allen Dershowitz. Early in the book I’d think, well I don’t think it would have happened like that. But that was because somehow I was under the impression that the protagonist Vera (aka Victoria) was going to be an admirable character. Not so, she is a tough cookie and the book is more engaging because of that. Hope we will be hearing more from D. D. Parker, an apparent new arrival on the literary scene.
  • By Peter Hauser
    Apr 6, 2013
    The author has set up a scenario where the shady past of the acting President threatens to cause a constitutional crisis. A real page-turner that illustrates a potential problem with the Presidential succession established by the 25th Amendment.
  • By Judy Young
    Mar 14, 2013
    I loved DD Parker's style of writing and compelling story of political action and intrigue. It was a good read that was hard to put down. One surprise after another is woven into this saga of a young woman whose life takes a shocking turn rather quickly and early on. As well as her past is obliterated and she rises to great accomplishment and leadership, her secret is exposed several years later. It would be difficult to believe that such events could occur which lead to its final inevitable ending. DD Parker spins this story in such a believeable manner, though, that the reader comes to realize the situation could happen. The fault in the 25th Amendment is clearly conceptualized. The last sentence of the novel echoes resoundingly in my ears. Read "Madame Vice President"!
  • By Haywood Holderness
    Jan 4, 2013
    This is a fun, political intrigue story which portrays what seems to be a serious problem with the 25 Amendment to the US Constitution. Haywood Holderness
  • By michael southern
    Oct 7, 2012
    This engaging, intricately plotted political thriller interweaves the elements of a gritty crime story with a tale of intrigue at the highest levels of government, spiced along the way with courthouse drama, action adventure, and cold-case investigative journalism. The heroine is a New York teenager mixed up with a drug gang who restarts her life with a fabricated identity under the witness protection program, and, through her intelligence and pluck over the next 25 years, rises to national prominence. Studded with a rich assortment of characters, that saga, effectively told with leaps across time, is worth the read for sheer entertainment. But the story has a second, more serious mission: to show the weakness of the 25th Amendment in the matter of presidential succession when a sitting president is incapacitated. Highly recommended.
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ISBN
9781300143109
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Published
August 30, 2012
Language
English
File Format
ePub
File Size
276.34 KB

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