Madam President: A Novel

With Madam President, present cohost of The View and previous White residence Communications Director Nicolle Wallace returns with an electrifying portrait of 3 robust ladies on an afternoon that would switch the rustic forever.

Charlotte Kramer, the forty-fifth President of the U.S., has performed the exceptional in permitting a community information group to record an afternoon in her life—and that of her such a lot senior employees. yet whereas twenty information cameras are embedded with the president, the unthinkable occurs: 5 significant assaults are leveled on US soil. Her secretary of safety, Melanie, and her press secretary, Dale, needs to immediately leap to motion in helping the president and reassuring the rustic that the protection they treasure is in able hands.

But secrets and techniques have constantly thrived in President Kramer’s White condo. With all eyes on them and America’s balance at the line, all 3 ladies are hiding own secrets and techniques that can rock the West Wing to its very foundations…and swap the lives of the folk they love most.

With an insider’s sharp eye and her trademark profitable prose, Nicolle Wallace gives you a well timed novel of family and political intrigue that's most unlikely to place down.

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Brooke gave Mark a filthy glance and rubbed her goose-bump-­covered fingers. “You weren’t precisely working a ‘Just say no’ crusade from deep inside of that pot den disguised as a fraternity,” she jabbed. “Ignore her. She’s extra-nasty while she’s cleansing,” he defined. The limo stopped in entrance of the Women’s Museum. Brooke and Mark have been ushered to their seats within the entrance row, whereas Charlotte waited for Monty, her lead improve guy, to short her. She may perhaps reside for weeks with no ever seeing so much of her coverage advisors, yet she used to be rather convinced she couldn’t get via a day with no Monty’s expert, near-invisible hand guiding her easily via each respectable interplay and occasion. It fell to Monty to remind her of the names of overseas dignitaries, small-state governors, and big-state congresspeople. He continually remembered to convey the reward, the coat, the umbrella, or the rest that Charlotte may request. And whereas he had a solution to just about each query she posed, he by no means attempted to spin her or make a state of affairs look extra beautiful than it truly was once. She cherished that Monty had controlled to hold directly to a few of his pre-Washington identification. Monty used to be a former specialist surfer from Santa Cruz, and whereas he’d followed the D. C. uniform of blue go well with, white gown blouse, winery Vines tie, and loafers, he’d refused to trim his wavy blond hair. He wore it in a neat ponytail on the base of his neck. Monty had a dry humorousness and not made idle chitchat. Charlotte had idea, on a couple of get together, that if Peter have been capable of learn her moods part in addition to Monty may perhaps, their courting will be on less assailable flooring. as soon as Brooke and Mark have been out of the auto, Monty nodded on the mystery provider agent keeping Charlotte’s door close. The door opened, and Monty kneeled down so he used to be at eye point together with her. “CBS is perhaps filming us now, in order quickly as you get out of the auto, you’re going to move towards Lucy and Richard and greet them. They’ll be rolling on that. then you definitely cross instantly into the walk-and-talk, which begins the place they’re status straight away and ends behind the scenes. ” He pointed down at a map of the venue and ran his finger alongside the direction she’d stroll with the newshounds. “Richard and Lucy will cut loose after the interview and watch the speech from behind the curtain, after which you’ll do an extended, sit-down interview with them later on. ” “Don’t they should mic me? ” Charlotte requested. “No, we’re too past due. They agreed to do it with a increase, so every thing you are saying once you get out of the auto could be picked up. ” “How lengthy can we have for this? ” “Five mins, yet we’ve saved them ready, so we are going to allow them to pass a pair mins longer when you are in mid-sentence. They’ve agreed to maintain it brief. ” Marguerite had seemed whereas Monty used to be speaking to Charlotte. “How are we doing, Marguerite? ” Charlotte requested. “They’re going to invite you one query approximately Penny after which flip to the speech and the entire controversy surrounding it. ” Charlotte nodded and acquired out of the automobile. Lucy greeted Charlotte with a grin that was once oozing with phony sympathy, and Richard placed his arm round her like she used to be a wounded chicken.

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