JOHN DEDAKIS: BULLET IN THE CHAMBER
Drugs, Drones, and Journalism are Front-and-Center!
The latest release by acclaimed novelist John DeDakis, an award-winning journalist who worked with CNN for 25 years, Bullet in the Chamber (Strategic Media Books) features protagonist Lark Chadwick, a feisty, young journalist who finds herself in the wrong place at the right time.
Lark is front-row center when the executive mansion is suddenly attacked. The president is missing, the first lady’s life is at risk, and Lark is forced to hit the ground running in her new job as White House correspondent for the Associated Press. Her career may be in high gear, but when the man she loves disappears, Lark’s personal life starts to fall apart. Swiftly swept up in a perilous web of deceit, murder, and intrigue, Lark relentlessly seeks answers. But her dogged quest for the truth puts her on a dangerous and deadly path. Just how far is Lark willing to go to get the whole story? And how far is too far?
In this extraordinary thriller, author John DeDakis draws on his own personal pain—the sudden death of his 22-year-old son Stephen due to an accidental heroin overdose—to create a page-turner that teems with authenticity. www.JohnDeDakis.com.