To prove he has what it takes, Lance must pull off impossible covert missions and defeat deadly operatives plotting to sell nuclear warheads to a murderous regime on the eve of Operation Desert Storm. Okay I have to be honest, I thought the beginning happened too fast, the middle dragged on, and it was easy to guess a lot of what was going to happen but that ending threw me so much. Just finished the book and thoroughly enjoyed it! Readers are swiftly initiated into the scope of our Capital’s landscape as Cam navigates the newness of office politics, social strata ladders and DCs iconic geography,. Some call him lawman. I read a lot of books and only feel compelled to write a review on those books that stand out for some reason and this book rose to the top of my list as one of the best books I’ve read in a while. Looking for a hero like Rapp, Harvath, or Reacher? I cannot recommend this book enough! Fueled with stunning plot twists, “The Perfect Candidate” is fast-paced, filled with a diverse cast of characters, and energized by an innocent romance. Please try again. If Seibel€™s training doesn€™t kill him, a deadly Saudi assassin and a pair of lethal former KGB agents just might. A teen genius. Cameron Carter has it made with his new summer internship with Congressman Billy Beck in D.C. He’s hopefully that it will be the ticket out of his small town upbringing into bigger and better opportunities for college. I hope the last page means we get a sequel! I really liked this one! I actually don't like politics, but I am always intrigued by political dramas...and this book intrigued me for sure! Read the riveting opening to the Jack Hunter series. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. But what I liked the most, is I could totally see this happening in today's political world (sadly! With that been said, you’re possibly wondering why I didn’t rate this book a five star. The book “The Perfect Candidate”, by Peter Stone, is a great novel that follows the story of a boy named Cameron Carter. by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. We’d love your help. A massive conspiracy revealed. A thriller, like a refreshing young John Gresham. Well done Chris. I found this book in the Young Adult section of Barnes and Noble but honestly I think anyone of any age would enjoy this book. )...I felt like I was reading an expose of the latest power-blinded and hungry ladder climbers, and just how low they will stoop! Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The Perfect Candidate 1 The taxi was going eighty miles per hour. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Teen & Young Adult Thrillers & Suspense (Books), © 1996-2020,, Inc. or its affiliates. He lives in Tokyo, Japan, with his wife and two sons. When Ariel dies in a car accident, Cameron is the only one left to bring the murderer to justice.