A "hypnotic" political thriller... with an epic courtroom showdown.
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The conscience of a town steeped in sexism, vanity and hypocrisy is pricked by the brutal murder of a mysterious woman in a park in Los Angeles. But the shock is transformed into a steamy, seductive scandal when the body turns out to be that of Susan Whitaker, the flamboyant wife of the governor of California. Soon, a dazzlingly intricate shuffle of volatile links leads the police to the delicate theory of secret lover/blackmailer, and to the indictment of Benjamin Carlton, Hollywood's most influential black celebrity.
Then curious things begin to happen when Carlton's ambitious girlfriend, Rita Spencer suddenly unearths the shocking secret that Susan Whitaker did not, in fact, exist. She little realizes however that her discovery of this colossal fraud is a mere curtain raiser to a chilling world of ugly skeletons dating back to the assassination of a U.S. senator in a Washington hotel sauna, skeletons connected to riveting sex scandals in high places, skeletons the FBI and political kingmakers will kill for...
THE CONSPIRACY OF SILENCE
This firecracker-female is a force of nature who can drive her powerful enemies to their knees. She's smart, she's brave. She's sexy as hell. Sam's tale of the mob's tenacious grip on American politics is bared in some of the best courtroom scenes ever written.
Acclaim for the book
- Hogwash Blog
Augustine Sam has crafted a phenomenal piece of work in The Conspiracy of Silence.
An engaging and exciting cliffhanger ... The
Conspiracy of Silence is a real page turner.
First, I must say for the record that I was blown
away by the talent displayed in this book ...
With exquisite and impeccable writing skills, Sam
offers readers a scandalous tale as extravagant as
the O. J. Simpson case ...
This is definitely one wild ride from start to finish ...
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