Madame President

Madame President

I am a writer.

For ten years, I had the great happiness of writing with Jon Guttman. In that time, we wrote two novels, one of which is “Madame President,” and we became the closest of friends. Though our writing partnership ended abruptly with Jon’s unexpected death in 2014, I have a permanent reminder of Jon’s talent and the delight he took in his imagination and in the written word with “Madame President” and with our as-yet unpublished book, “The Ninth Parallel.” We were thrilled with the response to “Madame President” and hope you will decide to read it!

I have written about Jon in my blog post, “Remembering Jon.”

On the night of her fourth State of the Union Address, President Kate MacIntyre is the target of an assassination attempt that claims the life of her Vice-President and sets in motion the ultimate crime of opportunity.

What begins with a Hezbollah plot quickly becomes a heart-stopping twenty-day race against time as the President’s inner circle fights to protect her from enemies both known and unknown. From Beirut to New York, Mexico City to south Texas, this taut, tense political drama unfolds across a broad landscape of politics and ideology as it moves breathlessly toward its final startling revelation.

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The action starts immediately in Madame President and never lets up. Along the way, Williams and Guttman create characters that fascinate and reel you in- especially the title character and her family-- and a compelling, complex plot. This one will keep you up at night in a desire to find out what happens, how and to who. A great read!
~ Rosie Molinary, author of Hijas Americanas and Beautiful You: A Daily Guide to Radical Self Acceptance

Find Madame President at these fine retailers:

Main Street Books
126 South Main Street
Davidson, NC 28036
704 892-6841

Book People
603 North Lamar Blvd.
Austin, Texas
(512) 472-4288

Park Road Books
4139 Park Road
Charlotte, NC 28209
704 525-9239

Literary Bookpost
110 South Main Street
Salisbury, NC
704 630-9788