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Mockery (Second Edition) (Paperback, 2nd) Loot Price: R222 Discovery Miles 2 220
Mockery (Second Edition) (Paperback, 2nd): Philip Kraske
Mockery (Second Edition) (Paperback, 2nd): Philip Kraske

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Mockery (Second Edition) (Paperback, 2nd)

Philip Kraske

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Mockery is a political whodunit: who arranged the two scandals that sank the two major-party presidential candidates and swung victory to the Independent candidate? Sam Walker, a young history-book writer conned into covering the election by his editors, receives an anonymous post-election note: two campaign staffers from different parties colluded to bring about the scandals. He investigates, and the incredible truth pops out: that the scandals were triggered by an innocent mix-up of video tapes. A presidential election, it seems, can be lost as easily as a wallet. Alone with his scoop, Sam writes his how-the-election-was-won book, selling millions of copies -- then discovers that his story was all wrong: much more sinister forces were actually at work. Meanwhile, beautiful Laura Prestini, the campaign worker most responsible for the mix-up, has evolved from national laughingstock into A-list icon Sam attempts to rewrite history -- but will anyone listen? Poignant, comic, and tragic, its plot turning on one clue after another, Mockery describes the elastic condition of truth in a world where media companies control the public narrative, and the Internet, by its free-for-all nature, can churn truth and falsehood into the same stew.

General

Imprint: Encompass Editions
Country of origin: United States
Release date: October 2012
First published: October 2012
Authors: Philip Kraske
Dimensions: 203 x 127 x 11mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 188
Edition: 2nd
ISBN-13: 978-0-9880428-8-9
Barcode: 9780988042889
Categories: Books > Fiction > Genre fiction > Adventure / thriller
Books > Fiction > Genre fiction > Adventure / thriller > General
LSN: 0-9880428-8-6

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