David Baldacci Biography
David Baldacci was born in Virginia, in 1960, where he currently lives. He
received a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Virginia Commonwealth
University and a law degree from the University of Virginia. Mr. Baldacci
practiced law for nine years in Washington, D.C., as both a trial and corporate
He has published over seventeen novels for adults, a number of novels for
children and several original screenplays. His books have been
translated into more than 40 languages and sold in more than 80 countries. All
of his books have been national and international bestsellers. Over 50 million
copies of Mr. Baldacci's books are in print worldwide.
He serves as a national ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis
Society and participates in numerous charities, including the Barbara Bush
Foundation for Family Literacy, the American Cancer Society, and the Cystic
Fibrosis Foundation. He sits on the boards of the Virginia Foundation for the
Humanities and Virginia Commonwealth University. Baldacci also holds various
This biography was last updated on 08/26/2011.
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