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The Book of Fate: Book summary and reviews of The Book of Fate by Brad Meltzer

The Book of Fate

by Brad Meltzer

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The Book of Fate by Brad Meltzer
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  • Published Sep 2006
    528 pages
    Genre: Thrillers

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A two-hundred-year-old code devised by Thomas Jefferson becomes the key to a present-day conspiracy at the highest levels of Washington and the power elite of Palm Beach.

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"Fans of thrillers that reach far back into history will be, well, . . . thrilled." - Booklist.
"While readers looking for efficient plotting may be disappointed, Meltzer's many fans will enjoy this substantial meal of a book." - PW.
"Every ingredient is perfect except for clear plotting, credible threats and characters (and a conspiracy) worth caring about. How successful will Meltzer's fumbling knockoff be? If the Masons sell half as well as Mary Magdalene and Opus Dei, expect follow-ups starring the ACLU, the Rotarians and the Mickey Mouse Club."

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Brad Meltzer Author Biography

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Brad Meltzer is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Lightning Rod, The Escape Artist, and over ten other bestselling thrillers, as well as the Ordinary People Change the World series. He is also the host of the History Channel TV shows Brad Meltzer's Decoded and Brad Meltzer's Lost History, which he used to help find the missing 9/11 flag that the firefighters raised at Ground Zero.

See also Josh Mensch, coauthor of The First Conspiracy, The Lincoln Conspiracy and The Nazi Conspiracy.

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