The Tenth Justice

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HarperCollins, Feb 1, 2011 - Fiction - 560 pages
151 Reviews

Landing a prestigious position as a Supreme Court clerk fresh out of Yale Law, Ben Addison is on the ultra-fast track to success—until he inadvertently shares a classified secret with the wrong listener. And now the anonymous blackmailer who made a killing with Ben's information is demanding more. Guilty of a criminal act, his golden future suddenly in jeopardy, Ben turns for help to his roommates—three close friends from childhood, each strategically placed near the seats of Washington power—and to his beautiful, whip-smart fellow clerk, Lisa Schulman.

But trust is a dangerous commodity in the nation's capital. And when lives, careers, and power are at stake, loyalties can shatter like glass . . . and betrayals can be lethal.

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Excellent book, a page turner full of suspense. - Goodreads
Gone was the dumb banter and unnecessary dialogue. - Goodreads
Very suspenseful, a real page turner. - Goodreads
It made the finale hard to read. - Goodreads
The writing is first rate for a suspense novel. - Goodreads
The plot became more complicated. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Kristina Seleshanko - Goodreads

Several times, I almost set this book aside and didn't finish it. I'm glad I kept reading, though. The first half of the book was just plain awful. The writing was bad - full of unnecessary and boring ... Read full review

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User Review  - Aimee Tuck Yerton - Goodreads

Predictable storyline. Read full review

About the author (2011)

Brad Meltzer is the number one New York Times bestselling author of The Inner Circle, The Book of Fate, and six other bestselling thrillers. He is also the host of the TV show Brad Meltzer's Decoded on the History Channel. He lives in Florida with his wife and three children. His sons prefer the book Heroes for My Son. His daughter prefers this one.

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