David Baldacci. Although it has a copyright date of 2005, it is a story that could just as well happen today.
What I really like about the story is it's plausibility. The scenario that Baldacci sets up is complex and yet simple at the same time.
I love spy novels and this one will rank as one of my favorites. I am hoping there is or will be a movie made of the story. My casting prediction for "Oliver Stone" (one of the main character's nickname) would be Morgan Freeman. I could see him and hear his voice in my head as I was reading,
You can see excerpts from this wonderful novel (and buy it at a huge discount by using my link below to Amazon.com. I think I would earn about $0,25 if you bought it - but hey! 25 cents is better than no cents at all!