David Baldacci made a big splash on the literary scene with the publication of his first novel, Absolute Power, in 1996. A major motion picture adaptation followed, with Clint Eastwood as its director and star. In total, David has published 27 novels, all of which have been national and international bestsellers; several have been adapted for film and television. His novels have been translated into more than 45 languages and sold in more than 80 countries; over 110 million copies are in print worldwide.
Baldacci has written seven original screenplays. His novel, “Absolute Power” was highly acclaimed and he won the Gold Medal Award for best Mystery/Thriller from southern writer’s guild. It also won Britain’s W. H. Smith’s Thumping Good Read award for fiction in 1997 and was also selected for People’s Magazine “Page Turner of the Week”. The novel was also made into a major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Gene Hackman by Castle Rock Entertainment.
Some of his most bestselling novels include: Absolute Power, Total Control, The Winner, The Simple Truth, Saving Faith, Wish You Well, Last Man Standing, The Christmas Train, Split Second, Hour Game, The Camel Club, The Collectors, Simple Genius, Stone Cold, The Whole Truth, The Sixth Man.