Zeman, David THE PINOCCHIO SYNDROME
New York: Doubleday, (2003). 0385509553 / 9780385509558 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
A man-made biochemical weapon is employed to assassinate the vice president, a government cover-up unfolds, and a senator with high ambitions plots to kill the president in this contemporary political thriller. The first in a projected trilogy.