This book was harder to put down than a Michael Crichton novel. I thought at first that a political novel might be a little sleepy and boring but not ..Show More »this one. There was great action from the first chapter and stayed that way through the entire book. Also this isn't a book that tries to sell Republican ideas but seemed to focus on a more serious problem that our country is facing. This is a must read for every American regardless of your political stance.