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America has enemies--ruthless people that the police, the FBI, even the military can't stop. That's when the U.S. government calls on Will Robie, a stone cold hitman who never questions orders and always nails his target.
But Will Robie may have just made the first--and last--mistake of his career . . .
THE INNOCENT
It begins with a hit gone wrong. Robie is dispatched to eliminate a target unusually close to home in Washington, D.C. But something about this mission doesn't seem right to Robie, and he does the unthinkable. He refuses to kill. Now, Robie becomes a target himself and must escape from his own people.
Fleeing the scene, Robie crosses paths with a wayward teenage girl, a fourteen-year-old runaway from a foster home. But she isn't an ordinary runaway-her parents were murdered, and her own life is in danger. Against all of his professional habits, Robie rescues her and finds he can't walk away. He needs to help her.
Even worse, the more Robie learns about the girl, the more he's convinced she is at the center of a vast cover-up, one that may explain her parents' deaths and stretch to unimaginable levels of power.
Now, Robie may have to step out of the shadows in order to save this girl's life . . . and perhaps his own.

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The Innocent
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4.1 / 5
Typical formulaic Baldacci
September 19th, 2014
How does Baldacci's main character manage to have the appropriate vehicle or the right firepower planted all over the USA or the rest of the globe. Its amazing. The plot doesn't really hang together and the whole spouse wanting to exact revenge is a bit tired.
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The innocent
September 15th, 2014
I believe that this author is one of the best
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The Innocent
September 6th, 2014
Great read - a real page turner!
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Really enjoyed it
July 18th, 2014
Though I had it figured out from the get go
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The innocent
May 19th, 2014
Great read,fast paced,plot twists and turns. This was the first book I have read by David Baldacci and it most certainly won't be the last
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The Innocent
February 26th, 2014
Great read, kept me guessing throughout.
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The Innocent by David Baldacci
November 17th, 2013
An interesting plot line with some engaging characters. Moves along at a good clip while leaving corpses everywhere.
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The Innocent by David Baldacci
November 17th, 2013
An interesting plot line with some engaging characters. Moves along at a good clip while leaving corpses everywhere.
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The Innocent
September 18th, 2013
A great story and writing. Book was a bit longer than it had to be. Always keeps Ur attention.
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The innocent
July 26th, 2013
Excellent characters and great read
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The Innocent
July 15th, 2013
My second favorite Baldacci character, behind the principle in the first Baldacci book I've read "Last Man Standing," is Will Robie, the principle in "The Innocent."
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The innocent
February 17th, 2013
I enjoyed this book . Lots of action and some humour.
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Interesting read!!
December 29th, 2012
I was a little sceptical at first, as I am not a big James Bond-ish book type fan. But nevertheless I enjoyed the Book enough to buy "The Forgotten" that was previewed in this book...
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The Innocent
December 28th, 2012
Enjoyed the book. Much better than the last read. Really held my attention
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The Innocent
December 28th, 2012
Enjoyed the book. Much better than the last read. Really held my attention
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