The Assassin?s Wife is a thrilling tale of political intrigue set in current America.? A jealous, deranged husband assassinates the President-Elect of the United States two weeks before inauguration, and for the first time in history, a vice-president-elect must step up and take the oath of office.? Madison Hemsley-Tarlton, a war hero and former governor, will be the new President?if she can stay alive long enough.? Questions about the assassination quickly surface, and eventually lead to a vicious and mysterious band of men who want to control American power.? Madison stands at a point in history where the country is poised for a fundamental change in our system of government.? Who is Madison?s enigmatic ally and ?who will dominate the coming shift in the Republic? ?