Executive Actions and Executive Treason by Gary Grossman, On Tour May and June 2012

Book Details:
Genre:Adult, Suspense,Mystery,Political/Legal Thriller
Publisher: Diversion Books
Publication Date: January 11,2012
Pages: 384

Synopsis:An assassin takes aim at a Presidential candidate during a primary stump speech. The instant he pulls the trigger, the outcome of the election is irrevocably changed. But Democrat Teddy Lodge, an upcoming media sweetheart, isn’t killed. His wife is. As a result, Lodge emerges as the man to beat and the greatest threat to the incumbent President, Morgan Taylor. Under a specific directive from the President, Special Service Agent Scott Roarke delves into the case and begins to unravel a deadly plot that incubated for more than 30 years; designed to alter America’s allegiances in the Middle East. From the very first page, Presidential Objective culls events from today’s headlines intersecting with a scenario that’s shockingly real: An insidious plot hatched in the old days of the Soviet Union continues to grow to fruition in the hands of a power hungry Middle East heir to the throne. At its core, a sleeper is awakened to take a prominent role in American Life. Presidential Option is a tense political thriller; an election year page-turner, where both the Presidency and the Constitution are at stake.

Book Details:
Genre:Adult, Suspense,Mystery,Political/Legal Thriller
Publisher: Diversion Books
Publication Date: January 11,2012
Pages: 384

Synopsis:The secret terrorist organization that came within a heartbeat of installing its agent as President of the United States in Executive Actions is back with a new—and deadlier—plot to destabilize the U.S. government. It all begins with what appears to be a simple mugging and murder of a female White House staffer. Secret Service agent Scott Roarke discovers the truth: that the murder was committed by his secret nemesis, the mysterious assassin who had managed to always stay one step ahead of him during the presidential campaign. This time Roarke has found clues about the assassin’s past that give him the tools he needs to hunt the hunter, but the clues can only go so far. Roarke needs all his skill, and a huge amount of luck as well, if he’s going to catch his quarry.

About Gary:
Gary Grossman is an Emmy Award-winning network television producer, a print and television journalist, and novelist. He has produced more than 9,000 television shows for 40 broadcast and cable networks including primetime specials, reality and competition series and live event telecasts.

Grossman’s producing credits include “America’s Funniest Home Videos” (ABC), “American Detective” (ABC), the immensely successful global syndicated series “Entertainment Tonight,” “The Television Academy Hall of Fame” (FOX), “Day’s End” (ABC), “Heroes for the Planet” (National Geographic Channel), “The Turnaround” (CNN), and “Wanna Bet?” (CBS) based on the long-running German ZDF series “Wettan Dass?”  

He received the prestigious National Governor’s Emmy for his documentary special “Healing the Hate” (USA Network) and an Emmy for “Wolfgang Puck” (Food Network). His special “Beyond the Da Vinci Code” (History Channel) earned two national Emmy nominations, making a total of 14 Emmy nominations to date. Other producing credits include the documentary reality series “I-Witness Video” (NBC News), the entertainment special “Happy Birthday Bugs” (CBS), “American Chronicles” (FOX) with filmmaker David Lynch, and live prime time events for Fox, CBS, Fox News, CNBC, and PBS, among other networks.  

Gary Grossman has been a principal in Weller/Grossman Productions, a leading independent television production company based in Los Angeles. He helped formulate, program and launch television cable networks including HGTV, Fit TV, National Geographic Channel, and The Africa Channel. His most recent collaboration is with development of ATLXTV, a sports-tier network set to premiere in 2012. In addition, he is a partner in World Media Strategies, a new International branded entertainment marketing content company that produces television specials and series for travel destinations, corporate clients and government entities including Ford, Time Magazine and Puerto Rico.

Grossman is also author of two celebrated “political reality thrillers” now available as eBooks, EXECUTIVE ACTIONS and EXECUTIVE TREASON (Diversion Books, NYC) and two acclaimed non-fiction books covering pop culture and television history – SUPERMAN: SERIAL TO CEREAL and SATURDAY MORNING TV.

Grossman taught journalism, film and television at Emerson College, Boston University, and USC and has guest lectured at colleges and universities around the United States. He is a member of the Board of Trustees at Emerson College in Boston and he serves on the Boston University Metropolitan College Advisory Board. He is a member of the International Thriller Writers Association.

Gary Grossman lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Helene. They have three children.

Connect with Gary:
www.garygrossman.com  www.wmsprods.com  www.wellergrossman.com

Tour Participants: 
May 2-Review of Executive Actions at Reviews By Molly
May 3-Review of Executive Actions at Mysteriously View
May 4-Review of Executive Treason at Mysteriously View
May 5-Review of Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Lit Addicted Brit
May 7-Guest Post at My Bookshelf
May 11-Guest Post at Words By Webb
May 11-Review of Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Freedom Acres
May 14-Spotlight at Electronic Scrapbook
May 15-Author Chat/Spotlight at Rainy Day Reviews
May 19-Review of Executive Actions at Reading A Little Bit Of Everything
May 22-Review of Executive Actions at Rainy Day Reviews
May 24-Review of Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Novel Reaction
May 25-Review of Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Book Girl
May 28-Review of Executive Actions + Executive Treason at The Top Shelf
June 4-Mellisa reviews Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Buggie4Book
June 5-Review of Executive Treason at Reviews By Molly
June 6-Holly reviews Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Buggie4Book
June 7-Review of Executive Treason at Rainy Day Reviews
June 12-Guest Post at Romancing The Book
June 13-Guest Post at Mama Knows Books
June 14-Timothy reviews Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Buggie4Book
June 15-Guest Post at Reading A Little Bit Of Everything
June 18-De Ann reviews Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Buggie4Book
June 19-Interview at Writers And Authors
June 20-Review of Executive Actions at Cafe Of Dreams
June 21-Live Interview at A Book And A Chat
June 22-Review of Executive Actions at Joel M. Andre, Author
June 25-Review of Executive Actions at Me And Reading
June 26-Joanne reviews Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Buggie4Book
June 27-Review of Executive Treason at Joel M. Andre, Author
June 28-Cheryl reviews Executive Actions + Executive Treason at The Book Connection
June 29-Becky reviews Executive Actions + Executive Treason at Buggie4Book
June 30-Review of Executive Treason at Cafe Of Dreams
July 2-Review of Executive Treason at Me And Reading