Sep

17

CGD TALKS
5:30—7:00 PM
Center for Global Development
2055 L Street NW
- Fifth Floor

Minute Zero Book Party

Please join us for a reception to celebrate the release of Minute Zero, the latest thriller in the Judd Ryker series from Todd Moss about a professor inside the State Department’s Crisis Reaction Unit. In the novel, Ryker is sent to Zimbabwe where an aging dictator is stealing re-election and crushing its nascent democracy. Ryker supports a human rights lawyer who is challenging the president, but to help her win he must outsmart the plotters and overcome Washington’s indifference. Minute Zero was inspired by true-life events in 2008, Todd's experiences in government, and especially his love of a country he first visited as a student 25 years ago.

The event will begin with a brief discussion and reading. Drinks and small bites will be provided. Books will be for sale and Todd will (of course!) be signing copies.

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