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6 things you need to know about The President is Missing

President Bill Clinton and bestselling author James Patterson have teamed up to write the thriller of the year. It's all top secret, of course, but here's a quick peek behind the scenes...

President Bill Clinton and global thriller master James Patterson

4. With hidden sub-basements and secret passages, the White House is the perfect setting for a thriller – and with details drawn from Bill Clinton’s knowledge of the iconic building, you will truly feel immersed.

5. Patterson describes the novel as ‘full of twists and turns – kind of like being President’. Clinton’s response? ‘Jim, you have no idea!’

6. The President is Missing will be adapted for television screens and is set to be a major television event. Get your fantasy cast at the ready.

The President is Missing is published on 4 June 2018.

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