TV reporter Erica Sparks has become a superstar overnight. Is it due to her hard work and talent, or is she at the center of a spiraling conspiracy?
On her very first assignment, Erica inadvertently witnessesand filmsa horrific tragedy, scooping all the other networks. Mere weeks later, another tragedy strikesagain, right in front of Erica and her cameras.
Erica will stop at nothing to uncover the truth. But she has to make sure disasterand her troubled pastdon't catch up with her first.
How far will a candidate go to become president? Erica SparksAmerica's top-rated cable-news hostis about to find out.
Mike Ortiz is a dynamic war hero favored to win the White House. Standing by his side is his glamorous and adoring wife, Celeste. But something about this seemingly perfect couple troubles Erica.
The Candidate is packed with political intrigue and media manipulation as the lust for power turns deadly indeed.
After getting the green light from her network to launch an investigative news show, Erica flies to Bismarck, North Dakota, to investigate Take Back Our Homeland, the largest secessionist group. What she finds is profoundly disturbinga growing threat to the future of our union.
Then she discovers a potential informant murdered in her Bismarck hotel. Take Back Our Homeland might be even more dangerous than she had thoughtand she's unwittingly become one of the key players in the story. Her fear and anxiety escalatefor her marriage, her daughter, and her own life.