Noelle: So tell us what this story is like. What would you compare it to?
Cordy Fitzgerald: It’s Miss Marple meets Foley’s War, your 8th grade teacher meets Kim Jong-un, a smart old lady saves the universe with finesse.
Noelle: Why are there so many dates in the chapter headings?
Cordy Fitzgerald: Political thriller buffs like to compare fictional events with real life timelines. It helps establish plausibility and who was in power. Spies use code names and readers can figure out to whom those names refer.
Noelle: So is this a thriller or a mystery?
Cordy Fitzgerald: It’s the marriage of both.