Runoff

Runoff

By Mark Coggins

Bleak House Books, Paperback, 9781932557541, 302pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2007

Description
When her hand-picked mayoral candidate fails even to carry the predominantly Chinese precincts, Leonora Lee?the all-powerful ?Dragon Lady? of San Francisco's Chinatown?hires private eye August Riordan to investigate the possibility that someone has rigged the election by hacking the city's newly installed touch-screen voting machines.


About the Author
Coggins earned two degrees and a Phi Beta Kappa key from Stanford University. He has worked for a number of Silicon Valley computer and venture capital firms, including Netscape Communications and three software start-ups.