Ever wondered what life is like for a globetrotting reporter covering one of the most dynamic women in the world? Check out BBC State Department correspondent Kim Ghattas’s The Secretary: A Journey With Hillary Clinton From Beirut to the Heart of American Power. Ghattas, who grew up amid the Lebanese civil war, has traveled 300,000-plus miles with Clinton and interviewed her more than 15 times. Her revealing and intimate book provides a detailed glimpse inside the Obama foreign-policy machine.
This article appears in the March 2013 issue of The Washingtonian.