From John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, the authors of the #1 New York Times bestseller Game Change, comes an explosive account of the 2012 presidential election, pulling back the curtain to reveal the exhilarating, newsbreaking story behind the headlines for the first time. Double Down tells the compelling narrative of the circus-like Republican nomination fight, the rise and fall of Mitt Romney, and the trials, tribulations, and Election Day triumph of Barack Obama. It’s the shocking, often hilarious, definitive account of an election of singular importance.