A Higher Loyalty

In his book, former FBI director James Comey shares his never-before-told experiences from some of the highest-stakes situations of his career in the past two decades of American government, exploring what good, ethical leadership looks like, and how it drives sound decisions. His journey provides an unprecedented entry into the corridors of power, and a remarkable lesson in what makes an effective leader.

Mr. Comey served as director of the FBI from 2013 to 2017, appointed to the post by President Barack Obama. He previously served as U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, and the U.S. deputy attorney general in the administration of President George W. Bush. From prosecuting the Mafia and Martha Stewart to helping change the Bush administration's policies on torture and electronic surveillance, overseeing the Hillary Clinton e-mail investigation as well as ties between the Trump campaign and Russia, Comey has been involved in some of the most consequential cases and policies of recent history.

A Higher Loyalty - James Comey Summary

A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership is a book by James Comey, the former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). It was published by Macmillan Publishers' Flatiron Books on April 17, 2018...

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A Higher Loyalty - James Comey Book Reviews (262)

Jim Tunick

A must read for everyone regardless of party5 star

James Comey spoke truth from the heart and pulled,no punches in this revetting account of his years in both public and private service, the challenges of balancing family life with that of being FBI Director, and finally his ultimate challenges with Donald,Trump, the 3rd President he worked for. 55

Kyle Olivo

Must read5 star

This book isn’t about politics — it’s about principles. We need to seriously consider what values we hold in common as a nation. This book is a good starting point for such a conversation. 55


Lies1 star

Book of lies from a traitor 15


Honestly and Integrity5 star

An insightful read. It validates the shadow on the presidency of this great country. I can’t wait for it to end! 55


Saludos selgsj5 star

Feliz bese 55

700 Pages

Nothing to do with integrity. At all.1 star

This guy flip flopped between the truth and a loyalty to the Clintons, and because of that he lost his connection to both, and ended up getting fired by even his next boss. This book was tossed together in record time while he’s even still relevant, and is a cash grab and by a recently fired guy, and not a well thought through memoir about a career built on integrity. Sad. 15


Every organization and every leader should read this5 star

This book was amazing. Interestingly, trump and Clinton are really only a footnote-the main focus on this book is about ethical leadership, honesty, and the importance of an independent FBI. It’s unfortunate that the main meaning behind this book will be lost in the noise of politics -I’ve been in the corporate world most of my adult life and I think any corporation who actually believes in a positive work culture should make this book required reading. Side note-on the Hillary and trump stuff, Comey did make a compelling argument that he thought rationally through an extraordinary set of circumstances that no one has ever faced before in his position. He was thoughtful-and I agree with him-given the situation, his hands were tied. If he didn’t say something about reopening the investigation, in this climate, the FBI could have been completely dismantled. Comey is a true hero. Comey will make you laugh and cry, but more importantly, I have a new respect for the brave men and women in the FBI and the organization as a whole. One of the laugh out loud moments I remember best: “No, they hand write each line” You have to read the book in order to understand why this is so freaking hilarious. 55

Discriminating Reader

A Higher Loyalty5 star

.James Comey provides rare insights into the " behind the scenes " life behind closed doors in Washington. He has written an outstanding book that should be read by all who care about the future of America.. 55


Lies1 star

Fake reality 15


Title1 star

🙄 15


Pure crap1 star

What a liar! 15


Comey is a True hero5 star

One of the greatest hero's of our time. Excellent read. We can always count on Comey to report the raw truth. Anyone who believes that this book is anything but the truth is undoubtedly brainwashed. Wake up zombies! Mr. Orange is a complete fraud. Thank you to James Comey for inspiring hope, truth and honor in all of us. 55


Self serving republican turned political operator for whoever is in power1 star

Comey is a self interested ego maniac. Describes trumps height, hand size, hair and complexion. Obsessed much?! Remember, Comey is a Bush guy. He and mueller helped sell the Iraq war. They lied repeatedly. They claim Martha Stewart’s scalp is a badge of honor. Cowards 15


!!!5 star

Will definitely be reading! 55

Andrew Kennerly

Waiting for the Audiobook on iTunes.5 star

Waiting for the Audiobook on iTunes. 55


Cleaning out the closet5 star

Lots os skeletons... No wonder Donald Duck Trump is so upset... I’m writing this with a smile on my face :) 55


E pluribus unum translated as "One out of many" “Out of many, one"5 star

Well the truth shall be heard across this nation, and each individual will follow his or her own opinion of a man that’s very honest, holds our country very close to heart ,and has the highest integrity . His Name is “James Brien Comey Jr. is an American lawyer who served as the seventh Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation from September 4, 2013, until his dismissal” 55

FBI shill

Pure genius5 star

Brilliant this man cost Hilary the election and now proceeds to make money off her voters. 10/10 55

law and order is needed

Trump is a criminal. Pre order for the truth5 star

I preordered this book. Haven’t read it yet but can’t wait to hear the truth from Our (Ex FBI director). Don’t trust the perverted crook we have as president. 55

Julia 1974

Hope5 star

I hope Comey sheds some light on his infatuation with Hillary Clinton. I hope Comey admits he has a man-crush on Trump and that’s why he focused on Trump’s physical features. I hope Comey apologizes for being a failed leader of the FBI. Hope. Hope. Hope. 55

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