Mellie Grant has written a book. Olivia gives it a read. She believes it’s a total bore. Olivia advises her to write a real book that tells the people who she really is, what she’s been through. It’ll be hard, but that’s the kind of book that will make her president. That’s the book Mellie wants to write. Watch this scene from Season 5 Episode 10 "It's Hard Out Here for a General," and catch new episodes of Scandal THURSDAYS 9|8c on ABC.