By Paul Mendelson
(29 customer reviews)
Total Pages: 401
Shortlisted for the Crime Writer`s Association Gold Dagger 2014 (Crime Novel of the Year) ”An excellent, uncompromising crime thriller made even better by its setting ... the story is two journeys in one, and I`m glad I took both.” (#1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Child)Publisher's Description:
Seven years ago in Cape Town three young white South African schoolboys were abducted in broad daylight on three consecutive days. They were never heard of again. Now, a new case for the unpredictable Colonel Vaughn de Vries casts a light on the original enquiry; for him, a personal failure which has haunted him for those seven years and has cost him his marriage and peace of mind. A former British government agent, friend to De Vries, provides intelligence on this new case, but is any of it admissible? Struggling in a mire of departmental and racial rivalry, De Vries seeks the whole truth and unravels a complex history of abuse, deception and murder. Challenging friends, colleagues and enemies, De Vries comes to realise he doesn`t know who is which. Set against the background of Cape Town and the endless, rolling South African veld, this chilling thriller reveals layer after layer of ab[...]Category: Thriller
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