In the past: a man crawls desperately through a claustrophobic escape tunnel beneath a POW camp in the Cambridgeshire Fens.
Above, a shadow passes across the moon, while ahead only death awaits him.
In the present: Philip Dryden is reporting on an archaeological dig at the old POW camp when a body is uncovered.
But there is something odd: the man appears to have been shot in the head, and the position indicates that he was trying to get into the camp, not escape it.
It's a puzzle which excites Dryden far more than the archaeologists or the police.
That is, until a second, more recent, body is discovered ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/07/2006
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780141018638