'Spain's Ken Follett' ups his game further with a breakneck historical thriller. Gibraltar, 1940. During a horrific storm, a sea captain rescues a group of castaways - and in return is given a strange-looking emblem made of gold and diamonds.
Decades later, the captain's son receives a substantial offer for the emblem.
He will not sell it, but discovers the astounding story behind this mysterious object ...Munich, 1919.
Fifteen-year-old Paul Reiner dreams of the heroic father he never knew, who died during the First World War.
One night, Paul discovers a secret which turns his world upside down - and from that moment, he sacrifices everything to uncover the truth behind his father's death.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 304 pages
- Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
- Publication Date: 02/08/2012
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780752884363