1991 in Hong Kong and the colony is preparing for Chinese rule. Geoff Howells, a government-trained killing machine, is brought out of retirement and sent there.
His brief: to assassinate Chinese Mafia leader, Simon Ng.
Howells devises a dangerous and complicated plan to reach his intended victim - only to find himself the next target ...Patrick Dugan, a Hong Kong policeman, has been held back in his career because of his family connections - his sister is married to Simon Ng.
But when Ng's daughter is kidnapped and Ng himself disappears, Dugan gets caught up in a series of violent events and an international spy ring that has spun out of control ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 480 pages
- Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
- Publication Date: 07/02/2008
- Category: Thriller / suspense
- ISBN: 9780340960721