'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: 01/08/2012
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780752884363