An electrifying thriller debut set in modern China, in a world of artists, paranoid revolutionaries and government conspiracies...First she tried to start over.
Now she's just trying to survive.ON HER OWNEllie Cooper's tour of duty in Iraq left her with a damaged leg, a faithless husband, and a desperate need to get away.
In Beijing, she falls for charismatic Chinese artist Lao Zhang but, after the arrival of a mysterious guest, he disappears...ON THE RUNHer cheating husband, Trey, tracks her down to demand a divorce.
But far more disturbing are the Chinese and American agents who begin to hound Ellie for Lao Zhang's whereabouts.AND A LONG WAY FROM HOMEWhen things suddenly turn threatening, Ellie turns fugitive, convinced there's a hidden agenda - one that involves something she should never have seen in Iraq - something that could get her killed.
Now she's alone, in a country she barely knows, falling down a rabbit hole of conspiracies from which she can't escape...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 448 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 01/04/2012
- Category: Thriller / suspense
- ISBN: 9780007453191