Morris West was one of the great storytellers of the twentieth century. He wrote 28 novels, several of which were made into films, as well as plays and non-fiction. Australian-born, his books have sold nearly 70 million copies worldwide, and have been translated into 28 languages. He is best known for his novels The Devil's Advocate, The Shoes of the Fisherman and The Clowns of God.
"Blends suspense story and political thriller in an engrossing
novel." --Daily Mail
"As ever West probes awkward issues of conscience with great skill." --Daily Express
"A boldly conceived and ingeniously constructed tale" --The Yorkshire Post