A thrilling mix of espionage, treachery and murder set in the aftermath of the First World War from the master of the triple-cross
Robert Goddard was born in Hampshire and read History at Cambridge. His first novel, Past Caring, was an instant bestseller. Since then his books have captivated readers worldwide with their edge-of-the-seat pace and their labyrinthine plotting. The first Harry Barnett novel, Into the Blue, was winner of the first WHSmith Thumping Good Read Award and was dramatized for TV, starring John Thaw. His thriller, Long Time Coming won an Edgar in the Mystery Writers of America awards.
The master of the triple double-cross * The Times *
A compelling storyteller of our time * Sunday Telegraph *
A conjurer...nothing can stop him * Guardian *