He has left a trail of blood from the backstreets of Bombay to the war-torn streets of Saigon. And no one knows who he is or how many he has murdered ...
Because this is Asia in the seventies, and Michel Christian crosses borders with impunity. He has a briefcase full of stolen passports and when that doesn't work - well, everyone knew every cop in Asia had his price.
But when an Interpol detective's daughter goes missing on the hippie trail, someone finally takes notice.
With the help of a mysterious Frenchwoman, Inspector Renee Budjinski finally lures Michel into a trap - but at a terrible cost.
When the judge's gavel cracks across a Delhi courtroom and the world waits for justice, Michel's terrible destiny will hang on one last twist of fate ...
"Exotic, exciting, darkly suspenseful - a splendid novel." - Campbell Armstrong.
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Colin Falconer is the internationally bestselling author of over twenty novels. He has been on the bestseller lists in Europe, Australia and South America and is now available in the US.
This March 2019 edition contains extensive editorial revisions
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