Robin Duvalas follow-up to Bear in the Woods is a heart-in-mouth tale of international conspiracy, self-discovery and romance.One summer evening in Bavaria, fortyish history professor Bryn Williams a more Frasier than Bond a falls simultaneously into love and mortal danger. He becomes a target for MI6, Mossad and an American hit man. Oblivious to his predicament, he continues his holiday in America. Walking alone in a National Park, he stumbles on a newly dead body. He is arrested for murder, and released only when evidence of a third party emerges. But when he discovers the identity of the killer, and reports it to the San Francisco police, his motel room is blown up. With no-one to turn to, he flees north.He is intercepted in the mountains by a cousin, who works for MI6. And by the woman he fell in love with in Bavaria. They persuade him a against his better judgment a to help frustrate a plot to destroy the American President. He is drawn into a web of conspiracy and deceit whose true nature only gradually becomes apparent.As the narrative races towards its unexpected and shocking climax, the hero discovers untapped reserves of talent a as lover and as man of action.This is also a tale about the underbelly of American and international politics. About the secret forces that drive people and nations towards destructionHe ordered a takeaway coffee and a pie-like dessert called a a#39;Dutch Babya#39;; and sat in the Ford Focus with his supplies. The only ... The liquid was a deep, purple colour, and left a stain on the seat cover which could probably never be removed.
|Title||:||Below the Thunder|
|Author||:||R. A. P. Duval|
|Publisher||:||Troubador Publishing Ltd - 2012-11-15|