A snatched child, a cryptic message and a secret that will tear two lives apart.
Twenty years ago, one-year-old Lauren disappeared.
Now, ex-policeman Tom Lomax gets a mysterious offer from an heiress, Sara. She wants him to fly to her private island, all expenses paid. He cannot help but be intrigued. But Sara has received a troubling message and, despite all the privileges in her life, she now has no one to turn to and doesn't know whom she can trust.
In a matter of hours, both will be thrown headfirst into a race against time that will challenge everything they've believed in and change both their lives for ever.
A first-rate thriller with a terrific climax - SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
His plot is enthralling, his characters sharp and vital - FINANCIAL TIMES
Fast-moving with plenty of exotic locations and tense action, this is a highly entertaining thriller - Sunday Mirror
Excellent stuff - Irish Independent
John Connor left his job as a barrister to write full time. During the fifteen years of his legal career he prosecuted numerous homicide cases in West Yorkshire and London. He advised the police in numerous proactive drugs and organised crime operations, many involving covert activity. He now lives in Brussels with his wife and two children.