Author(s): Alan Maley
Modern, original fiction for learners of English. Dan Combes is a former MI6 agent living peacefully in France. After being attacked by a former colleague, he realises his relationship with the British Secret Service has not yet finished. He believes the attack is linked to his roles in Berlin and Central America. But that was years ago so why do they want him dead now? Dan returns to England and confronts his difficult past - a web of lies and deceit that he knows must end.
The valley; 1. The river; 2. On the hillside; 3. The fight; 4. The house; 5. Hotel des Templiers; 6. Meeting in Castelnau; 7. Journey to Barcelona; 8. Bert Perkins; 9. Nina Rowlandson; 10. Hugo Strang; 11. Death in Berlin; 12. The San Cristobal Operation; 13. Epping Forest; 14. Waiting in Wimbledon; 15. At the King's Head; 16. Death in Wimbledon; 17. Hurstead Hall, Oxfordshire; 18. Big fish: deep waters; 19. Settling accounts; 20. Talking it over; 21. Crossing the Channel; 22. Driving south; 23. A new life?; 24. Full circle; 25. Endgame; An underground station in London; The valley; A drug overdoese at HQ.