Secrets of the DeadBook - 2011
"To reach the living, navigate the dead In a villa on the coast of Montenegro, Abby Cormac witnesses the brutal murder of her lover, diplomat Michael Lascaris. The last thing she remembers is a gun pointed directly at her. She wakes to find herself at the centre of a diplomatic nightmare. Everyone wants an answer but no one wants to listen. Even her employers at the Foreign Office believe she s hiding something. She is completely alone. As Abby tries to piece together the last few months of Michael s life in order to get at the truth, she soon realises that he wasn t quite what he seemed. What exactly was his relationship with one of the most ruthless men in the Balkans a war criminal who has never been brought to justice? And what links Michael s gift to her of a gold necklace with its Christian monogram, a 4th century manuscript left in the shadow of Emperor Constantine s palace at Trier and an inscription on a tomb in Rome? When Abby investigates further, it becomes clear that someone wants to suppress a secret, one that has been kept hidden for centuries. And they will stop at nothing to do so "
Publisher: London : Arrow Books, 2011.
Branch Call Number: FIC Harpe
Characteristics: 470 p.