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An Agent of Deceit - APRIL 2011 BOOK OF THE MONTH - EXCLUSIVE 500 NUMBERED COPIES

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An Agent of Deceit - APRIL 2011 BOOK OF THE MONTH - EXCLUSIVE 500 NUMBERED COPIES

Author: Chris Morgan Jones

Price: £75.00

Published by: Mantle

Date Available: 06 May 2011

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Synopsis

 

A gripping and sophisticated modern thriller in the vein of John le Carre.

Ten years ago, journalist Ben Webster had his investigation into a corrupt Russian business in Kazakhstan crushed, the cost of his scrutiny a terrible tragedy . . .

 

Now employed by a private London intelligence agency, Webster’s interest is piqued when a client asks him to expose the dealings of shadowy Russian oligarch Konstantin Malin. Before long Webster finds himself fixated by Malin and by his front man Richard Boot. But how far is he willing to risk the wellbeing of his family? And that of Boot himself?

 

Meanwhile Boot finds himself under pressure to explain to the world how he – a simple lawyer – came to be one of Russia’s largest investors. And when one of Malin’s former protégées is found dead after meeting with Webster, begins to realise that he too may be at risk. Desperate to seek a haven with the wife he lost years before, Boot realises that he must now take action – but his options are fast running out . . .

 

Against a background of Moscow, London and Berlin a journey of impossible decisions begins . . .

 

About the Author

For eleven years Chris Morgan Jones worked at the world's largest business intelligence agency. He has advised Middle Eastern governments, Russian oligarchs, New York banks, London hedge funds and African mining companies. An Agent of Convenience is his first novel.

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Cover Type: Hardback

ISBN: 9780230752672

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