The Sandpit

  • Nicholas Shakespeare

  • ISBN: 9781785419263

£21.99

Having returned to Oxford with his son Leandro, John Dyer believes his time living on the edge as a foreign correspondent in Rio is over. But Leandro's schoolmates are the... more

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Having returned to Oxford with his son Leandro, John Dyer believes his time living on the edge as a foreign correspondent in Rio is over. But Leandro's schoolmates are the children of influential people, among them an international banker, a Russian oligarch, an American CIA operative and a British spook. As they congregate round the sports field for the weekly football matches, the network of alliances that spreads between these power brokers soon becomes clear to Dyer. But it is a chance conversation with an Iranian nuclear scientist, Rustum Marvar, father of a friend of Leandro's, that sets him onto a truly precarious path. When Marvar and his son disappear, several sinister factions seem acutely interested in Marvar's groundbreaking research at the Clarendon Lab, and what he might have told Dyer about it...
The Sandpit by Nicholas Shakespeare

Genre
Mystery

ISBN(s)
Large Print Paperback: 9781785419263
(01 Nov 2020)

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