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Krysalis

By John Trenhaile

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A compelling novel from John Trenhaile about an ordinary marriage plunged into a world of murder, chase and double-cross.

David Lescombe, one of the Whitehall's top civil servants, believes he has a happy marriage to Anna, a successful barrister. But when Anna disappears and, at the same time, Krysalis, a unique NATO file, is removed from David's safe at their home, security services on both sides of the Atlantic are quick to accuse Anna of treason. David determines to find his wife and clear her name. But every step takes him further into danger ... and the evidence against Anna mounts up.

As David uncovers more and more about the woman he married and thought he knew, he also begins to catch glimpses of another tantalizingly vague figure: Gerhard Kleist, the psychoanalyst first consulted by Anna some years previously. Is their relationship merely that of doctor-patient? Are they lovers? Or is Kleist's role something more sinister?

Biographical Notes

John Trenhaile practiced for thirteen years at the Chancery Bar before leaving the law to devote himself to writing full-time. He is the author of twelve bestselling novels. His first, The Man Called Kyril, was adapted for television and starred Edward Woodward and Richard E. Grant.

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  • ISBN: 9781444793659
  • Publication date: 29 Jan 2015
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  • Imprint: Mulholland Books
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