Sir Stafford Nye's flight home from Malaya takes an unprecedented twist when a young woman confides in him that someone is trying to kill her. In a moment of weakness, he agrees to lend her his passport. Unwittingly, the diplomat has put his own life on the line. When he meets the mystery woman again, she is a different person, and he finds himself drawn into a battle against an invisibleand altogether more dangerousenemy. . . .
About the Author
The Guinness Book of World Records lists Christie as the best-selling novelist of all time. Her novels have sold roughly 2 billion copies, and her estate claims that her works come third in the rankings of the world's most-widely published books, behind Shakespeare's works and the Bible.
“I cut my mystery teeth on Agatha Christie. She is and will always be the queen of mystery.”
-John Lescroart, New York Times bestselling author
“The cleverness of it remains as unflagging as ever.”
-Sunday Times (London)