Author(s): Paul Torday
The bestselling author of SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN returns with a Buchan-esque thriller. Traumatised by a tour of duty in Iraq, Richard Gaunt returns home to his girlfriend with very little of a plan in mind. Finding it difficult to settle into civilian life, he turns to drink and gambling - and is challenged to a bet he cannot resist. All he has to do is walk from London to Oxford in under twelve hours. But what starts as a harmless venture turns into something altogether different when Richard recklessly accepts an unusual request from a stranger ...
The bestselling author of SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN returns with a Buchan-esque thriller.
Paul Torday's debut, SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN, was an international bestseller and has been sold in 25 countries. His subsequent novels were also published to great critical acclaim. He is married with two sons by a previous marriage, has two stepsons and lives close to the River North Tyne.