Martin Walker is a prize-winning journalist and the author of several acclaimed works of non-fiction, including The Cold War: A History. He lives in the Dordogne and Washington, DC.
Good food, fascinating history, and a crackerjack mystery:
who could ask for more? * Publishers Weekly *
The gorgeous scenery and delicious meals provide as much entertainment as the action * Sunday Times *
While a brilliantly conceived plot builds up to a climax that James Bond might envy, there is pleasure to be had in Martin Walker's sensitive portrayal of a tight-knit community where friendship and mutual support count for more than expediency. Bruno is a hero for our troubled times * Daily Mail *
Walker once again delivers a delightful potpourri of southern French La vie en rose and tense action * Irish Independent *
This is the perfect Summer escape novel, with a cracking crime at its heart * Sun *