Diplomat Jess Turner is the British Consul in Canberra. When a British business woman is brutally murdered in a Queensland resort Jess travels to Brisbane to liaise with the police. DI Tom Sangster is assigned the case. Between them, they must work together to solve the case.
Born and educated in the UK, Jean worked as a British diplomat for many years. She spent much of her working life overseas in Embassies and High Commissions in Australia, Brussels, the Caribbean, China, East Berlin, Indonesia, Mauritius and Switzerland. She has travelled extensively and writes about all the countries she has lived in or visited. She has many stories in her to tell.
‘Brilliant Tour de force … gripping from start to finish’ Alistair Goodlad, former Minister of State for Foreign Affairs
‘A cracking good read. Fast-paced with fascinating characters and written with all the authority of a seasoned diplomat.’ Helen Liddell former British High Commissioner to Australia.
‘…an enjoyable read that has left me wanting to follow the further adventures of Jess, who seems to be a magnet for trouble, danger and excitement.’ Madhouse family reviews
”… a genuine insight into the world of international diplomacy suffuses the whole book….highly recommended’ www.crimesquad.com