"I've always been your wild card, play me". This is the irresistible message that Andrew Mann receives on a sealed envelope at the funeral of his exotic school friend, Clayton Smith. Opening the envelope will take him round the world in search of the map of the Invisible World.
Beautiful thriller with some New Age overtones, set in the Far East. "I've always been your wild card, play me". This is the irresistible message that a young mid-western plumbing engineer, Andrew Mann, receives on a sealed envelope at the funeral of his wildly exotic school friend, Clayton Smith. Opening the envelope will take him to Hong Kong, Shanghai and the desert wastes of Mongolia in search of the most fabulous map in the history of the ancient world -- a map of the Invisible World. Did it really exist or is it a quest for the invisible world of the soul?
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'Top-quality debut suspense novel that crossbreeds The Third Man with The Maltese Falcon and comes up a whopping winner... masterpiece.'Kirkus Reviews 'A subtle, suspenseful experience... Here is a thinking person's thriller, brimming with ideas and a most appropriate complexity' San Francisco Chronicle 'Cohen's elegantly written novel is an intriguing mixture of adventure story and philosophical conundrum. Ingenious, atmospheric and unsettling, it makes you want to book your passage to China right away' The Times 'Cohen's first novel is a mix of thriller and discourses on rare textiles... enjoyable' Time Out
Invisible World by Stuart Cohen
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