by Joseph Kanon
Hollywood, 1945. Ben Collier returns from war to the news that his filmmaker brother Daniel has died in mysterious circumstances -- the papers say it was an accident, but others suspect suicide.
Daniel was a heroic figure who helped many prominent German intellectuals escape Europe before the war and then settled in Los Angeles with his beautiful wife, Liesl.
Why would a man with such a bright future take his own life?
Could he have been murdered? Beneath the surface shine of the movie business lies a darker world where even the biggest stars and star-makers are vulnerable to old secrets being exposed and old loyalties tested...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 512 pages
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/04/2011
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781847398338