The Deceit, Paperback


High-concept adventure thriller set in Egypt and Cornwall.

What connects a lost hoard of ancient religious texts with a revival in satanic rituals?

Perfect for fans of Wilbur Smith. AN ANCIENT SECRET When a renowned historian is found dead in a cave in the Sahara, his former student Ryan Harper vows to find out what happened.

Rumour suggests he'd uncovered a priceless religious text, obsessively hidden for centuries by a network of holy men.

BROUGHT TO LIGHT Meanwhile, on Cornwall's remote western moorlands disturbing rituals are taking place - rituals that appear to have Egyptian connections.

Working the case, DI Karen Trevithick is caught up in a dangerous mystery that will threaten the person she loves most.

WILL SHAKE THE WORLD With the help of filmmaker Helen Fassbinder, Ryan finds himself in a race against time to decipher the ancient text.

Pursued across Egypt by those who would use its secrets to devastating effect, Ryan draws ever closer to an unspeakable truth.

A truth that will expose the most shocking deceit the world has ever known...


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 464 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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  • Category: Thriller / suspense
  • ISBN: 9780007459193



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