ISBN 9781408802854,Ordinary Thunderstorms

Ordinary Thunderstorms



Penguin Books India (Penguin)

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9781408802854

ISBN-10 1408802856


Number of Pages 416 Pages
Language (English)


A thrilling, plot-twisting novel from the author of the Richard & Judy bestseller Restless, WINNER OF THE COSTA NOVEL OF THE YEAR ?Thriller lovers will discover a superior satisfaction in Ordinary Thunderstorms,in which a brush with a stranger leaves his hero homeless and hunted through the fringes of London?-Guardian . One May evening in London, as a result of a chance encounter and a split- second decision, the young climatologist Adam Kindred loses everything ? home, job, reputation, passport, credit cards, money ? never to get them back. With the police and a hit man in merciless pursuit, Adam has no choice but to go underground, joining the ranks of the disappeared, struggling to understand how his life has unravelled so spectacularly. His journey of discovery will take him along the Thames from Chelsea to the sink estates of the East End. On the way he encounters aristocrats, priests, prostitutes and policewoman ? but will he ever find himself again?