A top level scientist has disappeared, possibly with a devastatingly deadly serum in his pocket. Has he been kidnapped, or defected to the enemy, or is he simply mad and plotting the extermination of the entire human race? The authors other books include "A Staircase in Surrey".
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When a germ-warfare expert goes missing, his twin brother impersonates him as a cover-up, but for how long can this last? Inspector Appleby is sent on a series of wild goose chases, which take him to a preparatory school, to the estate of an eccentric earl, and to a remote Atlantic rock, before a truly shocking climax.… (more)