Five years ago a senior official was forced from his high profile government job and disappeared without trace. Now he has returned seeking Clark Radcliffe’s help. Clark was the expert computer analyst who found the evidence of corruption five years ago in an investigation with devastating consequences for many, himself included. He had however moved on. It was all over. Or was it? A mysterious meeting offers the chance to find out what really happened. Clark quickly discovers he doesn’t know who to trust as he embarks on a perilous journey across Belfast and eventually to Dubai, a journey where he not only finds the answers he needs but a journey where he learns a lot about himself.
An unexpected encounter with his estranged sister and Clark Radcliffe discovers her idyllic London life may not be all it seems. Driven by desire for reconciliation he offers to help in any way he can. Gradually he is drawn into a dangerous and complex investigation involving his colleagues in Belfast, the police and a renegade organisation of London city analysts. As Clark unearths a spiral of secrets and lies he learns it is his family who have most to lose. Are the bonds strong enough to survive?