From halfway around the world, American Claire Sullivan jets to Paris on the basis of a desperate phone call that she received from her glamorous sister Gina. However, when she arrives, Gina is missing and her trail leads to a mysterious boyfriend, Garth Cooper now living in London with a secret to hide. As time passes, Claire begins to realize that Gina's sudden disappearance is not another one of her sister's harebrained stunts.
I usually enjoy Susan Howatch's books, but I think that this book was one of her weakest. I give this book a C!
From half-way around the world American Claire Sullivan obeys a desperate summons from her glamorous sister and flies to Paris, where she finds, not her sister, but Garth Cooper - a boyfriend of her sister's with a secret to hide. A gripping tale of intrigue and suspense.