About this book
Paperback edition of Harris's latest thriller, set in Geneva and following the travails of an American banker who's developed a system that can manipulate financial markets. It sold 125,000 copies in hardback, and is Harris's first novel since "The Ghost", which sold over 700,000 copies worldwide and was adapted into a successful film. 'There are moments when this book feels so up to date it could have been written next week...' "Express"
Meet Alex Hoffmann: among the secretive inner circle of the ultra-rich, he is something of a legend. Based in Geneva, he has developed a revolutionary system that has the power to manipulate financial markets. Generating billions of dollars, it is a system that thrives on panic - and feeds on fear.