About this book
The classic adventure story featuring the intrepid Richard Hannay, this is a new edition in the "Red Classics" series. Hannay is on the run from the police and a murderer, and returns to his native Scotland. There, he must stay one step ahead of the game, and warn the government of an assassination plot which could bring the country to the brink of war.
Richard Hannay is thoroughly bored with London. Then a murder is commited in his flat. An obvious suspect for the police and an easy target for the killers, Hannay goes on the run in his native Scotland where he will need all his courage and ingenuity to stay one step ahead of his pursuers.