The Scorpions' Tail

by Brian Reeve



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/27/2010

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 224
ISBN : 9781449099435

About the Book

Set in South Africa, The Scorpions’ Tail centres on a plot to assassinate Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa.  The book is reminiscent of Frederick Forsyth’s Day of the Jackal and will resonate with readers interested in terse dialogue, a strong storyline and a distinctive writing style.

About the Author

Brian Reeve lives in Fulham, London.  Born in 1946 in Johannesburg, he attended the University of Natal (Durban), before being conscripted into the South African military for two years.  He studied Japanese karatedo and aikido in Tokyo and achieved black belt dan grades in both disciplines. Brian spent 35 years as an engineering consultant for major oil companies and has lived and worked in ten cities.  He has published three novels including A Dangerous Game (2005), Dark Intent (2008) and Deadly Instinct (2009) and one non-fiction work entitled Zen Mind, No Mind (2007).