Spider's Web

by Kurt Hafner



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 6/20/2012

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 350
ISBN : 9781467885782
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 350
ISBN : 9781477214619

About the Book

Intrigue, Greed and Murder culminate in a dramatic Conclusion to this International Web of Mystery and Deceit Rolf and Sabine Brenner’s company and its USA subsidiary are flourishing as the Millennium approaches but their holiday on the Gulf Coast of Florida is marred by a terrible accident. - At the same time an ambitious and ruthless social climber is developing his predatory plans in England in order to acquire wealth and power in a vicious game of removing anything that may stand in his way. A mysterious suspect is being tracked on his way to Miami by a young woman who is already an expert in fighting organised crime but unaware of the danger that she will meet after her arrival in the United States. A highly respected Aristocrat and powerful business investor travels by Concorde to New York in order to protect Brenner Inc. from collapse where he teams up with his celebrated and glamorous lawyer to face the subversive elements at large. A brilliant police graduate with roots in the Bronx mounts a major campaign to identify, hunt down and eliminate the gang that has invaded Manhattan and caused major problems in Chicago. - A Harvard Professor and his family become embroiled in the fall out of intrigue and duplicity until their daughter Fiona decides to fight back and to confront the dark forces involved. The action moves from an idyllic island off the West Coast of Florida to the English countryside until an attack takes place in Switzerland. New York, Miami and Chicago provide the background to an increasing number of sinister incidents until their dramatic conclusion is reached and the different pieces of the puzzle finally fall into place - But is the Spiders Web complete?

About the Author

Kurt Hafner Kurt was born, educated and trained in his native Switzerland where he demonstrated creativity and imagination from an early age - His first romanticised novel of ‘Two School Boys Stalking Wildlife’ was published shortly after his 16th birthday. His career as a Senior Manager with global responsibilities for one of UK’s premier companies flourished including the Chairmanship of a Europe wide trade association. He became recognized as an authority in his field of hospitality, contributed to publications and lectured at universities in England, Switzerland and France. Kurt now runs his own business from his home in Surrey where he provides a specialist consultancy service to premium clients - Kurt and his wife Mary have been married for almost fifty years, enjoy the company of their dogs and take great delight in their three daughters and their families who live nearby. This is Kurt’s first dramatic thriller – and the prelude to future novels of intrigue and mystery.