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When Vance's doorbell rings during the dark hours of the night, he doesn't yet suspect that he is about to tumble into an adventure far beyond his wildest dreams. His night-time visitors want him to hand over a testament that has fallen into his hands by coincidence. Vance, antiques dealer and part-time detective, soon discovers that he has to combat a brutal force that wi ...more
Paperback, 418 pages
Published January 14th 2011 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
(first published November 23rd 2010)
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Lovable novel that shows the insanity of religious fanatics through a hard-hitting mystery story. Provides several intertwining story lines, humor and plenty of weird scenes. Mr. Suter has a lot of fantasy at his disposal and uses it to paint a beautiful adventure. I loved how the plot twisted and turned to a great finish.
A great book. What I particularly liked is that it is very rich in fantasy, and the story has very surprising twists that you do not expect as a reader. An explicit tribute to authors such as Dashiel Hammett and Raymond Chandler, the book shows the author's verve as a writer of propulsive crime. This is an adventure that I will not soon forget: with a hero brimming with self-confidence and determination, an archetypal crook, many comical and exaggerated situations and a deeply philosophical, pos ...more
Clemens P. Suter is the author of adventure literature. TWO JOURNEYS (2010) describes the adventures of the sole survivor of a CORONA pandemic. The sequel FIELDS OF FIRE (2016) is the second installment in the Two Journeys trilogy. CELETERRA (2013) is a dystopian novel, centered around the theft of Charles Darwin’s testament. In addition, Suter has published many short stories. Suter’s novels are ...more
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