By Robert Dodds
Published: November 18, 2011.
"Not a whodunnit, but a who’ll do it!"
'Lucky Jim' meets 'The Beach': a pacy comic novel with a sting in the tail.
Meet Martin Mallard: middle-aged, divorced and uptight, but determined have an adventure. He’s joined a tour of Pootapuri, an obscure island in the Bay of Bengal. But it gradually dawns on him that someone in the group has got it in for him. Someone homicidal…