By Dave Silver
Published: March 7, 2012.
“The Intermediary” is a story of Anthony Mason, a man in a shadowy profession, someone hired by a government, a financier, or a criminal, to help with a particularly vexing problem. One day, he discovers that his wife and son have been brutally murdered. Consumed by grief, he is propelled across the globe, as he seeks answers and tries to come to terms with the life he has lost.