Mike has been a professional in the building industry for more than 50 years and has controlled and run his own companies since 1975. He has written on various topics and in various forms for many years. More recently he has concentrated on novels and has so far completed seven – mainly thrillers, but also crime and human relations. He has plans to continue widening the field. For further information go to www.mikehillier.com.
Ben finds the body of his friend Toni beside a small emblem on which is the picture of a wolf. He flies to Naples and joins the struggle between Toni´s family and the powerful Vitelli with Toni’s sister. They hear about the legend of the Wolf of Hades. They confront the godfather of the Vitelli, learn the wolf is waiting to consume its latest victims and have to flee for their lives
his bank gives andrew less than 8 hours to repay his overdraft of £200,000 which is impossible so they appoint a receiver to wind up the company. he sells the business assets to a competitor for less than half its book value which english law permits him to do without liability to the creditors. it also bounces cheques for £50,000 which it claimed took andrew over his overdraft limit.
john tucker loses his comfortable privileged life. alison stacey is the cause. she is descended from an old upper class family and believes in putting people like john in their place but economic disaster threatens. a bored sarah grant decides to use a legacy to brighten her life. the backdrop is 1950´s south devon but underlying it all is a mystery which goes back to the sinking of the titanic
caroline daley, escaping from a messy divorce is on a ferry going down the adriatic when the engines fail. the nearest port is dubrovnik which is under siege in the yugoslav civil war. she is caught up in a tangled web of intrigue as serbs and montenegrins try to wrest dubrovnik from croatian control. her life is put in danger but she discovers hidden depths of recourcefulness as the guns open up
philip sinclair´s grandmother leaves him the unusual legacy of a journal written by a cathar ancestor together with a sum of money to go to france to look for it. archaelogist jaqueline blontard is already excavating at the castle of le bezu when philip arrives. however the roman catholic church are also interested as well as a french criminal organisation. the result is a maelstrom of violence
Alan Bradin sees his French wife gunned down in front of him. He sees the face of her killer. A few days later at her funeral he sees the murderer again but nobody will believe him and he can't persuade the police to take action.
A year later Alan sets off again to find the murderer and bring him to justice. Helped by his wife's sister he uncovers a web of intrigue going back to the last war.
the former lady mayoress of torquay is found murdered in a hotel room but local police are unable to find any suspects. a local journalist suspects a serial killer is on the loose. the deputy chief constable has borrowed dci charlotte faraday a young female university graduate who has developed a revolutionary computer system, can the gigabyte detective find the murderer before he kills again