Présentation de l'éditeur
An absorbing new political thriller from the co-host of Newsnight
Robin Burnett has spent years at the heart of power, pulling the strings. With friends in Downing Street, the White House and the CIA he is known as the brightest politician of his generation, tipped to go all the way to the top. But when the media discover that Robin is at the heart of a shocking sex scandal, his glittering career comes to an abrupt end. Robin and those close to him will pay the price of corruption, lies and ruthless ambition, and learn that with a twenty-four hour hungry media, scandal can be hard to avoid.
Gavin Esler's novel gives a real sense of the adrenalin of power when you feel the top job is within your grasp. A Scandalous Man presents fascinating, wholly credible scenarios on relationships and secret arrangements with the United States and the Middle East.
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A man born to reach the top, success came so easily to him. One step followed another almost inevitably until he was no longer in control.
A woman with a hidden past, a dazzling presence and a glittering media career, she never revealed her sources or her invisible ties.
Their attraction was immediate, mutual and unstoppable but who was manipulating this meeting and their turbulent relationship?
A Scandalous Man.