Jon Trace is the pseudonym for the Chief Creative Officer of one of the world's largest global television production companies. Trace is also an internationally published thriller writer, an award-winning documentary maker, and creator of multimedia interactive games.
A woman has been arrested on the streets of Rome. She's young. She's beautiful. She's covered in blood. And she claims to be on the run from a mighty power that centuries ago brought the eternal city to its knees.
Ex-priest Tom Shaman teams up with a headstrong policewoman to unravel the mystery. But within Rome's churches and corridors of power, stealthy enemies are conspiring against them. And someone is re-enacting sinister legends from the city's bloody past...
Loaded with action that rockets from gothic plazas through majestic cathedrals and into the vast catacombs lurking beneath the city, this electrifying thriller will dazzle fans of Dan Brown and Chris Kuzneski.
A white-knuckle thriller in the dark heart of Rome
Jon Trace is the pseudonym for Michael Morley, a former TV producer and director, who has produced a number of award-winning documentaries and scripted an interactive mystery game for Penguin Books and Crime & Investigation Network. He lives in Derbyshire.