A disturbing mystery awaits Paul and Jane Sinclair when they arrive in Eden-Olympia, a high-tech business park in the hills above Cannes. Jane is set to work as a doctor for the executives who live in this ultra-modern workers' paradise. But what caused her apparently sane predecessor to set out one morning and murder ten people in a killing spree which made headlines around the world? As Paul investigates his new surroundings, he begins to uncover a thriving subculture of crime that is spiralling out of control.
Both a novel of ideas and a compelling thriller that will keep you turning the pages to the shocking denouement, this is an extraordinary work of fiction from the bestselling author of Empire of the Sun, Cocaine Nights and Crash.