''The undisputed champion of South African crime'' - Wilbur Smith One last chance. Almost fired for insubordination, detectives Benny Griessel and Vaughn Cupido find themselves demoted, exiled from the elite Hawks unit and dispatched to the leafy streets of Stellenbosch. Working a missing persons report on student Callie de Bruin is not the level of work they are used to, but it''s all they get. And soon, it takes a dangerous, deeply disturbing turn. One last chance. Stellenbosch is beautiful, but its economy has been ruined by one man. Jasper Boonstra and his gigantic corporate fraud have crashed the local property market, just when estate agent Sandra Steenberg desperately needs a big sale. Bringing up twins and supporting her academic husband, she is facing disaster. Then she gets a call. From Jasper Boonstra, fraudster, sexual predator and owner of a superb property worth millions, even now. For Sandra, the stakes are high and about to get way higher. For Benny Griessel, clinging to sobriety and the relationship that saved his life, the truth about Callie can only lead to more trouble. Taut with intrigue, murder and suspense, exploding with action and excitement, The Dark Flood is a masterpiece from the author of Trackers and The Last Hunt . ''One of the best crime writers on the planet'' - Daily Mail
Né en 1958 à Paarl, en Afrique du Sud, Deon Meyer a grandi dans une ville minière de la Province du Nord-Ouest. Ancien journaliste, puis rédacteur publicitaire et stratège en positionnement Internet, il est aujourd'hui l'auteur unanimement reconnu de best-sellers traduits dans 15 pays. Il vit à Melkbosstrand.