Charismatic millionaire Sebastian Locke, the powerful patriarch of an esteemed American family, is a man renowned for his charm and intelligence. Committed to relieving the suffering of those in genuine need, he gives away millions every year to the poor, the sick and the innocent victims of natural disasters and wars. When he is found dead under mysterious circumstances at his country estate the police are baffled. Who would have wanted to kill the world's most beloved philanthropist? Vivienne Trent, a journalist, had been fascinated by Locke as a child, married him when she was a young woman, then later divorced him, but had always stayed close to him. Aware that there had been another side to this enigmatic man, she sets out to find the truth about his death -- and life. Following a twisted trail of secrets that winds from Connecticut to Provence, to Paris, London, and Africa. Vivienne uncovers startling revelations that will turn her life around.
This hardback book is in very good condition with a faint forward roll. The dust jacket has light shelf wear.