Why this book?
Michael started this book one evening and finished it at four in the morning! You won’t put this one down. An American girl is being hunted on Table Mountain overlooking Cape Town. We don’t know why and neither does she. The one thing she does know is that if they catch her she will die. Meanwhile, under pressure from their bosses and the girl’s distraught father, the police try to put together the clues that may lead them to answers about where she is. Thirteen Hours is a great remedy for low blood pressure!
Why should I read it?
What is this book about?
A Sunday Times '100 best crime novels and thrillers since 1945' pick!
Shortlisted for the CWA International Dagger Award 2010
They killed her best friend. Now they are chasing Rachel Anderson through the streets of Cape Town. The young tourist doesn't dare trust anyone - except her father, back home in America. When he puts pressure on the politicians, they know that to protect their country's image, they must find Rachel's hiding place before the killers.
So Benny Griessel - detective, maverick and father of teenagers himself - has just 13 hours to crack open a conspiracy which threatens the…