Paperback edition of the latest novel in the crime series featuring coroner Dr Siri. Dr Siri's wife Madame Daeng is put in danger when the French government declassify documents concerning their defeat at Dien Bein Phu. With appeal to fans of Alexander McCall Smith. 'The characters are endearing, and the exotic setting as interesting as in the first episode.' "Literary Review"
Colin Cotterill was born and raised in London but soon jetted off on a world tour that never ended. He has taught in Australia, the USA and Japan. After working with an NGO and child protection services in Southeast Asia, Colin settled in southern Thailand, where he now writes full time. He has been shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger and has won the CWA Dagger in the Library.