Butterfly on the Storm
The first instalment in the best-selling original Dutch thriller The Heartland Trilogy - think Stieg Larsson's Millennium series *** A hit-and-run on a woodland road near Amsterdam involving an Afghan boy is connected to a powerful international crime syndicate. Journalist Farah Hafez, together with her colleague Paul Chapelle, gets caught up in an investigation that takes them all the way to Moscow and has greater political and personal ramifications than they bargained for. After this perilous journey, their lives will never be the same again. Butterfly on the Storm, the first instalment of The Heartland Trilogy, is not only a fast-paced thriller, but also an intriguing tale of lost loves and ideals.
Haunted by a past you can never escape ... from publisher's description Disturbing, apocalyptic, gripping Dutch Daily De Limburger Riveting until the very end AD Weekend [Dutch Newspaper] The Dutch answer to the tsunami of Scandinavian thrillers BB Boekblad
Walter Lucius is the pen name of Dutch scenarist and producer Walter Goverde. He has worked as a writer, assistant director and director for the respected Dutch theatre companies Affect, Zuidelijk Toneel and the Blauwe Maandag Compagnie. He also directed drama series, documentaries and news items for television. Walter owns his own audio-visual company, Odyssey Productions. Butterfly on the Storm is the first instalment of the Heartland Trilogy and his fiction debut.