Ordinary Thunderstorms

  • Author William Boyd
  • Narrator John Heffernan
  • Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
  • Run Time 13 hours and 12 minutes
  • Format Audio
  • Genre Thriller / suspense fiction.

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One May evening in London, as a result of a chance encounter and a split-second decision, the young climatologist Adam Kindred loses everything – home, job, reputation, passport, credit cards, money – never to get them back. With the police and a hit man in merciless pursuit, Adam has no choice but to go underground, joining the ranks of the disappeared, struggling to understand how his life has unravelled so spectacularly. His journey of discovery will take him along the Thames from Chelsea to the sink estates of the East End. On the way he encounters aristocrats, priests, prostitutes and a policewoman – but will he ever find himself again?

© William Boyd 2009 (P) Penguin Audio 2020

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