Trio’s 16th novel, William Boyd, takes us to Brighton in 1968, with a confusing film shoot and all sorts of secrets.
When asked what makes political politics so difficult, English Prime Minister Clement Attlee once responded with a sigh: “Events”. Angela Merkel can say something similar about her 16-year government: one crisis after another, and nothing expected. The Talbot Guide does not have to run a country, make a movie, but the company is very difficult for him.
There are enough “events”: the movie material was stolen. The financiers are demanding the song and the new ending for the main character. Pushed with a supporting role. An American bomber and his followers from the FBI are shown. Finally American young star Annie Wickland is missing. Talbot manages to get around every hill