After the Darkness

Grace Brookstein is the beautiful, young and naive wife of financial superstar, Leonard Brookstein: a billionaire many times over with estates all over the world.

In 2009 the US stock market goes into a terrifying freefall. The economy is on the brink of collapse, and the public want someone to blame, their eyes and their rage directed firmly at Wall Street.

Oblivious and seemingly unscathed, Grace continues her charmed life, until the death of Lenny in a tragic sailing ‘accident’ forces her to face reality. His financial affairs unravel, revealing expensive crimes, and now Grace is in the frame.

Untangling a spiralling web of vicious lies and well-planned deceit, Grace soon puts her own life in danger. Now she’s alone, angry, and desperate for revenge…

Reviews

‘A master storyteller at the top of his game.’ USA Today

‘Compulsively readable.’ New York Times Book Review