In Father’s Footsteps
A fictional quick action thriller
The story’s background is based around the knitwear fashion industry, a highly competitive cutthroat business.
Simon Meradith’s world is taken apart by the unexpected suicide of his father, a seemingly successful businessman in the fashion industry.
After his death, it is revealed that the business collapsed due to a deceitful manipulation by a major competitor. A turn of events sees Simon, assuming his father’s role in the textile industry, and eventually finding the opportunity to avenge his father’s bankrupsy and death. He achieves success and acclaim in the industry.
His father’s former adversary is found dead, also a suspected suicide.
Stapleton, a serving paratrooper, is fuelled by alcohol and haunted by past abuse, has killed him. Stapleton kills again and then kills his own wife in a drunken jealous rage. Driven by delusion, jealousy and alcohol, he frames Simon and pursues him with murderous intent. The story has an intriguing fashion business background and culminates in a thrilling chase by the manic killer.
If you are likely to take offence at the sexual relationships in the run of the storyline – this is not for you.
If you are looking for the growing momentum of a fast moving story with twists and turns right up to its conclusion – this is for you.
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