Some Danger Involved
Touchstone, Jun 2004, 22.95, 304 pp.
After being expelled from Oxford and spending several months in prison, young Welshman Thomas Llewelyn responds to a Times ad in the “Situations Wanted section that an Enquiry Agent needs an assistant. Thomas applies for the “SOME DANGER INVOLVED” position. Following a unique interview culminating with dodging a knife tossed at his chest by the employer Cyrus Barker, Thomas, not losing his a...