A cultural thriller
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In the land of Ferdinand Marcos you quickly learn to be tough. For Lisa born as the eighth child of a family on the Philippine breadline, in a land cast under the hateful shadow of Ferdinand Marcos with beauty and intelligence she knows from an early age she must meet the future, head on but also take revenge for the past, for the sake of her family, and for herself But the price will be high, higher than anyone can imagine.
Adam Sheldrake, a young British architect travels to Barcelona for what should be a fairly ordinary holiday. By chance, he meets a beautiful, talented, twenty-seven year old Italian artist, Caterina Fonteras at the Olympic Stadium and, from this point, the holiday turns into a life-changing experience for both of them.
With a common interest in Antoni Gaudi, the famous Spanish architect, they visit the Sagrada Família and are drawn into a world of violent fanaticism, resulting in their capture and imprisonment. This romantic thriller, set in the year 2012 leads the reader into many twists and turns, a major threat to the Catholic faith and some quite extra-ordinary revelations.