In 1946, Thailand's king, newly ascended to South-East Asia's last surviving throne, was found with a bullet in his head. The novel's action unfolds around the discovery of an old manuscript that seems to throw light on the still unsolved mystery. The author also wrote "Saigon" and "Peking".

The Bangkok Secret 1991, Pan Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780330311908

New edition

Mass-market paperback

The Bangkok Secret 1990, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780333539095