An addictive psychological thriller takes readers through a war-ravaged Europe and the dark minds that inhabit it to a shocking conclusion
London, 1920. Elliot Taverley is an ambitious young psychoanalyst specializing in the new and controversial field of handwriting analysis. When he receives a visit from a man who seems to change personality when he copies others handwriting, Elliot is intrigued and soon becomes obsessed with the man and his mysterious disorder. Spiraling into an increasingly bizarre cat-and-mouse chase and with with his mind collapsing, Elliot is forced to confront his difficult childhood and the horrors of war in Arctic Russia in a desperate search for the truth.