Professor Jonah Mulray’s life is turned upside-down when his wife, Megan, is killed in a car-crash in Hong Kong. Although she lived and worked there half the year, Jonah’s never been. He lives a small, sheltered life, and his fear of flying has kept him in London. But now he has no choice but to cross the ocean to identify the body of the woman he loved. Not long after arriving in Hong Kong, Jonah makes a shocking discovery about his wife. Over the course of eight thrilling hours, Jonah is drawn deeper and deeper into a web of conspiracy as he comes to terms with this utterly alien and unfamiliar environment, battling to uncover the truth about his wife’s death.
In the center of detective story “Strangers” is the esteemed professor Jonah Murlay. A man is afraid of panic flying by airplanes and therefore refuses to move away from distant crossings. That’s why when the spouse was supposed to go on a long business trip, the hero did not show a desire to go with her. However, the wife knew about his fears and treated it with understanding. When terrible news reaches him that his beloved is dead, he gets courage and flies out to another city. There, Jonah is trying to get to the truth of his wife’s death, gradually begins to realize that the city is filled with lies and terrible secrets.Read more »