- Title: Layers of Deception: An utterly gripping, international crime thriller
- Author: Leo James
- Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Suspense
- Length: 299 pages
- Publication Date: January 25, 2019
Layers of Deception: An utterly gripping, international crime thriller – Synopsis
Layers of Deception is a fast-paced international crime thriller filled with twists, turns and intrigue exposing conflicts between brothers, religion, gender, love, risk and greed.
Set in Malaysia and the UK, software business entrepreneur STEVE ROUSSOS struggles to safeguard his colleagues and family when evidence comes to light that exposes criminal activities on the dark net.
The thriller draws on the author’s many years experience of doing business in Asia.
About the Author
Leo began writing during his recovery from a serious fall into a storm drain whilst on business in Singapore. To this day, he has not solved the mystery of who pushed him.
Stuck in hospital, Leo found it cathartic to write. It helped with his recovery, both mentally and physically.
That was the start. Once back to work, and travelling internationally, he would write everywhere: on planes, trains, staying at hotels, basically at any given opportunity.
Leo worked for over 20 years in global information technology. He is an expert in cryptocurrencies, blockchain and cybersecurity. In addition, Leo is a practicing therapist in clinical hypnosis and cognitive behaviour therapy.
Born in the UK, he graduated from Illinois State University in America. He has a postgraduate qualification in behavioural therapy from the University of West London in the UK.