Dan Combes is a former MI6 agent living peacefully in France. After being attacked by a former colleague, he realises his relationship with the British Secret Service has not yet finished. He believes the attack is linked to his roles in Berlin and Central America. But that was over five years ago so why do they want him dead now? Dan returns to England and faces his difficult past - a web of lies and deceit. Cambridge English Readers is an exciting series of original fiction, specially written for learners of English. Graded into six levels - from beginner to advanced - the stories in this series provide easy and enjoyable reading on a wide range of contemporary topics and themes.