By one of Europe's leading writers, Delay is a twisting, thrilling journey into two ex-lovers' dark past.
His plane delayed in Australia, Jacques decides to look up an old girlfriend. When he arrives, the stylish Monique is loading suitcases into her car. Before Jacques knows it, he's become an accomplice in a disappearance that will become front-page news. But by then Jacques and Monique will be deep in the outback and well on the way to the treacherous heart of their teenage past.