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In the arena of global trade and diplomacy, stakes are high, and when a senior official of the Panama Canal Administration is found dead, British-born geomatic engineer Max Burns, finds himself in the frame for sabotage and murder, and at the center of a web of political intrigue and betrayal that reaches far beyond the idyllic shores of Central America.
The only person Max can trust is his new-found love, beautiful Karis Deen, a scientist with the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. Except Karis herself holds a dangerous secret that could not only destroy Max, but could change the entire balance of world power.
|Number of Pages||:||295 pages|
June 16, 2017
By now, most of you know that I'm a sucker for a good political thriller. So when I read the description for THE EXPANSION by Christoph Martin, I had to read it! "In politics and big business, truth is a matter of opinion."
We are thrown into the high stakes world of global trade and diplomacy - i...
June 01, 2017
Very clumsy first 1/3, then it picks up. Not actually a bad book, but slow and without tension or drama. Dull.
Not for me, sorry.
May 03, 2017
The first couple of chapters managed to pull me into the story very easily and I really liked the fact that I got to see Max's back story. This way you find out about his early life and also his parents. I did notice that there were numerous characters but once I got the names straight in my head...
January 12, 2018
Conspiracy, industrial espionage, murder, clandestine dealings, romance, Political greed and manipulation, all played a major role in this story, I would label this story High Octave on the intrigue side. What a conglomerate of things happening in this book, the storyline is very captivating and...
May 31, 2017
The Expansion by Christoph Martin Is a fast paced story which includes thought provoking scenes of financial greed, deceit, and political maneuvering centered around the Panama Canal. Once I started reading I was hooked. The characters are well written and the situations are believable.
The book o...
June 07, 2017
A fast-paced thriller set in the world of international politics and big business, this book stands out from its peers for two reasons. One, its complex characters and their choices. Two, its fascinating setting – the eponymous expansion refers to the Panama Canal.
Max Burns, geomatic engineer, ge...
June 03, 2017
This book covers the intrigue and machinations associated with a project to expand the Panama Canal. The premise allows for a diverse group of interesting characters as proposals are developed, a contract is awarded, and construction begins. The main characters ae described in depth, with a secon...
June 08, 2017
The Expansion was a very interesting and entertaining read and well written. Panama is taking bids for the expansion of the Panama Canal. Different countries are preparing their bids for the expansion. Political corruption and monetary gain help make this book even more intriguing. I am looking f...
June 21, 2017
Very nicely written thriller. I really liked the characters and the storyline of Karis and Max. It was also a little bit like having a vacation getting to travel to Panama. And I REALLY want to see the Abbey
July 09, 2017
This is a great spy thriller. Smart plot with many unexpected twists! Highly recommended!