TOTAL HEAT. Sidney Archer has the world. A husband she loves. A job at which she excels and a cherished young daughter. Then, as a plane plummets into the Virginia countryside, everything changes. And suddenly there is no one whom Sidney Archer can trust. TOTAL DANGER. Jason Archer is a rising young executive at Triton Global, the world's leading technology conglomerate. Determined to give his family the best of everything, Archer has secretly entered into a deadly game. He is about to disappear, leaving behind a wife who must sort out his lies from his truths, an accident team that wants to know why the plane he was ticketed on crashed, and a veteran FBI agent who wants to know it all. . .
In a timely novel with a number of major corporations going public to create wealth, "Total Return" discusses the corporate world of mergers and espionage. Jeffrey Archer is a highly regarded employee of Triton Global where his wife, Sidney, is a legal counsel. He's secretly looking for another job and books a flight to California. Before his plane leaves, Jeff meets someone at the airport and switches flights, heading toward Seattle. … more
This is one of those books that I simply didn't like but was compelled to continue reading to the end. It is one of those books where the heroine, Sidney Archer, tries to unravel a mystery even though she will probably end up dead. (in real life anyone that does what she does would have been dead about 50 times. She just seems to have "Indiana Jones" luck for getting out of dangerous situations). Any sane person in the same position would probably quit their search at the beginning. That is why … more