The Last Witness

A thrilling race against time that will leave you on the edge of your seat! Perfect for fans of John Grisham, Jo Nesbo, Michael Connelly and Harlan Coben…

About the Book

The secrets of the past expose the crimes of the present…

Montreal, Canada

Police officer Michel Chenouda is desperately trying to nail the Lacailles – an infamous and dangerous crime family.

But with one informant assassinated and another key witness to a murder – Georges Donatiens – engaged to the mobster’s daughter, Chenouda’s drugs bust is slipping further and further out of reach…

Dorset, England

Elena Waldren, an English aid worker, finds she cannot turn her back on the secrets of her past any longer.

Happily married, the only thing haunting her is the child she gave up for adoption twenty-nine years ago.

She decides to search for her son, and her leads take her to Montreal and the dangerous underworld of organised crime…

Will Elena find her son? What is his connection to the Lacailles family?

And will Chenouda finally find the witness he needs to make his arrest?

The Last Witness by John Matthews is an epic international crime thriller, spanning two continents and following a desperate quest to expose Canada’s criminal underworld.

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