The Tourist

written by Olen Steinhauer

An intense chase of identity and the idea of questioning everything...

The Tourist follows a man that is on the chase for answers in a world ruled by information and data. Working for the CIA, the "Tourist", known by many names, goes on the hunt in search for a mysterious terrorist organization, while facing many dangers on the way. His primary conflict however, are the questions burning in his mind. Who is he really, and why is he doing the things he does? The Tourist shows that not everything is black and white, and the gray area is more influential than it seems...

RECOMMENDATIONS

The Tourist provides both a gripping and complex story about the world of spies, and how identity is a fragile idea. Anyone that is interested in the nitty gritty of spying and intelligence is guaranteed an incredibly good read. The Tourist never fails to give an exciting moment, and keeps the reader engaged, encouraging the reader to read on. The book gives a "just one more chapter" feeling and is emotionally gripping from start to end.