A Killing Smile begins the Land of Smiles trilogy. Lawrence
Baring, a successful Los Angeles attorney, had lost his wife,
Sarah. He discovers after her suicide that Sarah had maintained a
long-distance affair with Robert Tuttle. Baring travels to Bangkok
for a showdown with Tuttle who has become a long-time resident of
the Bangkok underworld.
In this cult classic tale of betrayal and exploitation, Baring
and Tuttle circle each other inside Thai culture where language and
way of life deliver multidimensional surprises. In his quest for
revenge, Baring learns true meaning of friendship and the secrets
behind the smile.