David S. Jones had lead an interesting and varied life prior to becoming a writer. His latest novel Trevelyan reflects his deep knowledge of the British army and his love of adventure. Nick Trevelyan fulfils a childhood dream to become a commissioned officer in the British Army, but his career is shattered by a series of explosive encounters with an aristocratic fellow officer. When forced to resign his commission Nick takes time to ponder his future staying with a friend in the Algarve, where he eventually discovers an unlikely talent. Returning to London he begins to exploit his new found skills - not necessarily in a legal manner. David S. Jones' highly entertaining novel explores the highs and lows of Nick Trevelyan's life of intrigue, beautiful women and espionage right up to its nail-biting finale.