by Ken Follett
A Dangerous Fortune is a mystery, history, suspense, crime, suspense and thriller novel which plots an incident that happened in high school. Ken Follett is the author of this classy novel. Peter Middleton is a super student of his class and teachers are very hopeful with his bright career. One day, mysteriously he died by drowning in the swimming pool of the school. Edward Pilaster and Hugh Pilaster are the class fellow of Peter. They are heartbroken after the death of their best friend which was an accident. The initial report of the death seems accident and the case close.
After three decades, Hugh and Edward are struggling to get a hold on the world most powerful bank. Edward is the son of the bank’s partner and he has the scheme to overrule the bank. He takes all of his capital from the bank to demoralize it. Edward spends all of this in the business but it did not work. After a few years, Edward went bankrupt and the bank is still standing. Hugh stays with the motives of banks and he works really hard to save the dignity of the bank. After so many years, Peter’s elder brother opens the case of his brother’s death and this mistake led into more murders.