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The Hidden Hand


Book: The Hidden Hand
Author: Unknown (identity protected for fear of being targetted by certain individuals)
Genre: Fiction / Non-fiction / Thriller / Drama / Comedy (up to your own interpretation)

Review:

The book revolves around noted athletes in Malaysia that are forced to kau tow to certain personalities. The personalities claim to have VVIP connections and bear gruges, hoping to eliminate any form of competition or rival along the way. The personalities have a hand in sponsorship deals and even meddle into the writing of a possible biography over a leading sportsman in the country.

The book is a must read for Malaysian athletes and sports officials.

What they say:

The Bangsar Times:
"A must read for die-hard sports fan"
The Sentul Chronicles: "A spectacular ending seeing personalities losing what they treasure most...money"
The Lahad Datu Post: "Mind blowing."
Suara Keramat: "Ish ish ish, jalan cerita yang dasyaht. Boleh menjadi film blockbuster."

Stars: 5/5

HD says:
Book reviews are so much fun

Comments

  1. Ur a creative man Haresh.....just love reading ur articles

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