From the Publisher:
An American writer is sent to Tunisia to gather material for a movie, but when his producer fails to show up, he stays on and works instead on a novel. Intimations of violence soon cast deep shodows, and he finds himself an accomplice to murder.
Patricia Highsmith: The Tremor of Forgery. Atlantic Monthly Press, ISBN: 0871132583 (October, 1988), 249 p., $12.00.