"The Illusion," the novel by Dan Sharma, is about the ups and downs in the life of Danny, a young student in Burma who escapes the military regime tyranny to obtain refuge in the United Sates. He is quite successful as an entrepreneur and starts a corporation as a construction company. Very ambitious and crafty in exploiting his clients' weaknesses, he makes the company grow fast while also using his girlfriend for that end, until a catastrophe strikes when a school building walk bridge built by him collapses, and a grand jury indicts him for murder of schoolchildren upon believing that the collapse occurred as a result of use of inferior materials followed by submitting fake inspection.
As the young man got wind of possibility of indictment, he escaped into Thailand and was on his way to hide in Burma, but the FBI was chasing him.
Will he be caught and brought back in the United States to stand trial? Will he be able to turn his life around?
Find out by reading this new novel by Dan Sharma. It is a fast-moving saga that takes you back and forth to Burma, Thailand, and the United States. The novel is a poignant portrayal that brings out intense human emotions and reflection of the meaning and purpose of life.
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Given To Me For An Honest Review Dan Sharma's book The Illusion is his debut novel. I believe it will just be his beginning as an author. I know we will be seeing more from him. This book is about a young student in Burma named Danny. He is able to seek refuge to the United States. He becomes successful and his construction company grows quickly. Then catastrophe strikes! A walking bridge that his company built collapses and students are killed. He is indicted for murder. He escapes to Thailand on his way to Burma. The FBI is searching for him. Will he be caught? Will he be connected? Will he be able to rebuild his life? I won't answer these questions for you but the book will. This book is an excellent read. I gave it 5 stars but I believe it should have more than that. I highly recommend this book to everyone. I look forward to more from Dan Sharma.