In this, the third appearance of Inspector Constantin Vadim leaves his native Russia for New York.
Vadim finds himself caught up in the middle of a presidential election where the victory of the leading candidate is threatened by the outrageous public behaviour of his Russian wife.
When someone decides the only solution is to have her killed before she loses her husband the election Constantin's innocent involvement with her pitches him straight into the middle of a murder investigation.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 512 pages
- Publisher: Cornerstone
- Publication Date: 04/10/2001
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099410645