In this last book in the series, Sonny, a former client from Hong Kong, arrives in Vancouver and Helen agrees to meet him. He's in trouble and doesn't know who's after him or why. At least that's what Sonny says. Despite some nagging apprehensions Helen decides to help him out. But a kidnapping attempt quickly ensues, forcing our heroine into the midst of a complicated set of crimes.
Eve Zaremba has been writing Helen Keremos mysteries since 1972. She has lived much of her life in Toronto but spends part of every year on the islands off the Vancouver coast. An inveterate traveller, she has visited the United States, Europe and the Far East, and has incorporated her experiences in her writing.