Stuart S. Stuart his come to Paris to find artistic inspiration. Instead, he falls for a Mafiosa's wife, becomes a murder suspect, gets beat up by criminals searching for millions worth of diamonds, and learns that some of his student works have been fradulently sold to another Mafia boss...with the promise that they're genuine old masters. Stuart seemingly becomes a magnet for murder. How long, though, before he's the one who ends up dead? Then there's the beautiful, but truth-challenged Maryse... more info>>
The fake priest doesn't bother lawyer Chambers Elliot, but his story does. Why the sudden interest in a thirty-year-old murder. And why, if the Portello Crime Family really was involved, was there a body at all. Elliot suspects a scam. What he doesn't know is that he'll find himself in the midst of a very new murder.