When the head of a swank Manhattan co-op is found beheaded in the apartment building's pool, Artie Cohen is called in to investigate. The trail takes Artie from the city where people would kill for an apartment to the rain-soaked, post-Diana city of London. Artie soon taps into the dark side of the city's fetish for charitable cases and a conspiracy that will send shock waves across the ocean. With this third Artie Cohen mystery. Reggie Nadelson has hit her stride.