It’s a case of cat and mouse, and the hunter is about to be the hunted. Philip is lured into a scavenger hunt party as one of the items on the list. Helen Palmer, the woman who lured him there has been killed, and the cops put Marlowe on the spot. Philip seeks down the straight answers, but comes face to face with a dame with a gun. All Philip ends up with is more unanswered questions, and danger.
Rhonda Langley is the dame with the gun, and Philip’s new client. Sharing all he knows with his policeman buddy, Lt Ybarra, Philip reports the latest body. The scavenger hunt party becomes center stage for the players in the mystery of business rivals, set ups, and revenge. Who is gunning for who? Can Philip stop a killer before he gets to his next victim?
Using a clue from the party, Philip knows what he has to do. It won’t be over until the hard core detective fights, shoots, and blows the cover off the hidden secrets.