Enjoying an evening with a cozy cloak and dagger novel, Sam’s quiet night is interrupted by an exotic dame from the middle East. When Shall,mar drops dead in Sam’s apartment from poisoning, it has all the trappings of a story out of a novel. When he reports it to the cops. will they see it that way?
Taking his only piece of identification to the streets, Sam comes up empty at the carnival attractions, and the Turkish bath. The ancient medallion proves to be a legitimate artifact, and the trail leads to a night club. Who else knows about the secret society, and the meaning of the symbols on the medallion?
All the ingredients for a first class cloak and dagger tale come clashing together. The deadly mix is ripe to blow up in Sam’s hands. Clues begin to make sense to Sam, and his bad guy soon shows himself. The cloaks and daggers are soon thwarted by Sam’s good old technique of turning the tables with a fist fight.