Vlad is in danger of losing his bride to an enemy whose powers might prove greater than his. In the wrong hands, love can be a deadly weapon, as they find out.
Trisk and her hated rival have the same goal: save their species from extinction. But Trisk wants to help while Kalamack wants to help himself, and if he can destroy Trisk at the same time…?
Rebus just can’t retire, especially when an upstart gangster gets beaten, and it seems to tie into a cold case Rebus is mulling over plus Big Ger Cafferty.