A John Stone Mystery: Murder with Deceit
returns with another captivating mystery. He’s invited by his friend Elliot to attend an annual, peaceful stamp collector convention in New Orleans. He learns that he, unnoticed, is to help with a wee bit of security due to the millions of dollars of stamps displayed.
Of course, a murder does occur.
The question is as always why, why did the murder happen? But even more puzzling, why kiss a dead man?
With evidence he discovers and temporarily keeps incognito, John brings the police into the picture hoping they will work to find more.
The elements begin to gather causing California to become the focus. Tracy and John go to the victim’s home which reveals feminine touches adding to the mystery… as the victim was single.
Perfume guides Stone through a maze of suspects, including women. Actions he takes brings spies and Russians into the game. Then with a visit to the FBI, the FBI drops evidence containing needed information.
At every turn, John finds another woman involved. When that number grows to seven, John must determine if they are content with his existence or filled with malicious intent regarding his breathing.