Bestselling mystery writer Jessica Fletcher is embarking
the trip of a lifetime. The first stop is Washington,
D.C. â€“ and a series of lavish receptions, culmination in
meeting with the President. Then itâ€™s on to Russia,
Jessica and several publishing colleagues are on a
to help their Russian counterparts build a publishing
industry â€“ and to help nurture the struggling young
democracy. Despite warnings from several friends about
Moscowâ€™s high crime rate, Jessica canâ€™t wait to see the
magnificent sights of the city.
But her dream trip threatens to turn into a nightmare.
First, a mysterious man approaches her with a dubious
request â€“ and within a day his corpse turns up at the
Jefferson Memorial. Once Jessica reaches Moscow, things
from bad to worse after she and her publisher witness a
horrifying crime. When murder turns up on the dinner
Jessica realizes that intrigue and espionage arenâ€™t dead
the new Russia â€“ and if she doesnâ€™t figure out whom to
trust â€“ and fast â€“ she very well may be.