When a group of powerful Irish Protestants and Catholics
gather at a country house to discuss Irish home rule,
contention is to be expected. But when the meetingâ€™s
moderator, government bigwig Ainsley Greville, is found
murdered in his bath, negotiations seem doomed. Unless
Superintendent Thomas Pitt and his wife, Charlotte, can root
out the truth, simmering hatreds and passions may again
explode in murder.