A tale of mystery, suspense and romance. Smugglers Cove, an old Cornish pub, is the setting for murder, an international drug ring and hatred going back generations. DI Mark Woods investigates, with help from hot-tempered solicitor Emily Baxter, a tale of lost pirate treasure. More
An attempted break-in at a Cornish pub and the owner goes missing. Days later his body is washed up further down the coast. Firey solicitor Emily Baxter seeks help from college friend Jason Dean. A second break-in ends in murder and a depressed Emily reluctantly turns to Scotland Yard DI, Mark Woods. The suspense builds, despite their turbulent relationship, as together they uncover a murder mystery involving Caribbean pirates, family feuds, vendettas and an international drugs ring. Will they find happiness together or end up killing each other?