Paris, 1927. Anne Johnson is missing among the city’s artists and expats. Detective Michael Temple is sent to bring her home but finds only questions. 1989. Temple comes across information that suggests a solution to the old mysteries. Temple returns to Paris hoping for more than a swan song. He wants answers and measure of justice.
Berlin, 1934. The assignment: bring home Sara Potter before she wrecks her career by starring in a Nazi propaganda film. Detective Michael Temple finds Berlin is a city where everyone has multiple agendas and hidden motivations. Eventually what will count are consequences of love, the aftermath of deceit and the price of freedom.