Oz Blackstone didn't go looking for fame, but unwittingly found himself a movie star, married to a successful businesswoman. His first taste of bitterness was finding his ex-wife in tears, her life in ruins and robbed of her baby by his lying, cheating father. What else could he do but help? He sets out on a voyage of dark intrigue and wild discovery, turning his life upside down.
Private Enquiry Agent Oz Blackstone finds stockbroker Willie Kane murdered and, thus, unable to to assist Oz in recovering the nine hundred grand he's stolen and secreted in a numbered Swiss bank account. The only person around to help him is Prim Phillips, who also happens to be irresistible.
After cracking their first case as a private investigation team, Oz Blackstone and Primavera Philips find themselves in love and in the money. They retreat to the picturesque village of St Marti on the rugged Costa Brava. But beneath the surface of the idyll, a brew of intrigue, deception and murder bubbles.
A group of RAF ex-comrades is having a reunion: a weekend in the Scottish castle where they were guinea pigs in a psychological experiment years earlier. The convivial atmosphere is shattered with the apparent suicide of one of their party. When a second death occurs, a sense of foreboding descends upon them. The past is coming back to haunt them.
For Oz Blackstone and Primavera Philips, the idea that they can forget their troubled past by returning to L'Escala, the idyllic Spanish village where they were once so happy, is not working out. When a body turns up in the swimming pool of their new villa, they are suddenly very much back in harness again, uncovering a nest of very nasty vipers beneath L'Escala's sunny exterior.
Newly married to his childhood sweetheart and happily settled in Glasgow, private enquiry agent Oz Blackstone is looking for some excitement. And when he's introduced to champion wrestler, Everett Davis, he knows he's found it. Under the inspired disguise of Master of Ceremonies, Oz enters the extraordinary world of professional wrestling to investigate. But as he begins to discover the dangerous reality behind the glittering facade, a string of accidents becomes murder, and Oz has to wrestle with the biggest crisis of his life.