An astounding attempt to help the survivors of a crashing plane results in the famous journalists becoming embroiled in a life and death mafia mystery. The veiled 'Eagle' has disappeared, leading the daring duo on a trail of danger, intrigue and murder. Corruption, politics and violence hurtle at breakneck speed in a race to save the day. But who is the Eagle? Who wants him so badly that they're prepared to kill? And can Stanford and Simone find him before it's too late?
This short story (about 10,000 words) is beautifully written. It smacks of a classic 1960's detective story and was a delight to read.