By David Stuart Davies
Rachel Howells has arrived in London in search of a life of glamour and excitement.
Naively she becomes entangled in a web of violence with army deserter Harryboy Jenkins who threatens her into joining his murderous schemes.
Meanwhile detective Johnny Hawkes investigates the bizarre murder of a transvestite – and delves into London’s secret nightlife to solve the mystery.
Detective Hawkes progress is slowed by mysterious authorities attempting to warn him off the case and the discovery that Peter, a runaway boy he befriended in an earlier case, has yet again fled from his foster home.
The paths of Harryboy and Johnny grow closer together until they collide with terrifying consequences…