Theft of a valuable Monét painting leaves Cornerstone Gallery Director, Paul Fontaine, a gunshot victim. With his career threatened by the robbery, Paul recuperates from hip surgery at the home of his father, Jacques. Add to the scene Paul’s mental torment over a relationship with Suzanne Petrone, the art collector who loaned the missing painting to the gallery. Suzanne left Maine for supposed R&R in Florida just before the gallery heist.
Paul’s father faces serious health problems and psychic friend, Tante Margaret, arrives at the Fontaine house to cook and keep house for father and son while Jacques’s new wife is away.
Sarasota Crime Division detectives and FBI Art Crime Team get involved, but so does clairvoyant Tante Margaret when the painting turns up for sale on the black market in Sarasota, Florida, Cornerstone Gallery owner, Sean Rafferty, flies Paul to the Rafferty winter home on Casey Key to join in the investigation. Pressure builds as this suspenseful romantic thriller unfolds to a startling climax.