Twice shy: A computer whiz is dead, his body smashed at the bottom of a rock-cliff. The answer might lie in his latest project-- a foolproof betting system designed to pick winners. In the frame: A violent explosion kills an innocent young woman. The only clue is a painting that may not be real. Investigator David Cleveland is off to Germany and smack in the middle of a million dollar con-game involving art, vintage wine, a beautiful woman and fast horses. Blood sport: A six million dollar stallion is missing and someone is trying to kill the owner. Investigator David Cleveland follows a treacherous trail that takes him to the heart of the Canadian Rockies and a race for his life.