Book 1 of the trilogy
A plot by a Russian billionaire seeks to disrupt relations between England and Saudi Arabia. It will involve a Saudi prince being assassinated on British soil with the West being blamed. Things get complicated even more when that prince starts up a relationship with Princess Alice, wife of the heir to the British throne. Steven Pinder is given the task of stopping the assassination but then eliminating the couple in a way that will not fall back on the government.