In 1989 a KGB interrogator thought he discovered a message imbedded in a victim’s migraine headache. In 2012 Alexi Tambov is snatching people off the streets of New York City, still trying to extract answers that will lead him to the message.
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When Gary and Chantal are mugged coming out of a support group meeting, they brush it off as “life in the city”. When a second mugging turns into a full-fledged kidnapping they are dragged into Alexi’s web.
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In a desperate effort to protect Chantal, Gary will have to solve the puzzle before Septon. Piecing together the clues, solving the message will only get them half way. His long-term bond with Russian mobster Ivan Petrovski results in help arriving from unlikely sources.