The atmosphere is tense at Nero Wolf house when a stranger arrives she tell Archie she wants to stay until June 30th. Archie execs the money and places in the 3rd floor room. However Wolf’s says no and sends her on her way. Shortly after Wolf receives a request to locate a heiress alive by June 30th. Wolf doesn’t tell that the girl is in his house and promo to tell him the next if became the case. The next morning Archie learns the heiress and her maid were both murder. Archie feels responsible for the deaths and takes off on his own. Wolf is brought police headquarters and in a moment tell everyone that Archie his client. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS BOOK AND SERIES.