It is Sunday afternoon, and Theodosia and Drayton are catering a proper tea at a hot-air balloon rally. The view aloft isn't just attractive, also they are surrounded through a dozen different colourful hot-air balloons. yet because the sky turns grey and the clouds begin to boil up, a wierd item zooms out of nowhere. it's a drone, and apparently to be humming round the balloons, checking them out.
As Theodosia and Drayton watch, the drone, soaring like a few indignant, mechanized insect, intentionally crashes into the balloon subsequent to them. an important, fiery explosion erupts, and everybody watches in horror because the balloon plummets to the earth, killing all 3 of its passengers.
Sirens scream, first responders arrive, and Theodosia is interviewed by way of the police. through the interview she learns that one of many downed occupants was once Don Kingsley, the CEO of an area software program corporation, SyncSoft. not just do the police suspect Kingsley because the fundamental objective, they examine that he possessed a unprecedented innovative conflict Union Jack flag that a number of humans have been rabidly bidding on.
Intrigued, Theodosia starts off her personal research. was once it the CEO's soon-to-be ex-wife, who's restoring a tremendous mansion at no cost? The CEO's own assistant, who additionally functioned as curator of his prized choice of Americana? rival antiques' buyers recognized for soiled dealing? Or used to be the killer the fiancée of 1 of Theodosia's expensive neighbors, who seems to be an employee—and whistle-blower—at SyncSoft?
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