September 12, 1993 12:00 am
A trader working on a merger dies at a Chinese banquet in Hong Kong.
September 26, 1993 12:00 am
One of the partners trying to raze a Brownstone where Hemmingway once wrote is erased--permanently.
October 3, 1993 12:00 am
A new Victorian house owner is killed in the manner befitting a vampire -- a wooden stake in his chest.
October 24, 1993 12:00 am
A media tycoon may have been killed by a literary agent who seems as substantial as smoke.
October 31, 1993 12:00 am
Jessica is fascinated by a demo of a VR game based on her book, but, while playing it, she thinks she sees a real murder.
November 7, 1993 12:00 am
A racehorse trainer is murdered as he is on his way to expose a racing fraud and there is some friction concerning his daughter's permission to ride in the race.
November 21, 1993 12:00 am
An American nephew, out to get the family business, gets a different kind and the Irish widow's son is suspected.
November 28, 1993 12:00 am
There are three suspects in the murder of a crooked deputy: a CPA, an illegal casino owner and his daughter's jilted lover.
December 5, 1993 12:00 am
A man thinks he should get royalties from a book based on his case, written by Jessica.
December 19, 1993 12:00 am
A producer staging an adaptation of one of Jessica's novels finds no joy in London.
January 2, 1994 12:00 am
In Canada, a land war breaks out between Native Americans and a mining company.
January 9, 1994 12:00 am
When the chef of a restaurant who recently had over half his stock bought up by a well-known mobster dies, suspicion turns to Jessica's young friend Lorna Thompson, but when the mobster himself dies, Jessica realises there is more than meets the eye to this case.
January 16, 1994 12:00 am
A piece of sculpture does double duty as a murder weapon.
January 23, 1994 12:00 am
A mobster is upset when he learns that a petty thief has found an unexpected $900,000.
February 6, 1994 12:00 am
Jessica is shocked to learn that her editor has taken a flying leap from his high-rise office.
March 6, 1994 12:00 am
A step-father may have been eliminated by his step-son, a graffiti artist.
March 13, 1994 12:00 am
An old established store has closed for the last time and its accountant won't have to find another job.
March 27, 1994 12:00 am
Seth vanishes and every one is sure there was foul play.
May 1, 1994 12:00 am
A truck hijacker comes to the end of the road.
May 15, 1994 12:00 am
The strict mentor of a piano prodigy is found dead.
May 22, 1994 12:00 am
It is no sleight of hand when the crooked carnival magician is murdered.