A judge with a secret jails Tony. Carmela takes a boy on her beat to give him perspective.
Called to help an old friend, McGill investigates her story that she is being followed and her husband's claim that she's neurotic. Strange events make McGill wonder just who is playing a double game.moreless
Why should the people employing McGill deny all knowledge of him? Strange events occur when he finds himself involved in the drama of a political exile's campaign against the new rulers of his country.moreless
Why does dying Chester Farson, a multi-millionaire, refuse to see his daughter? And who is putting up a valuable family possession for auction? The worried daughter contacts McGill.
A recently released crook goes in search of past gang members and his share of the loot. Murder and mayhem soon follow...
McGill tries to trace the origin of some compromising photographs - and a noted lawyer has to chose between his ideals and his reputation.
An Italian count hires McGill to track down his younger brother Silvio and have him sign papers to get his $500,000 inheritance. However, McGill soon discovers that the count has an ulterior motive, and that Silvio doesn't want the money.moreless
McGill takes on the unpleasant work of saboteur to infiltrate an African company security force which has gained disapproval by its ruthless methods.
A blind girl is the innocent victim of circumstances when present at a murder she cannot see.
McGill takes on a strange assignment in East Germany - and finds himself back in the world of espionage.
McGill is put on the case when a noted oceanographer disappears with secret information…
McGill is framed for murder after a small time private investigator has come to him for help. The only way to save himself is to find the killer.
What is the truth about Father Loyola, a Jesuit priest in Africa? Is he genuine—or is he a crook? McGill faces one of his most difficult and disturbing cases.
Henry Faversham, the English adviser to a Central American Republic's President, is accused of stealing the country's gold reserve. McGill is assigned to watch, record and report on Faversham - without becoming involved.moreless
McGill is tricked into arranging a meeting between two old comrades of the Spanish Civil War. One betrayed the other. But are they on opposing sides?
McGill encounters intrigue and lies when he is engaged to discover the truth behind a young man's attempted suicides.
"The signora... find the signora" The last words of a dying man present McGill with a puzzle - who is the signora?
Strange, terrifying events are shattering the calm of an English village in which McGill is making straightforward inquiries—inquiries which draw sullen resentment and suspicion.
Police and private detectives fail to trace a village boy who has disappeared. McGill is called in to a kidnapping drama that involves two apparently unconnected people in an emotional crisis that changes the course of their lives.moreless
A beautiful painting can bring out the best in some, the worst in others. McGill encounters both types when he is asked to trace a missing masterpiece.
Respectability, like civilisation, is only a veneer. There is always the dog beneath the skin. But why should three respectable businessmen be planning a murder?
McGill finds that an apparently straightforward case concerning a wealthy man's wayward daughter has a surprising and dangerous outcome.