Angelou the firebrand has opened a coffee shop for women, where they can gather to drink and gossip like the men. These days, the hot topic of conversation is a macabre one: Angelou has just discovered her close friend Avraam Salih, shadow theatre master extraordinary, dead of a knife wound outside his house. Who killed him? Tensions between Christians and Moslems are high, and the dead man was of mixed parentage – could it have been a political murder? He also led a complex life – might the motive have been passion, money, professional envy? Angelou has some ideas, and she and the women of the coffee shop swing into action…..This offbeat whodunit will keep you turning the pages and entertain you with a vivid cast of unforgettable characters.