Hollis Ball just received an odd request from her ex-husband: Find the person who murdered him. .. When charming, wealthy Sam Wescott dies in a fatal boating accident, few mourn his untimely death. But perhaps the person most shocked to shed a tear is reporter Hollis Ball, his former wife. Sam's ghost brings Hollis the interesting news that his accidental death was really murder, and pesters her to find his killer. She would like to say no, but she finds she is still susceptible to his no good upper class wiles, even in his present somewhat spectral yet still sexy form.