By Charles Knief
We meet John Caine faraway from his cherished Hawaii preserving Chawlie, the Honolulu gangster, on the funeral of a rival Triad chief in San Francisco. simply because the coffin is put within the hearse, a no longer absolutely unforeseen taking pictures breaks out.
Caine succeeds in retaining Chawlie intact and saving the lifetime of Chawlie's number 1 son, and his present is an extended remain in a San Francisco sanatorium and the enmity of a feminine police detective along with her personal schedule. It isn't lengthy sooner than Caine learns that he's her major suspect in a homicide case.
Back domestic, getting better in Waikiki, Caine reveals that there are higher how one can cross the time than staring at daylight hours television whilst his previous buddy Hawaiian Police leader Kimo offers him with a brand new case. Donna Wong, a tender scientist, has made an enormous discovery less than the waters of the Pacific - person who may flip the background of Hawaii the wrong way up - yet her college adviser is making plans to scouse borrow it from her. Can Caine investigate the man's historical past to determine if he's ever performed this before?"
"Of course," says Caine. "It's easy."
But not anything is simple for John Caine. The California detective arrives in Hawaii to take him again to the mainland for trial. Dodging her, he learns that his good friend is threatened with fees of extortion, kidnapping, and homicide. And the approaching eruption of a brand new volcano threatens the positioning of Ms. Wong's discovery. regardless of his nonetheless weakened , Caine needs to run to the rescue, battered yet nonetheless harmful. And one other bunch of undesirable men study a huge lesson: by no means count number John Caine out.