An exciting crime adventure set in Monaco, London and West Wales.An American child is kidnapped in Monaco.The British government is about to license oil exploration in the Irish Sea.The only person to see a link is Ella Crossley, a young oil trader in London.But Ella doesnt want to get involved. She certainly doesnt want to get involved with the irritating, American environmentalist Nick Jardine, uncle of the kidnapped child. But when the action moves from Monaco to London and then to West Wales and an attempt is made on her life, Ella discovers that the only people she can trust are a group of tepee dwelling eco warriors. And as she and Nick Jardine get closer to finding the hostages and to exposing a government licensing fraud so it becomes imperative for the perpetrators to stop them. Permanently.A departure for Helen Carey, spills, thrills and dirty dealing, Slick Deals pays off in dividends.