Six adventures with TV sleuth Inspector Morse (John Thaw) and his sidekick Sergeant Lewis (Kevin Whately) are contained on this collection.
"The Infernal Serpent" - When an environmentalist is murdered, Morse digs up a toxic family history.
"The Sins of the Fathers" - Between pints of good ale, the inspector tries to solve a case involving the death of a board member from a multinational corporation trying to take over a family-run brewery.
"Driven to Distraction" - After a young woman is run down without motive, the inspector ponders his own driving skills.
"Masonic Mysteries" - Morse becomes the subject of an investigation when all the clues in the killing of his lady friend point to him.
"Second Time Around" - When a policeman is murdered and one chapter from his memoirs is missing, Morse puts the pieces together.
"Fat Chance" - The inspector has sinful thoughts about a lady cleric while investigating the suspicious death of a clergywoman who was destined to be the first female chaplain at St. Saviour's College in Oxford.