When he’s not working or assisting the police, Gus helps his friend Beatice Vossenheimer expose fake psychics with the help of Beatrice’s 82-year-old secretary, and tries to evade Bridget Mulroney, the police PR liaison who has decided to interpret his disinterest in her as a challenge.
This well-plotted series opener features interesting characters, witty banter, and a vivid setting.
She takes a tattered paperback copy of from her mother’s bookshelves with her, realizing she must finally read the novel she has always avoided.
Kim’s troubled mother was believed to have killed her own daughter, but Frances’s book blames eight-year-old Kitten, painting her as a psychotic killer.
Alex calls him Detective Psycho, and trusts the reluctant psychic’s intuitions.