When Calamity James reluctantly returns to her hometown for a funeral, she wants answers that no one will give her. Soon, the local sheriff blackmails Cal into helping him solve a missing persons case. Though no one knows it, Cal is uniquely qualified to find homicide victims—she can see the dead. Of course, the dead don’t always cooperate. As the mystery unfolds, Cal falls deeper into her troublesome past, navigates burdensome family matters, and digs up new mischief with old rivals, both dead and alive.
Getting dumped sucks. What’s worse is when your new coworker is your old high school crush-slash-frenemy. I can’t believe it. Instead of proposing, Shane dumped me. After ten years together, committed to one another and our lives, he has a change of heart – he wants a baby. And he knows I can’t do that for him. But know what I can do? Show Shane what he’s missing out on.
Librarian and aspiring PI Mira James has discovered one corpse a month for each of the eleven months she’s lived in Battle Lake, Minnesota. She’d give her left foot to break that streak this April. But when she stumbles across a disturbing note, and a Battle Lake girl vanishes, she has no choice except to get involved.