A seemingly routine case becomes something far darker and deeper for novice private investigator, Care, and her feline companion, Blackie.

Readers who enjoy the prickly pleasure of stepping into a strange alternate universe will welcome Simon’s hypnotic second Blackie and Care mystery … perilously walks the line between dream and nightmare.Publishers Weekly

“Absolutely brilliant … Clea Simon paints a sweeping emotional cityscape that will stay with you long after you put the book down.” – Conscious Cat