For years Leo Waterman eked out a meager living as a PI in Seattle. He survived run-ins with murderers, drug dealers, and jealous wives, but when Rebecca, the love of his life, dumped him to marry someone else...that was a different story. After Leo's trust fund finally kicks in, he takes his broken heart and slips gratefully into retirement--until the day he learns that Rebecca has vanished and one, t even her overbearing mother, can locate her. Together with his motley crew of homeless drunks and reprobates, Leo sets out to find Rebecca, following her twisted trail from the rain-swept streets of Seattle to the murky depths of the great North Woods. The stink of it all emanates from ne other than Rebecca's new husband, whose lies cast Leo into the path of a ruthless gang that will stop at thing--t even murder--to protect what's theirs.