Brothers are supposed to be kind... caring... supportive... protective. Catherine Walman's brother, however, is not. He has maligned her reputation until no honorable man will seek her company, wasted her dowry and endangered her home with his gambling and now his new wife has made it clear Catherine is no longer welcome. The hand of fortune intervenes when a letter arrives advising Catherine that a stranger has bequeathed to her "a home and money to keep it." Catherine seizes upon this chance, hoping that it might be enough for her to be independent, to be free - only to discover this stranger also had a brother, or two, or three.
Kemp is summoned to investigate the disappearance of her favorite
aunt, the head of the World Wide Witches Research Association (and
Throne of the High King stands empty.
universe where Super Villains are threatening to unionize, Captain
Amazing is working on his fifth divorce and pet companies are
offering 2 million dollars for the worlds first panda bear colored
Guinea pig, Ali Brent is employed by the Super Support Corp. - a
company created to deal with the everyday problems of Super
Heroes. Everyone reads about the Super Heroes and their battles
with various Villains, but when the dust settles and the jail
doors slam shut on evildoers, someone has to clean up the mess. As
Site Supervisor, Insurance Assessor, it's
Ali's job to supervise that clean up. Unfortunately a rumor has
started that there is a new super villainess and suspicion falls
on Ali. It is hard to prove yourself innocent when not only are
you not a villain but no crime has actually been committed.