Harry Dresden is the only Wizard P.I. listed in America and he walks the mean streets of Chicago solving paranormal cases. He consults for the Chicago police force who bring him in to help solve a nasty double murder that was done using magic. The police suspect him of being responsible given the skill it would take to perform such a deed and the real killer has started targeting him. Can life get any worse? Sure, he also has to find a missing husband who recently became interested in the occult.