Mardi Gras in the Big Easy and two sunken boats are blocking the main channel of the Mississippi River. When detective Tony Nicosia's partner is stabbed during a Carnival parade, the Chief assigns him a new partner with the unlikely name of Marlon Bando. Worse, Tony's wife Lil is demanding he retire; a woman half his age is making a play for him; and a killer is on the loose. Wyatt has problems of his own: his ex-wife's wake; a new client that wants proof he isn't a passeblanc; beautiful twin sisters named Desire and Dauphine; and a voodoo curse likely cast by Marie Laveau herself. Get ready for a ride!
When someone begins killing New Orleans street people, it affects the City's tourist trade just recovering from Hurricane Katrina. Voodoo is involved, the killer likely a Vodoun deity. Homicide detective Tony Nicosia seeks the help of gumshoe Wyatt Thomas. Wyatt enlists Mama Mulate, Tulane professor, and voodoo mambo. Together, they unravel the strangest mystery to hit New Orleans since Marie Laveau.
Garden District residents are unaware that one of their neighbors has kept a rougarou (Cajun werewolf) frozen in their basement freezer for forty years. When a killer hurricane takes direct aim at New Orleans, Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter’s favorite sleuth, is called into action. Before the hurricane strikes, Wyatt and N.O.P.D. Homicide detective Tony Nicosia must deal with the thawing rougarou, and solve two heinous murders at a monastery in the secluded, south Louisiana wetlands. Primal Creatures is here. Check it out!