The Katz Pajamas
by Bob Henneberger
Benjamin Kats, a detective based in Los Angeles in the late 1970s, works with his partner and sometimes lover, Cassandra Pales. An unstable new client, Marcia Satterwhite, hires Benjamin to find her missing child, Becky. Visiting Marcia’s home to quit, he discovers her murdered body. Unknown to Katz, Lepus, a second rate detective, was hired by an unprincipled relative to kidnap the girl.