Wren Valere is a Retriever, a thief who uses magic to 'retrieve' items for her clients. Her motto is 'Get the Job Done.' But when she stumbles across a dead body during the execution of a job, something makes her think it might be more important to find out who killed the man—and *how.* With her partner Sergei, they investigate—and come up against a terrible, deadly secret... [Set in the 'Retrievers' universe.] Originally published in Murder by Magic, ed. Rosemary Edghill, 2004