ERNEST MCQUEEN

Coming Spring 2021:
1950s Gumshoe Ted Bird

Working out of the port city of Kingstown, Ted is clever and scrawny, observant but small. He is incessantly put upon by Betty Abbett, his irrepressible boss at the private detective agency she started with her dead husband's money.

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