Do you believe in magic?Theres a hex on Charley Howards Hot Links Emporium, and Charley, a.k.a. the Hot Sauce King, is furious. He suspects that the Jamaican psychic whos been "advising" his gullible wife Mabel is a phony, and he asks choir director Bertie Bigelow to do a little amateur sleuthing to help him prove it.But Berties already got all the drama she can handle.The high-profile concert shes doing with The Ace Of Spades, an ageing (but still sexy) rap star, has Metro College in an uproar. Her on-again, off-again flirtation with attorney David Mackenzie has hit a dead end, and her best friend Ellen Simpson has been seduced and abandoned for the third time this year.When a Chicago Zoning Commissioner is rushed to the emergency room after filling up on the Soul Food Special at Charleys restaurant, Bertie is forced to take action. She doesnt need a crystal ball to know that theres trouble on the horizon.On the South Side of Chicago, a murderer lies in wait for Bertie Bigelow. To solve this case, shes going to need all the mojo she can get.Will Bertie get her mojo working?