Every Flynn adventure is complicated or assisted by a smart or duplicitous woman.
Gal Friday Extraordinaire
Trustworthy and loyal Tess Truhardt (hard 'd', soft 't') keeps the office running, the books balanced and Flynn supplied with the strongest coffee in Pittsburgh. A graduate of Miss Sarah Simpson's School of Secretarial Skills, Tess is single and lives with her parents. Her career goal is to convince Flynn to let her learn the detective game.
THE HORRIBLE MR. HYDE
THE OTHALA RUNE
Newsgal Kincaid's goal in life is to break great stories. After beginning her own newsletter, The Sentinel, in Sharpsburg, PA, she partnered with Flynn on the Reynaud Havilland case. Her articles on sex trafficking catapulted her to the Washington Post. She carries a serious torch for Flynn.
The 'trophy wife' of aged Manhattan millionaire Horace P. Vandermeer, Lola engages Flynn to help recover the skull of a triceratops in Wyoming. Pursued by Pinkerton detectives, hired by her husband to bring her home, Lila leaves Flynn holding the bag, though she did pay his agreed upon fee.
CURSE OF THE GOLD SCARAB
Sing Ang, owner of the Orange Blossom Trading company, hires Flynn as a bodyguard for his 'niece' Sonia, a graduate of Oxford and an expert in Egyptian antiquities, in her search for the legendary Gold Scarab. Sonia may or may not be marked for death by the lethal Maltese Triad.
VOODOO HOODOO MAN
After moving to Pittsburgh to 'pass for white', lounge singer Delilah hires Flynn to find her kidnapped sister in Alabama, exposing Flynn to black culture in Pittsburgh and the Deep South.
THE HORRIBLE MR. HYDE
Ryan, who goes by the name 'Cat,' ran an all-girl street gang known as the 'Mollies' and helped Flynn gather info on the sex trade. Deemed 'incorrigible' and a 'person of interest' in a sensational murder, her current whereabouts are unknown.
Kirsten Karlson, eighteen, has gone missing after a stint in a mental sanitarium. Flynn is hired to find her and when he does, his problems are only beginning. She's brilliant, quotes Plutarch and Shakespeare and develops a serious schoolgirl crush on Flynn.
She's also far more dangerous than Flynn suspects.