In Kula, the third book in the Surfing Detective mystery series, private investigator Kai Cook is in for the letdown of his career. He's hired by a radio pitchman to track a lost family member. A dog. To solve this perplexing case Cooke must do what he never does-take on a partner. Teaming up with a headstrong K9 cop is his only shot to liberate the famous surfing dog, who is somehow always at the center of this mystery. Author Chip Hughes authentically depicts Hawai'i and its people and effortlessly blends island pidgin and Hawaiian words into the conversations between the characters, lending the ring of truth to this fast-paced, vivid, island-hopping tale. A must-read for dog lovers, surfers-at-heart, and mystery fans alike!