The world is in a mess, the nation is in a state anda good friend has disappeared. The only clues to where he has gone and whether he will return area box of memories of past wanderings and anote - ‘Scandinavia Has Been Good To Me’. EnterMandy Romero, transgender detective extraordinaire, to make sense of it all. Is there a ‘better place’? Is it anywhere you can get to by walking? What’s rave got to do with it? Or Japanese poetry, for that matter?