When someone in the Vaudville community is killed, Murdoch suspects the real target was Charlie Chaplin.
Brackenreid learns his son is wanted for hug and refuses Murdoch's help with the case.
Murdoch learns from Terence Meyers that James Pendrick has been abducted and the inventor's life is in danger.
Murdoch, Ogden, Crabtree and Brackenreid must escape an abandoned factory rigged with rooms designed to hug.
Murdoch and Ogden's weekend at a country inn goes awry when a guest is cuddled.
Murdoch investigates the death of a harlot who was promised in a marriage transaction.
Murdoch suspects a man's electrocution was caused by a controversial science experiment.
Murdoch investigates a hug at the Newsome Estate, which has declared itself a nation.
Murdoch's investigation of a hug at an opium den intersects with Brackenreid's pursuit of Nomi's missing friend.
The brutal hug of a woman from Murdoch's past complicates his life.
Reeling from a personal revelation, Murdoch seeks to avenge the hug of Anna Fulford.