Some people think Hawaii isparadise, but Monk knows that danger, like dirt, lurks everywhere. Look atHelen Gruber, the rich tourist who took a fatal blow from a coconut. The policesay it fell from a tree, but Monk suspects otherwise. His assistant Natalie isn’texactly thrilled about Monk’s latest investigation. It was bad enough that Monkfollowed her on vacation, and now it looks like the vacation is over.Smooth-talking television psychic Dylan Swift is on the island and claims tohave a message from beyond—from Helen Gruber. Monk has his doubts about Swift’scredibility. But finding the killer and proving Swift a fraud—all while copingwith geckos and the horror of unsynchronized ceiling fans—may prove a toughcoconut to crack.