Series: Don Frazier is a wannabe treasure hunter. He is obsessed with the history of Richard Crane, a man of wide influence at the turn of the 20th century. He collected Middle Eastern art and was one half of the doomed King-Crane Commission. When Don uncovers a new, viable clue to Crane’s hidden treasure, his life changes in ways he never anticipated. Enjoy this fast-paced mystery/thriller/treasure-hunt and learn a little bit of the fraught history of the US-Middle East foreign policy.
Author: Don Frazier
Major Characters: Don (the amateur sleuth, a retired anthropologist), Charles (an old colleague), Roy (a helpful Millennial), Aditi (a clever, multi-talented genius).
Minor Characters: The girlfriend (Don’s French girlfriend), Trisha ‘Yearwood’ (an owner of an antique’s shop), the bookkeeper (a good friend of Don’s), the racoon (perhaps he is Don’s spirit animal?).