A phone call in 1975 changes Moon Mathias's life forever, as a voice on the line tells him his dead brother's baby daughtera child Moon never knew existedis waiting for him in Southeast Asia.
A task he believes beyond his meager talents is pulling Moon to Vietnam. In a chilling world of mystery and silence, disguise and deception, he'll risk everything for the sake of one little girland discover a Moon Mathias who's a better man than he ever thought he could be.
About the Author
Tony Hillerman was the former president of the Mystery Writers of America and received its Edgar® and Grand Master awards. His other honors include the Center for the American Indians Ambassador Award, the Silver Spur Award for the best novel set in the West, and the Navajo Tribes Special Friend Award. He lived with his wife in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
“Hillerman does an exemplary job...offering plenty of romance and suspense.”
-San Francisco Chronicle
“An atmospheric and successful thriller...a thoughtful tale of high adventure.”
-San Jose Mercury News
“[It] proves Hillerman can write good fiction without calling in the Tribal Police.”