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.
“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.”