A Sunshine State Young Readers Award nominee
"A suspenseful mystery romp with art appreciation and heartening trust in readers' intelligence." — Kirkus, starred review
Dan Brown meets Jason Bourne in this riveting middle-grade mystery thriller. When a young boy is discovered in Washington DC’s National Gallery without any recollection of who he is, so begins a high-stakes race to unravel the greatest mystery of all: his identity.
As a lawyer, Deron Hicks investigates mysteries for a living. He graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in painting and from Mercer Law School. He lives in Warm Springs, Georgia with his wife and children.
? "A suspenseful mystery romp with art appreciation and heartening trust in readers' intelligence." — Kirkus, starred review "... A mash-up of high culture, high tech, mystery and action... readers ages 9-13 will relish every surprise turnabout." —Wall Street Journal "Hicks deftly mixes details about art history and forgery into a fastpaced, nonstop-action mystery plot..."—Booklist —