Jack Hunter is always on a quest for
lost art, ancient manuscripts, and anything else that’ll romance the millions
of viewers who watch his show each week. He hasn’t always hit pay dirt in his
searches though, and a string of empty global treasure hunts has left his show
on the brink of cancellation. Jack needs a white whale, a holy grail, nothing
less than a miracle to revive his career.
“Alo” Green likes his ivory towers. He’s content to study from the comfort of a
university library and publish papers nobody other than academics will ever
read. But coded letters pointing to hidden Nazi treasure fall into his hands,
and while colleagues warn him to keep them to himself, Alo can’t stop
obsessing. He makes a huge mistake and publishes a paper on his find, ignoring
the danger doing so will bring.
is sure he’s struck gold when his assistant brings Alo’s paper to him. Alo
wants nothing to do with Jack or his televised treasure hunt. But after Alo is
threatened, it appears Jack is his best bet to silence those who seek to use
him to find the vast wealth first.
By trusting Jack, Alo might’ve saved himself… or made his worst decision yet