358 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
A Junior Library Guild selection
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 4.0 9
While in St. Petersburg, Florida, to help clean out his recently-deceased grandmother's house, thirteen-year-old Jason finds an old postcard which leads him on an adventure that blends figures from an old, unfinished detective story with his family's past.
Edgar Allan Poe Award: Best Juvenile Novel.