Dark Idol: A Mike Angel Private Eye Mystery by David H Fears
Series: Mike Angel Mysteries, Book 5.
Approx. 75,500 words.
Published on July 31, 2011.
In this complex mystery set in 1964 amidst racial unrest in Chicago, Mike receives an anonymous note with a 1934 $10,000 Federal Reserve Note and a cryptic message that the bill is payment for an unspecified future trouble. Tracking down the sender spins into a 40 year old kidnaping case involving four US Army officers in World War One, stolen gold with connections to the French Bonnot gang.