Meet Homer Pudding, an ordinary farm boy who’s got big dreams—to follow in the footsteps of his famous treasure-hunting uncle. But when Uncle Drake mysteriously disappears, Homer inherits two things: a lazy, droopy dog with no sense of smell, and a mystery. Why would his uncle call this clumsy dog his “most treasured possession?” And why did he put a gold coin on the dog’s collar? And who will continue Uncle Drake’s quest—to find the most coveted pirate treasure in the world? Join Homer; his sister, Gwendolyn; and Dog on an adventure that will test their wits and courage as they leave their peaceful farm and head into a world where ruthless treasure hunters hide around every corner. Where they discover that Dog has a hidden talent and that treasure might be closer than they ever imagined. . . .
Suzanne gives an overview of the book:
I started writing at age 39, the very morning I sent my youngest child off to school. And I can't seem to stop. I love it. It's one of the most satisfying and terrifying experiences of my life. It started with dark, ancient world historicals for adults but a few years in I...