Gifted pilot Ryan lives in a Hawaiian paradise, running his own charter service and occasionally helping the Honolulu Police Department. His idyllic world changes when government agents ask the former Air Force captain to help look for a Nobel Prize-winning fission scientist who’s gone missing in this new novel set in the 1940s. The agents think members of the Third Reich are behind the scientist’s disappearance and want Ryan to use his extensive knowledge of the islands to learn what happened.
“The Curse of the Crimson Dragon” follows Ryan’s adventures across three islands, facing danger and death while racing against a devastating discovery that could change the entire world. The author uses extensive historical research to bring the mood of the wartime generation to life in chilling detail. Smuggling, murder and intrigue create twists and turns in this suspenseful tale that also offers an element of romance.