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SUSAN CUMMINS MILLER. Fracture

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SUSAN CUMMINS MILLER. Fracture. Texas Tech University Press. Hardcover, 280 pages, $24.95, ttupress.org.

Philo Dain, returned from Afghanistan, and geologist Frankie MacFarlane are getting reacquainted when someone murders his Aunt Heather. Uncle Derek, the prime suspect, discovers that the Dain coin collection is missing. Philo and Frankie agree to backtrack Heather and attempt to recover the coins. The quest takes them from Tucson to the San Francisco Peninsula, where the hills hold secrets from Philo’s past and clues to a coveted chess seta treasure men died to protect.