Amber Quill, 2003, 267 pp.
In 1937 partners and friends Michael Shaunnessey and Emelio Castivenette search the Andes for an alleged emerald lode. Both have needs for the money that a find will bring in. Michael wants enough cash to keep his wife happy, not understanding that he will never have enough for Daisy. Emelio hopes he brings in enough loot to buy the services of the best doctors to treat his ailing wife, not understan...