Twelve year old Florian Bates uses the T.O.A.S.T. – “Theory of All Small Things” – method to solve mysteries that baffle even the professionals. When priceless artwork is stolen from the National Gallery, he and his sleuthing cohort Margaret agree to help the FBI catch the thief, even if it involves infiltrating an Eastern European crime syndicate. They’ll do this while keeping up with their schoolwork, playing on an elite soccer team, and investigating another mystery that’s very important to Margaret. One of the best mysteries of the year, Framed is perfect for readers age 10+.