Which characters do you particularly admire or dislike? Tanaka, he was on a mission to save the world.
What is the time period in which the book happens? The author does not provide a year but with talk of air planes, computers, cellphones, etc… readers will assume this book is set in modern times.
Where did the story take place? A short part of the story is in Italy and Japan but the main story is in Danbury, Connecticut.
Disclosure: I received a review copy of this book from the author.