I considered the bad omens at lunch as I sat with my husband at a table on the lee side of a four-hundred-year-old building on the Pjaca (old town square), sipping on a glass of crisp white wine and eating light crusty pizza. The wind whipping around us made for clear skies and spectacular views of crashing waves slamming into the marble boardwalk outside Diocletian’s Palace, but it was not the wind I wanted to feel. It didn’t matter that in the distance I saw a harbor full of catamarans and sailboats appearing like an apparition of appetizers, their masts so uniform in height they resembled hundreds of toothpicks stuck in tasty, yet expensive treats.
An American ex-pat turned amateur sleuth sets out on a fast-paced search to find her missing niece who has disappeared into the murky waters of international yachting. Will she find her, or will it end in mutiny, or even worse, in murder?
JANE GOLDEN’S latest international mystery ADRIATIC ALLURE takes readers on a roily adventure to Croatia, Montenegro, and Albania.
Novelist JANE GOLDEN answers a few questions about her travel mystery books and writing.
Have you ever wondered what happens to a TRINITY yacht after its birth on the Gulf Coast? Are you curious about the eventual home of those sleek hulls, polished to perfection with chrome gleaming in the sunlight?