Hiding in Paradise
By Lita-Luise Chappell
Samena Branko is the daughter of Zelimir Branko, the Croatian ambassador to the United States. On a break from university, she meets up with her long-time lover Conley Manning for a romantic interlude in Barcelona. Conley is a highly-trained Croatian undercover agent, and he teaches her some rudimentary aspects of his work. But one day he disappears without a word.Soon afterward, Samena’s world is turned upside-down when she witnesses a double murder. Fleeing the scene, she finds herself in possession of critical evidence implicating the Croatian mafia. Pursued by ruthless criminals, she uses her new skills to evade them on a harrowing chase through Croatia, Spain, Italy, and the United States. She eventually finds refuge in the jungle paradise of a little-known village on the western coast of Mexico. Sought by the mafia, the authorities, and her lover, the only question is: who will find her first?
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Published 2020 by Templar Media | 352 pages | ISBN: 099662726X | ISBN-13: 978-0996627269