For suburban sleuth Christine Bennett, the chance to visit the Holy Land is a dream come true. Her best friend Melanie Gross will be in Jerusalem at the same time for the Bar Mitzvah of her very wealthy cousin. Although he’s long past the customary age of thirteen, Gabe is planning a lavish party and is flying family and friends over from the States to celebrate. Not accustomed to traveling, Christine is thrilled to have Melanie along to share the experience.
The beauty and mystery of the golden city is overwhelming, and Christine is excited about exploring every part of it—until Gabe disappears without a trace, turning her vacation tour into a trail of clues that leads to a cold and cunning killer. . . .
Baker & Taylor Delighted to be given the opportunity for a much-anticipated trip to the Holy Land, suburban sleuth Christine Bennett comes to the aid of her best friend, Melanie Gross, who is in Jerusalem to attend the bar mitzvah of her wealthy cousin, Gabe, but the festivities are interrupted by Gabe's mysterious disappearance and by murder. Original.