Passion and Peril on the Silk Road: A Thriller in Pakistan and China by Susan Barrett Price
Approx. 110,430 words.
Published on August 19, 2009.
Art dealers take a roadtrip into the heart of darkness, losing their way on the lonesome highways that stretch between tribal Pakistan and backwater China. In the company of antiquities smugglers and other scoundrels, Nellie and Jackson seek justice, honor, and the chance to get home alive. A chilling tale of the art market underworld.