The Current Rate of Exchange by Jacqueline T. Lynch
Approx. 81,550 words.
Published on July 31, 2011.
Rose, an American woman, travels to New Zealand to re-establish ties with her late mother’s family, navigating the otherworldly tension of traveling in the months after 9/11. Her ill-planned adventure throws her into the middle of her cousin's family crisis, but Rose unknowingly carries, in family letters from World War II, the key to avert tragedy.