Baghdad on the Bayou by Glen Aaron
Approx. 35,620 words.
Published on December 7, 2008.
A young woman on her high school graduation trip the French Quarters is kidnpped. The infamous Bar 711, taken over by Blackwater Mercenaries during Katrina, is the scene. The victim's father, a law professor at the University of Houston files to New Orleans when his daughter goes missing. Famous Delta detective, Jake Stern, is engaged to find the high school graduate, Tasha.