The American Turquoise (An Ainsley Walker Gemstone Travel Mystery) by J.A. Jernay
Approx. 8,850 words.
Published on June 24, 2011.
Dumped by her husband just as he finishes law school, and disillusioned by her loss of another unsatisfying office job, Ainsley Walker is approaching thirty with nothing to show for it.
But everything begins to change when she tries to sell her engagement ring to a mysterious jeweler, a man who recognizes her passion for gemstones and travel … and makes her an offer that will change her life.