Treasure of Lima (Rogue Angel, Book 46)
Alex Archer, Joseph Nassise
White shores and coral reefs might be adventure-proof…
For archaeologist and television exhibit host Annja Creed, a restful holiday in Costa Rica is as elusive as an extraordinary artifact. Days into her sojourn, Annja's peace is interrupted through a lady with a mysterious—and enticing—tale. Weeks past, her husband led an excursion into the rain wooded area, looking for the misplaced treasure of Lima, and hadn't again. The worthwhile hoard was once smuggled out of Peru through the country's nineteenth-century rebel opposed to Spain. however it disappeared while a boat captain went mad with greed.
Twenty-six expeditions have long past after the treasure. And twenty-six expeditions have vanished.
Sympathetic to the woman's misery, Annja consents to go up a rescue social gathering for her lacking husband. And Annja can't deny her personal curiosity within the misplaced hoard. Now the fates of 2 expeditions are at stake, in addition to a fortune in gold, silver and jewels rumoured to be beautiful. however the dense jungle of Cocos Island guards its primitive secrets and techniques good. risk lurks underneath the traditional eco-friendly cover. And this time, Annja doesn't see it coming….
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