An intrepid young traveler. A treacherous companion. An impossible journey home. August, 1978, and Cassie Robinette arrives in Kabul. Burning with curiosity about the world, she has traveled far, taking photographs and sending long letters to her friend Jack Hunter to document her journey. Near Kabul's Chicken Street, she meets two men and travels with them through Afghanistan. A week later, they cross the border into Iran. Then Cassie vanishes... Twenty-nine years later, Jack discovers her old letters, and they rekindle a question that has always plagued him: why did Cassie stop writing? Driven to find her, Jack mines her letters for clues and tracks down people she once knew. But in his worldwide quest for answers, he senses he isn't the only one on Cassie's trail. And if he's not careful, his search could lead an old enemy straight to his long-lost love. vanished. is a globe-trotting tale of adventure, psychological suspense and love. If you like international locales, narratives with a strong sense of place, and pulse-pounding mysteries, you'll love N. V. Baker's literary thrill-ride. Buy vanished. today to embark on an unforgettable journey.
About the Author
N. V. Baker blends mystery, suspense and international adventure in stories that explore the human heart. This novel was inspired by an overland journey from Bangkok to London from 1978 to 1979. Before turning to fiction, she published three books of non-fiction, two in the field of presidential/legal studies. For information about vanished. and other books by N. V. Baker, visit www.nvbaker.com.