The second Macduff Brooks mystery/adventure set in Paradise Valley, Montana, &St. Augustine & Gainesville, Florida. Brooks finds a body nailed to a cross tied to his boat trailer at the end of a day’s float. softcover, 6×9 inches, 344 pgs.
The murder might have been done by a disgruntled Mexican drug cartel head, or a member of PARA (People Against Recreational Angling), or persons wanting to dam Paradise Valley for agricultural and mining water supply. Brooks continues to evade Juan Pablo Herzog and Abdul Khaliq Isfahani, who attempt to discover Brooks’ identity and location.
About the Author:
M.W. Gordon taught international law for four decades at the University of Florida, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, London School of Economics, Escuela Libre de Derecho in Mexico City, Francisco Marroquin in Guatemala, and the University of Frankfurt. He has authored dozens of books and articles, and traveling widely lecturing for the State Department and Council on Foreign Relations.
Changing focus, he stopped teaching, built a wooden drift boat named Osprey, and became a fly fishing guide. He divides his time between the salt-marsh flats below St. Augustine, Florida, and the creeks and rivers of Wyoming and Montana. He has floated Osprey numerous times, including rescuing a father and young children after their over-loaded drift boat crashed into trees and sank on the Snake River in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He has worked with Project Healing Waters in Montana, taking combat wounded disabled vets fly fishing on the Yellowstone River. His author-wife Buff and he live in Summer Haven, south of St. Augustine, with their Sheltie, Macduff.