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By Traci Hohenstein

Amber Knowles, a gorgeous highschool senior and Florida governor John Knowles’s daughter, has every thing going for her until eventually she disappears in the course of a cruise to the Bahamas. After an in depth seek of the send SeaStar, it’s transparent that Amber has vanished with out a hint. while Governor Knowles gets the distressing information, he asks for Rachel Scott’s help.

The teenager’s disappearance represents each parent’s worst worry, and Rachel, founding father of Florida Omni seek, is familiar with purely too good what wasting a daughter seems like. Her three-year-old, Mallory, went lacking 5 years in the past. As she works with FBI designated agent, Drake Reynolds, Rachel discovers an prepared crime ring associated with the cruise line. The final individual identified to determine Amber aboard the send used to be an incognito DEA agent, who additionally has vanished. the place is he? And the place is Amber? eventually, the place is Mallory?

Traci Hohenstein’s Asylum Harbor attracts suggestion from the disappearance of Natalee Holloway in 2005 and delves deeply into the mysteries and suspense of missing-person investigations and arranged crime detection. the 1st in a chain, Asylum Harbor introduces Rachel Scott and her crew and compels readers to stick with Florida Omni seek and all their investigations.

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It wasn’t a shock to Czegledi. “Give me a break,” she said. “The whole world knows this museum is going to be looted, and then, surprise—it’s looted! ” As far as anyone could tell, this was the largest museum theft in history. She told me those stolen pieces would be moving fast through Jordan and Kuwait to the art markets in Geneva, London, New York, and Toronto—wherever the money was. There was an efficient shadow transportation system in place, Czegledi assured me. I called the Royal Ontario Museum a few months later, and a curator there confirmed that he had been offered the chance to buy some Iraqi antiquities.

He wanted to tell me more about how art theft worked as an industry. He seemed to be trying to figure out ways to trade information with me, to get me away from the specifics of his story. There is a larger story, he explained. He discussed how poor the security systems were at most of the major cultural institutions and, of course, at midsized and smaller galleries. That made his job easier. So there was that angle—art galleries and 20 · HOT A R T museums weren’t adequately protecting themselves against pros like him.

It wasn’t a shock to Czegledi. “Give me a break,” she said. “The whole world knows this museum is going to be looted, and then, surprise—it’s looted! ” As far as anyone could tell, this was the largest museum theft in history. She told me those stolen pieces would be moving fast through Jordan and Kuwait to the art markets in Geneva, London, New York, and Toronto—wherever the money was. There was an efficient shadow transportation system in place, Czegledi assured me. I called the Royal Ontario Museum a few months later, and a curator there confirmed that he had been offered the chance to buy some Iraqi antiquities.

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