Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Teaser Tuesday - Pirate Vishnu by Gigi Pandian

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of 
• Grab your current read
• Open to a random page
• Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
• BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (Make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title and author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

This week my teasers come from a new mystery called Pirate Vishnu by Gigi Pandian. It was released February 11, 2014 from Henery Press.

"He realized he had been too vocal in support of their ideas, for he heard the maharaja was not pleased with the work he was doing.Though he was not afraid, as he was told he should be, Anand nevertheless thought it a prudent time to follow his heart and see more of the world."
Chapter 5, Location 578 on my Kindle

A century-old treasure map of San Francisco's Barbary Coast. Sacred riches from India. Two murders, one hundred years apart. And a love triangle... Historian Jaya Jones has her work cut out for her.

1906. Shortly before the Great San Francisco Earthquake, Pirate Vishnu strikes the San Francisco Bay. An ancestor of Jaya's who came to the U.S. from India draws a treasure map...

Present Day. Over a century later, the cryptic treasure map remains undeciphered. From San Francisco to the southern tip of India, Jaya pieces together her ancestor's secrets, maneuvers a complicated love life she didn't count on, and puts herself in the path of a killer to restore a revered treasure.

What's your Teaser this week?