Riparian Rites is a fascinating mystery set against the beautiful and mysterious gulf coast of Florida. Memorable characters and authentic locations take the reader aloft the gulf breeze on a dangerous journey.
When middle-aged Amanda and Jack Wayland leave snowy Syracuse, New York for remote Anna Maria, Florida, neither is aware of a violent crime committed some years earlier. It is a trip they have made many times and they both enjoy the familiarity of it.
However, a series of unexpected events unfold, including the disappearance of a young waitress, and Amanda is swept into a vortex of mounting anxiety and uncharted territory.