Just Add Salt (Hetta Coffey Series, Book 2)

By Jinx Schwartz

Hetta Coffey is a sassy Texan with a snazzy yacht, and she's no longer afraid to take advantage of it!

A globe-trotting engineer with angle, a penchant for hassle, and a yacht, Hetta is again, and this time she's steerage us into scorching Mexican waters.

Miffed that holiday plans along with her chronically absent boyfriend, Jenks Jenkins, have long past awry, she accepts a role in Baja.

So what, if she and her buddy Jan are spectacularly unqualified to take her yacht on a thousand-mile cruise within the japanese Pacific Ocean in the course of storm season?

Hiring a good-looking, if slightly fishy captain for the journey may continue them off the rocks, yet most likely will not do a similar for her destiny with Jenks. in the meantime, a bit eye sweet on board cannot be all bad.

Hetta's fierce independence impels her to take on a truly ecocnomic (if environmentally and politically mistaken) venture south of the border. real to shape, her irreverent nature and disrespect for hazard quickly swamps her in a sea of mayhem, unlawful extraterrestrial beings, a pesky whale, and a menacing Mexican machinator.

Set sail for Baja Mexico's Magdalena Bay as Hetta Coffey leads us once again right into a morass of intrigue that might preserve you giggling, breathless, and in need of extra.

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Convinced we'll. ” Like Tanuki, on my be aware by myself, will simply flip tail and ship their fleet again domestic like solid little boys? Like concerning the comparable time as swine leap. Chino, briefly mollified, sat down. Jan should have been studying my uncertain brain, so she extra, “And we’ll offer you the entire details you want to blow the whistle on them. Won’t we, Hetta? ” “Certainly. ” And prove with the japanese mafia reducing off our palms. “But first, Fabio, we're nonetheless expecting the tale of you and Tanuki.

Fabio went outdoor and mentioned the dome used to be intact, as have been the wires best inside of. “Why did the teléfono and computadora cease? ” he desired to understand. “Clouds,” Chino stated, attempting to sound nonchalant, yet failing. “They have blocked out the satellite tv for pc sign. I’m afraid we'll be incommunicado for the following few hours. ” Fabio frowned, then grinned. “But to not fear, now we have the Bay-Ache-Ayefay. ” "The what? ” Chino defined. “The VHF radio. you recognize, the Bay-Ache-Ayefay. ” “What sturdy does that do us? Who we gonna name, typhoon busters?

What do they fee? ” “Well, it may be as affordable as 100 for elements, yet I don’t imagine you have to reduce corners in this one. What occurs, should you get in rather crappy climate, the gas will get to sloshing round, stirs up junk from the ground and plugs up the gasoline filters. No gas, engines give up. Now you’re rocking and rolling since you can’t continue the boat into the swell. and also you gotta move down and alter filters. it may get beautiful grotesque. With the approach I’d wish to set up, you simply turn a swap to a brand new financial institution of filters, the engines begin and whereas you’re heading into the seas, you then swap the opposite set in case it occurs back.

She hires a good-looking captain, for the journey. He may perhaps retain she and her blood brother Jan off the rocks, yet can she belief him and should his lease endanger her courting with continuously long past boyfriend Jenks? Mike D. Lanfair, Mover Mike on Amazon enjoyable via the send Load This was once one other pleasant romp with Hetta Coffey the girl who is by no means in need of a be aware to assert, specially in argument. A operating journey to Mexico on her loved boat-now her home-Hetta encounters the undesirable men who've a plot to pollute the ocean with clean water and to disappointed her pal Lonesome the whale who is presently making eyes on the boat as a potential mate.

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