The Donegal Gold by Penny Best
Two beautiful women, one hundred years apart go on a dangerous treasure hunt for sunken gold. In 1917 and 2017, Eliza Bryon and Charley Collins become perilously obsessed with disappeared war gold which is worth millions!
It is 1917 when Eliza Byron has her head and heart turned to immoral and criminal deeds by a handsome Irish sailor called Percy O'Dowd.
In 2017, a newly qualified linguist, Dr. Charley Collins, returns to lecture in Trinity College, Dublin, after a clandestine time in Germany.
Both women's lives are linked to the secret transportation of British gold across the Atlantic Ocean during the first World War. This gold was to purchase ammunition from Canada, but it never reached its destination. Both of these strong and determined women strive to survive and possess the priceless and infamous Donegal Gold.
The stakes are high in this romantic mystery with a dual-timeline treasure hunt. It spans through World War 1 right up to contemporary Ireland. If you enjoy exciting historical fiction with steamy romance, and thrilling adventure then The Donegal Gold is for you!