Traveling to Romania, author Jeffrey Gorney's search for long-lost relatives
sheds light on other lives in other times, He discovers ancestral towns and places. He unearths family history and mystery, and a royal scandal. He probes forgotten yet chilling incidents in Romania on the brink of World War II.
Sweeping across continents and decades, with photos and recipes, Mysterious
Places: Memoir. Journey. Quest. explores the many threads of a family destiny, why the past matters, and how family stories shape us and can even lead to self-discovery.