Death Rides the Ferry, the fourth book in Patricia Skalka’s Dave Cubiak Door County mystery series, is set for release May 8, 2018.
In Death Rides the Ferry, the Viola da Gamba Music Festival returns to Washington Island after a 40-year absence. The jubilant mood sours when a passenger is found dead on a ferry. With the lives of those he holds dear in peril, Sheriff Dave Cubiak pursues a ruthless killer into the stormy northern reaches of Lake Michigan.
Skalka released her book tour schedule and it includes these Door County stops: May 5, 4-6 pm, Peninsula Bookman, Fish Creek; May 26, 2-4 pm, Fair Isle Books, Washington Island; and Nov. 9-10, Write On Door County, Baileys Harbor.
Skalka is the author of Death Stalks Door County, Death at Gills Rock, and Death in Cold Water, winner of the Edna Ferber Fiction Award from the Council for Wisconsin Writers. She is president of the Chicagoland chapter of Sisters in Crime and divides her time between Chicago and Door County. A former staff writer at Reader’s Digest, she presents writing workshops throughout the United States. Her nonfiction books have been published by Random House, St. Martin’s, and Rodale.