The Trail of Four

The Trail of Four' (Where the Voice of Reason and Love, is the Voice of Revenge) is a suspense/mystery novel set in Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg, Austria. It takes place in 48 hours, taking Re, the investigative journalist (who gets psychic visions of a case before things happen) on a strange trail set 75 years ago by Max Reinhardt (American-Jew Director). In the process, not only does Re retrieve the stolen ?heart? of an Arch Bishop but also saves the city of Salzburg from destruction.


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Some International Quotes:

"The Trail of Four" has been an absolute pleasure to read and I'm impressed by Manjiri Prabhu's creative usage of the many different stories she wove together from Schloss Leopoldskron and Salzburg into one fascinating thriller. The book has become a favorite souvenir for guests at Hotel Schloss Leopoldskron. I'm confident to order more copies due to the popular demand.

Thomas Biebl Director Marketing and Communications, Salzburg Global Seminar

"The Trail of Four is an absolute page turner. I was hooked from start to finish and enjoyed it enormously."

Dominic Regester, Program Director, Salzburg Global Seminar

Manjiri Prabhu has incorporated the rich history of Schloss Leopoldskron and Salzburg Global Seminar into a modern day mystery novel full of unexpected twists and turns. Delving into the pages of "The Trail of Four" the reader is captivated by the intense attention to detail which makes this exhilarating narrative journey through Salzburg wholly enthralling.

Faye Hobson, Program Associate, Salzburg Global Seminar

"The Trail of Four has been by far the most vigorously discussed book among Salzburg Global Seminar colleagues in recent months. While certainly a must read for every Salzburg local and specifically for those working in or visiting Schloss Leopoldskron as Fellows or hotel guests, the captivating storytelling and thrilling narrative make it a literary adventure that will certainly leave its mark on readers around the world."

Jan Heinecke, Fellowship Manager, Salzburg Global Seminar

"The Trail of Four enabled me to see Schloss Leopoldskron in a new light and learn a lot more about Salzburg. It was an entertaining read which often brought a smile to my face. I was reminded how lucky I am to work in such an extraordinary location. The book is a delightful page-turner, and I'm looking forward to reading the next instalment."

Oscar Tollast, Communications Associate, Salzburg Global Seminar

"I thought I knew all there was to know about Schloss Leopoldskron, but reading the final pages of The Trail of Four in the Max Reinhardt Library and noticing details of the room that I had never seen before was a delight. The love Manjiri Prabhu has for this magnificent building, which serves as the backdrop to her page-turning mystery, clearly shines through."

Louise Hallman, Editor, Salzburg Global Seminar