Ciara is a lifelong resident of Bluewater and the no-nonsense owner of the town's most popular restaurant, The Blue Lobster Grill. When one town treasure after another is demolished, Ciara and her friends see a sinister pattern, then learn about the plan to cash in on Bluewater Bay's quaint location by the sea.
Determined to save Bluewater from destruction, Ciara, with the support of her friends, takes on the bully Sheriff and runs for Mayor. Meanwhile, the developers are making progress with the help of Chase Stiles, a tattooed, Harley driving, arrogant architect. His eyes are on Ciara, and he's not making it easy for her.
During the campaign, Ciara's restaurant burns down and forces her to close. While she grapples with the sudden death of a dear friend and losing her business, the local authorities accuse her of arson. Soon after, Ciara receives damaging revelations that pressure her to reconcile with her estranged brother to win the election and accept the proposal of his old college friend, Chase Stiles. Will Ciara submit or find a way through it all?
Escape to Bluewater Bay, The Serenity Beach Series and discover how Ciara, Megan and Sharon navigate the tidal waves of this small beach town.
About the Author
Lena writes heartwarming books with New England charm. Her favorite place to write is her lady cave, but any old sofa will do. Lena grew up in the Boston area and returns often to visit family and refresh her accent. She calls Maryland home, but New England is her heart. Lena lives outside the DC area with her husband in a nearly empty nest. Connect with Lena on social media.