STRANDED WITH HER EX
STRANDED WITH HER EX (4.5) by Jill Sorenson: This heartwarming adventure story has an unusual setting and perfect details, making it one of the best books of the year. Daniela Flores’ car accident left her broken in body and spirit. Now back at work, she’s going to spend six weeks with colleagues doing research on Devil’s Teeth, an island wildlife preserve off of San Francisco’s coast. It is only after she arrives that she learns her ex-husband, Sean Carmichael, is filling in for another shark expert. Combine mysterious events on the island, dangerous cliffs and a massive storm that cuts them off and you get nonstop, heart-pounding excitement. Sean and Daniela each have a terrible pain that must heal before either of them can move on emotionally. Worked beautifully into the plot, their story is never lost in the excitement.