Obsidian is being rereleased today from Thorndike Press as part of their large print program!
Shelby Teague stood barefoot in the grass, watching him, and for the second time that day, Jamie found he was incapable of forming an intelligent greeting.
"What are you doing here, Mr. Rivard? Come to insult me some more?"
High, green blades of grass covered her feet. Her hair hung down, curling softly against her shoulders. She took a few steps, stopping just a few feet in front of him.
Jamie held tight to his bag, not daring to move a muscle for fear he would say or do something that would scare her off and prove to her that he really was a complete idiot.
"John Case sent me, he told me you had a room for rent."
"And I’m supposed to rent to a total stranger?" She brushed at a wisp of hair that fell forward into her eyes.
"Look, I know we didn’t hit it off well at our last meeting, but I would appreciate the chance to change your opinion of me."
She nodded. "Mr. Rivard, you have no idea what my opinion of you truly is."
Jamie Rivard is searching for the real reasons behind why his friend was killed and all the clues are leading him to Chandler, Maine, a sleep little fishing village that is hiding a scary truth. Mysterious planes circling the point in the night and her brother's sudden disappearance, Shelby Teague is all too aware the cost of making a living from the ocean... But can she trust a stranger with a take-charge attitude and an ability to stir her temper and her sense? They're bringing up more than lobsters in Chandler, and it's only when they learn to trust each other that they can save the ones they love.