Dangerous Waters: Mystery, Loss and Love on the Island of Guernsey by Anne Allen
Tragedy seems to follows Jeanne Le Page around ...Can she really go through it again and survive? Jeanne Le Page is lucky to be alive ...15 years ago she was almost killed in a boating accident which brought heart-breaking family tragedy. Now 31, Jeanne is returning reluctantly to the Island of Guernsey following the death of her beloved Grandmother. Struggling for breath as the ferry nears the Island, Jeanne feels a dark foreboding overwhelm her as hazy memories of that terrible day resurface. Only back on the Island to sell her inheritance - her Grandmother's old cottage - she has no intention of sticking around to pick up her old life. But the cottage holds a secret, dating back to World War II, and Jeanne becomes drawn into discovering more. Then, shortly after her arrival, a chance meeting with an old teenage crush leads her to thoughts of love. Jeanne is forced to face her demons, reliving the tragedy as her lost memory returns. The truth is finally revealed, endangering Jeanne's life for a second time...Dangerous Waters is a heart-warming contemporary romance that captures the reader's imagination, written in a style compared to that of Maeve Binchy.