Driftwood Point

Chesapeake Diaries Book 10

by Mariah Stewart

Pocket Books

Contemporary Romance

June 21, 2016

ISBN-10: 1476792593

ISBN-13: 9781476792590

Available in: Paperback

Driftwood Point
by Mariah Stewart

New York Times bestselling author Mariah Stewart
returns to her Chesapeake Diaries series and to the
cherished Maryland shores of St. Dennis with DRIFTWOOD
, the romantic tale of a man who takes a second
chance on love with the high school crush who broke his

Up-and-coming artist Lisbeth Parker finally has a chance to
show the folks back home what it means to leave Cannonball
Island and make something of yourself. As a native whose
stubborn father forbade her from befriending townies, Lis
always felt like an outsider in St. Dennis. While her work
is on display in the local art gallery, she records her
centenarian great-grandmother’s stories of the
island’s rich history and falls in love with its
unspoiled beauty.

Lis was Alec Jansen’s secret dream girl growing up,
and now that she’s back with plans to turn her
family’s ramshackle cottage into an art studio, the
handsome environmental engineer sees a second chance to win
her heart. But when he’s hired by a builder who wants
to develop the island, Alec is caught between the change he
knows is coming and Lis’s desire to preserve the
island and its way of life. Can Alex convince Lis that in
the right hands change can be good, or will she see only

Mariah Stewart's Bio

Mariah Stewart is the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, and USA Today bestselling author of forty-one novels, three novellas, and several short stories, and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal. She has been a RITA finalist in romantic suspense and the recipient of the Award of Excellence for contemporary romance, a RIO Award for excellence in women’s fiction, and has received a Reviewers Choice Award from Romantic Times Magazine. A three-time winner of the Golden Leaf Award presented by the New Jersey Romance Writers, Stewart was awarded their Lifetime Achievement Award and is in their Hall of Fame. She is the author of several bestselling contemporary romance series, including the Chesapeake Diaries; the Hudson Sisters, a women’s fiction trilogy, and several series of suspense novels (the Dead series, the Mercy Street series, among others), and has been published by Random House and Simon and Schuster. She is currently working on a new novel of women’s fiction. A native of Hightstown, NJ, Mariah lives in Chester County, PA, with her husband of forty years and two rowdy rescue dogs. The mother of two adult daughters, she’s the happy grandmother of five.