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A year after her Uncle Bobby mysteriously disappears in the turquoise waters surrounding the Bahamas, Shannon Payne joins her grieving aunt to trace his last voyage. Shannon hopes the serenity of the sea might help her recover from a devastating breakup with her fiancé.

Sailing their 38-foot catamaran, A Dog’s Cat, is Captain Jake Hunter, a disillusioned cop who has sworn off women. While Shannon tries to resist her growing attraction to the rugged captain, she uncovers some dark truths about her uncle’s death that might send all three of them to the depths.

Mattina sailingEarly Praise for LOOK THE OTHER WAY:

“LOOK THE OTHER WAY is a fast paced ride complete with a tidal wave of emotions, suspense, and a well crafted who-done-it tale. Miss Stanley has impressed me yet again with her keen ability to keep the reader wanting more!” – Kat Flannery

“When Kristina Stanley takes you sailing, hold on tight. Look the Other Way whips up a storm of suspicion and intrigue in deceptively tranquil Bahamian waters. Stanley writes characters who will capture your heart, fire your anger, make you doubt, and keep you wondering until the end.”  J.P. McLean author of The Gift Legacy series

Past secrets make for deadly stowaways when amateur sleuth, Shannon Payne, cruises her way into the Bahamas, navigating the murky waters of lies and betrayal. Bestselling author, Kristina Stanley, delivers an intriguing mystery, with psychological undercurrents, family conflicts, and a big splash of romance. Look the Other Way? You won’t be able to put this page-turner down. – Roxy Boroughs Romance Author