The Mermaid Summer Author:Lucy Cores The Mermaid Summer began one perfect New England day when the yacht Levity moored at the Foote Island pier. — For Kate Levitt, it was the summer then endangered the security of her perfect marriage. — For Anne Haye, it was the summer that raised and dashed all hope of escape to the "off-island" life she longed for. — For young Timmy Nelson, it held... more » in store a summer of love, a summer of death, both deeply painful.
For young Miranda Haye, it was the summer she ceased to be her sister's shadow, her mother's victim, and secretly began to become herself.
For Phillip Levitt, it was the agonizing season when he gave up his beloved wife to follow the irresistible siren call of...
Allison Haye, the beautiful, amoral nymph catalyst of that summer's poignancy, all of its tragic drama.« less