Summer People (St. Martin’s Press, 2003)
Arch Newton, a prominent New York attorney, has died in a plane crash on his way home from a business trip. His widow, Beth, decides to continue on the family tradition of retreating to Nantucket for the summer. She invites Marcus, the son of Arch’s final client to join her and her twin teenage daughters Winnie and Garrett, who have mixed feelings about this decision. Marcus, Winnie and Garrett embark on a journey of loss, first love and betrayal. They then stumble upon a shocking secret from Beth’s past and now have to keep it from destroying the family that is working hard to heal. Summer People was written by American author Elin Hilderbrand.