The Beach Club

A Novel

Elin Hilderbrand

St. Martin's Press

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In this juicy first novel by a talented newcomer, a series of personal dramas are played out during one summer at a Nantucket Beach Club. It's about the love of summer, summer love, and the special feelings we all have for that special summer place--in this case, a hotel and an island.

Mack Petersen, manager of the hotel, has been working at The Beach Club for 12 summers. Only this summer is different. His boss, the owner of the hotel, Bill Elliot, shows up in the spring with a new set of demands. His girlfriend Maribel is pressing Mack to get married and Vance, the African-American bellman, who has hated Mack since the day Mack stole his job 12 years ago, threatens him in a deadly scene. Mack knows something's got to give.

Love O'Donnell, the new front desk person straight from the slopes of Aspen, is desperately searching for a stranger to father her child. The bellman, Jem Crandall, who posed as Mr. November in his college calendar, is on his way to LA to break into agenting, until he falls in love with Maribel. Emotions are at a peak when a hurricane threatens to wash away The Beach Club and all it stands for.

An engrossing, sexy novel that will sweep you away to the beach any time of the year.

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"A steamy tale."--The Boston Herald

"A strong, emotional pull...readers will remain absorbed until the surprising denouement."--Publishers Weekly

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About the Author

Elin Hilderbrand

Elin Hilderbrand is the author of The Island, Nantucket Nights, Summer People and The Blue Bistro, among others. She grew up in Collegeville, Pennsylvania, and is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University and the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop, where she was a teaching/writing fellow. Her short fiction has appeared in Seventeen, The Massachusetts Review, and The Colorado Review. She lives with her husband, Chip Cunningham, and their two sons in Nantucket, Massachusetts.

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The Beach Club
A Novel
Elin Hilderbrand

e-Book Agency

e-Book Agency
St. Martin's Press
April 2010
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429905459
ISBN10: 142990545X
320 pages
$7.99

Unabridged Digital Audio

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Macmillan Audio
March 2013
Unabridged Digital Audio
ISBN: 9781427233691
ISBN10: 1427233691
Audio Run Time: 14:30
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Mass Market Paperbound
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks
June 2001
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780312979645
ISBN10: 0312979649
4 3/16 x 6 3/4 inches, 368 pages
$7.99

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Trade Paperback
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
May 2008
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312382421
ISBN10: 0312382421
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 368 pages
$14.99
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