‘Escaping Iris’ By susan gene mccartney

Circumstances in NYC force a woman to leave for Placencia, Belize. She buys a ghost filled ramshackle beach house and proceeds to refurbish it. Befriends people and children of Placencia. Hurrican Iris hits and destroys her dreams.

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