May is an outsider seeking redemption on her island home.
Em is an alluring stranger with an incredible secret.
When May discovers Em washed up on the beach, it sets in motion the unraveling of everything she thought she wanted.
But as Em’s past starts to catch up with her, May finds herself facing a difficult choice:
Will she keep trying to find acceptance in the only place she’s ever known?
Or will she embrace the dangerous new world waiting for them both beyond the shores of Hoku?
The Star and the Ocean is the first instalment of the Starborn Series and has been published online as an early beta draft. The Wattpad edition of this story won in ‘The Breakthroughs’ category for The Wattys 2017, was featured on Wattpad’s Hot List in 2017, and was named “Book of the Month” by Wattpad’s official LGBTQ+ profile in March of 2017. Are you an agent or publisher interested in representing this work? Please contact me.