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Under the Papaya Tree

This story takes place on the beautiful island of Kauai and features the spirited cancer survivor, Serenity Jenkins. She and her best friend, Emma, have the mundane job of cleaning vacation rentals. But when Uncle Pete, from across the cul-de-sac, is mysteriously murdered, her life takes an alluring turn. Serenity finds herself acting as a ‘Private Eye Extraordinaire’. Surrounded by an amusing cast of characters, she gets herself into hilarious antics while trying to solve the case. With side-line romances, non-stop action, and tons of island adventure, this story is a fun read!

Essence Jemiola

Essence Jemiola lives on the Hawaiian Island of Kauai. She enjoys hiking and exploring the Garden Island with her dog, Rio.

Austin Macauley Publishers