Meet Ruby, the heroine of my new project, “The Gypsy Moth Chronicles”. Here’s a brief excerpt from Chapter One of “June”, the first book in the series! Let me know what you think!
Ruby needed a job. She needed one fast.
One that would net her enough cash to safely tuck away and live on when summer ended and law school began, and she knew just the place to go. The Hut.
The Hut was a beach side bar that just happened to serve enough of a menu to call itself a restaurant. Tucked away at the end of one of the most popular spots on the National Seashore, it opened on Memorial Day and closed on Labor Day, netting the employees a ton of cash in the short but busy summer season. It was mostly staffed by a tightly knit group of locals, but it was Ruby’s intention to apply for a waitressing job there nonetheless. Getting hired would be an almost impossible task, she realized, because there was a core group who always seemed to secure the most prime positions, but she didn’t plan on giving up until she completed her mission…