Meet Lydia Barnes, a not-so-typical 14-year-old who dodges danger in globe-trotting adventures. On a mission trip to Jamaica with her father, Lydia and her geeky friend Ben investigate when a village school is burned to the ground. Can they sort out the clues, outwit the cunning Mrs. Lynx, and make their hair-raising escape from Shark Bay? 160 pages, softcover from Wesleyan.
In the third book of the Global Warning Series, Lydia travels to exotic Jamaica for a fun and relaxing vacation. But Lydia doesn't get much rest in this paradise. While staying at a tourist resort, Lydia survives a shark attack which ignites a series of events that seem to have no end. Lydia witnesses the devastating effects of poverty and illiteracy and she yearns to help the fellow villagers. But not before a ruthless hotel manager holds her captive. What is the mysterious place called Shark Bay? And why have her father and teacher been arrested? Lydia and her friends must figure out the clues before another disaster happens.
Heather Gemmen Wilson is an award-winning, best-selling author and sought-after speaker for conferences, womens retreats, and pro-life events around the world. Originally known for her prolific success in authoring childrens books, Heather is now most known for her memoir, Startling Beauty, which has won international acclaim through her appearances on programs including The 700 Club, Montel, Naomis New Morning, and 100 Huntley Street, and through associations like Focus on the Family.