The new series, Summersby Island Romances, takes place on (fictional) Summersby Island, located on Florida's beautiful gulf coast. As part of the series, authors, Wendy Dewar Hughes and Suzanne Lieurance, want your help to create the history of this tiny, beautiful island.
To do that, we are creating a back story of how the name for the island came to be. You can help us by filling in the blanks in the following story as you imagine it might have happened. Be sure to fire up all your imaginative juices as you work through the story.
Write your answers in the Comments section. Read the story below and write your answers to what should go in each blank space using the blanks' numbers to identify each answer.
The winner of the best and most convincing story will receive a cameo appearance in the first book in the series, The Summersby Island House. (Yes, you will be featured in a flattering light.)
The Story of Summersby Island:
In the year (1) ________________, Captain (2) _________________Summersby washed ashore on a deserted island. His ship, named (3) ________________________________, encountered a hurricane in the month of (4) __________________. The ship was carrying a load of (5) _____________________ and (6) _______________________ destined for
(7) ______________________. All was lost except for the good Captain Summersby, plus (8) _________________________ and (9) ______________________________.
That's all there is to it! Number your answers and let us know what happened on that fateful day.