The Summer Sail                      Now Available (May 2018)!

The Summar Sail

A trio of college friends who reunite aboard a cruise ship experience an unforgettable vacation in this compelling novel from the author of The Summer of Good Intentions, which was hailed as “everything a summer read should be” by Elin Hilderbrand. (Touchstone/Simon & Schuster)

“If you need to schedule a beach read in your life, go no further than Francis’ SUMMER SAIL. Friends with drama and angst on a cruise ship to Bermuda. A fun, quick read.” ~@robinsbooks

The Summer of Good Intentions
The Summer of Good Intentions

InStyle Magazine’s “7 New Page-Turners to Read in July”
Popsugar’s “23 Perfect Poolside Reads”
Woman’s World Book Club pick

Cape Cod summers are supposed to remain reassuringly the same, but everything falls apart when three sisters and their families come together for their annual summer vacation—and they are carrying more secrets than suitcases.
(Simon & Schuster, 2015)

Three Good Things

#1 Kindle Bestseller in Sisters Fiction

“Like gossip over morning coffee in the kitchen. . .warm and comforting.” —Kirkus Reviews

Sisterhood, motherhood, marriage, baking, and books—these are a few of the things that make this delightful novel a recipe for getting through the tough stuff of life.
(Simon & Schuster, 2013)