Based on true events, this is a riveting journey through a young woman's
traumatic encounter with sexual violence during a college spring break trip
- and an aftermath of remarkable coincidences that spiral out of control for
the next thirty years. Elizabeth desperately tries to move on and leave the
harrowing past behind. However, her aggressors, four devious well-connected
Ivy Leaguers in positions of power and influence, keep reappearing in her life
- causing the danger to escalate. Past and present eventually merge. Worlds
collide, culminating in a flood of vivid memories and an unexpected ending to
Elizabeth's decades-long nightmare.
"Unconventional and Provocative...At heart, Nicole Saint-Clair's unique Broken
Sand Dollar is the story of a resilient woman's survival and self-acceptance, with
a touch of spiritual enlightenment."
- Jeannine Chartier Hanscom - Foreward Clarion National Review, 2016
"Nicole Saint-Clair effectively moves the story from the present to the past
throughout the novel to give readers a true sense of the lasting effects of its
events on its characters...gripping."
- Kirkus Reviews, 2016