Turtle Feet, Surfer's Beat by Marina K. Villatoro
Approx. 35,300 words.
Published on September 14, 2012.
Thanks to her father, Penelope Lennox is dragged away from suburbia and brought to Costa Rica. Upon arrival Penelope’s mother informs her that she’s been registered to volunteer at the Leatherback Turtle Biological Center. While patrolling the beach for poachers and other predators, she ends up in the arms of gorgeous but yet oh-so humble KENDALL BROWNE.