Mary Alice Monroe’s latest book, Beach House for Rent will be released June 20. Be among the first to own it and hear from the author who will be discussing her most recent work. Beach House for Rent tells the story ot two women from different generations are bound together by a beloved beach house. Cara Rutledge, 50, rents her quaint beach house on Isle of Palms to Heather Wyatt, 26, for the summer. Heather’s anxiety keeps her indoors with her caged canaries until the shorebirds–and a man who rescues them–lure her out to the beach. As the summer progresses and Heather’s heart opens to the rhythms of the island, Cara’s life reels with sudden tragedy. For more information, visit uscbcenterforthearts.com/lunch-with-author.