Chantry Island is an adult novel written by retired teacher Dennis D’Alessandro and his wife Jenny. Motivated by Peter Benchley’s book ‘Jaws’. Written as a trilogy, it deals with a lighthouse, sailboat, the American South, challenges faced by teachers, inquests, an affair, ‘the talk’ between husband and wife, a senior residence, and the terror of a great white shark. This is a love story and spiritual reflection. The book is entertaining, informative, and experts around the world have been consulted. 324 pages, 16 colour pictures, 9” x 6” (22.86 cm x 15.24 cm) in size, Tellwell Publishing. Amazon.ca (see Customer Reviews), Indigo, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Millon, Book Depository. Available in Paperback, Hardcover, Kindle, Kobo. Sold throughout Canada, all 50 U.S. States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand.