Christmas at Steel Beach
-a Night Stalkers and the Navy romance-
NAME: Gail Miller
RANK: Chief Steward
MISSION: To win the Admiral Ney Culinary Award for Best Navy Mess
NAME: Sly Stowell
RANK: Chief Petty Officer & hovercraft pilot
MISSION: To honor the Navy he loves
Gail Miller cares only about cooking the very best food for those who choose to serve. When assigned to the USS Peleliu, the Navy serves her far more than she bargained for.
Sly Stowell’s home aboard the USS Peleliu comes under threat of a changing Navy. He must decide if he can change with it.
When the Night Stalkers take over the ship and international crises call, their commitment and their hearts are tested to the limit.
Will they still be there when the time comes to spend Christmas at Steel Beach?
Sly sat at the head of the Peleliu’s stern ramp and watched the sunset. The lazy waves sloshed up and down the steel beach with a soft murmur. The Christmas party had run through most of the day despite it being everyone’s “night.”
A late mail call had reached the carrier and great bundles of packages and letters from home had arrived ……