Wanting to maintain her independence and get her renovation business off the ground, 29-year old Kate O’Malley discovers that working for a peeping pervert and a loquacious hostess can bring adventure, mystery, love and major trouble to her life. For Kate and her reno partner Pearl, the action takes place in sublime Tofino, B.C. where harvesting God’s little joke called geoduck clams can cost you your life. The characters in Clamming Up are people whose entertaining quirks make you want these folks on speed dial. Diving, surfing, and enjoying all that Canada’s incomparable west coast has to offer, adventures unfold, relationships grow, and the sharks start circling, literally.
Chum? Did you say, chum?" There might have been a note of hysteria in my voice. I was okay with that. "Who the hell is chumming the water? Did they not see our dive flag? Why would someone bait the water for sharks when it's perfectly obvious there are divers in the area?