Hastings Releases First Novel in Door County Romance Series

Door County author Katherine Hastings ( has released her new romance novel, The Other Half, which takes place primarily in Baileys Harbor and is the first in a series set in Door County. The second novel, The Other Room, set in Sister Bay, will be released Aug. 15.

The Other Half follows spoiled New York socialite Cassandra Davenport after she’s shipped to her family’s cabin in Baileys Harbor to prove she can live without her riches. She gets her first real job bartending at the Blue Ox. Neighbor and local fisher Jake Alton doesn’t know much about the woman next store, but she’s proving difficult to ignore.

“I loved ‘seeing’ my characters in familiar places and envisioning them running around Door County,” Hastings said.

Hastings’ books, in print and digital forms, are available on Amazon and will soon be available locally. Business that wish to carry her novels can reach her at [email protected]