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by Anna Grant
While vacationing in Italy with her teenage daughter, Nina Downing falls in love with the culture, the language, and with a fellow tourist who she soon finds out is a Catholic priest. After the trip, Nina returns to her husband in Chicago and the priest returns to his parish in Boston. Believing they will never see each other again, they fondly remember the fun they shared ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published April 1st 2011 by Createspace
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Lovely...yet sad. This modern day Thorn Birds was a great read. It was filled with complex and sympathic and well developed characters placed in a very difficult situation. As the story unfolds in a very realistic way I was transported to Italy to Chicago and to Boston. I was sad to reach the end yet gratified by the ending.