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During a vacation in Italy, a woman is reunited with a former high-school classmate who gives her a passionate tour of the country and ignites a hope of transforming a summer fling into a loving permanent relationship. Original.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published June 1st 2005 by Harlequin
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--karen Green-berry
Hayden & April- BRAB ONLINE BOOK CLUB

I loved this book, this author makes her characters so lovable; and their issues so relatable that you can't help but fall in love.

April had been through a traumatic illness and wanted to visit Europe, so when her friend Stephanie invited her to go to Venice, Italy, she jumped at the chance. Hayden originally from Philadelphia, was now working with the state department in Italy. Wouldn't you know that they had attended the same school, even they were neve
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Dec 30, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
April and Hayden grown folks

After such a time in a land of romance, Venice, Italy was a nice pleasant surprise to set the storyline of April and Hayden. Both having to overcome their past and live for the present it was interesting how their love unfolded. Great sub characters in Stephanie and Santiago.

The only reason this isn't a five star for me is because the ending felt rush. Like a race to get to the finish line in a nice wrapped bow. Not to mention the bomb that was dropped on Hayden by
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Sandra Kitt is the author of more than twenty novels, including The Color of Love, Significant Others, and Close Encounters, as well as numerous short stories.

Her work has been nominated for the NAACP Image Award and has appeared on theEssence and Blackboard bestseller lists. She is the recipient of the Romantic Times Lifetime Achievement Award and the Zora Neale Hurston Literary Award.

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