Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780525946960

The Last Promise

Richard Paul Evans

4.02 avg rating
( 4,378 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
Image Not Available

Richard Paul Evans is one of the world's most beloved storytellers. Here, in his latest novel, he tells a love story about facing the greatest decision of all...choosing between the love for a child and romantic love.

When Eliana, still called Ellen by her close friends back in America, moved to Italy the future was bright with promise. Tuscany held magic in its sprawling vineyards, great food, and centuries of art. It was a life of the senses, perfect for a blossoming, talented young artist such as Eliana. Her family and friends back home all thought she had made the right choice in following her heart, and the man she fell in love with and married, back to his native country. In America, Eliana's story was that of a fairy tale.

But in Italy, in the small, rustic village nestled in the Chianti countryside, Eliana found her husband to be a very different man. Over time he distances himself from her, leaving Eliana to care for their young son, struggling with the asthma that threatens to take his life.

Although she longs for the romance she'd known in America, Eliana is happy as a mother and with the time she spends with her child; yet when fellow American Ross Story, a deeply thoughtful man with a mysterious passion for art, arrives at the same villa, a chance encounter causes Eliana and Ross to look at their lives anew. And with their discovery that individuals may change and grow, they can never forget that the bonds of family last forever.

In The Last Promise Richard Paul Evans spins a passionate, bittersweet tale about the fantastic joy and great sorrow life can throw our way. Rich and complex as a vintage Chianti wine, The Last Promise is in the end an uplifting, all-too-human tale about the magnificent power of true love.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Richard Paul Evans is a number one New York Timesbestselling author. The Last Promise is his seventh novel.

From AudioFile:

The beautiful and romantic story of Eliana focuses on an American trapped in a marriage to a philandering Italian who forces her to stay in Italy, or lose her son. Ross Story, another American, has moved to Italy "to escape a previous life," and when they fall in love, Eliana must make the impossible choice between her son and the man she loves. Jonathan Davis beautifully handles the long, complex sentences and the Italian phrases that add authenticity and texture to the story. His voice has a gentle, distinct touch, softening at the intimate, and rising in moments of joy or passion. The glorious Tuscan setting is a delicious bonus that will transport the listener. F.J.F. © AudioFile 2003, Portland, Maine-- Copyright © AudioFile, Portland, Maine

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 2.77

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.95
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Richard Paul Evans Author
Published by Dutton
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Orion Tech
(Oak Ridge, TN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dutton. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0525946969 . Bookseller Inventory # GTA1345ACCC040615H1467P

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Richard Paul Evans Author
Published by Dutton (2002)
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dutton, 2002. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: When Eliana, still called Ellen by her close friends back in America, moved to Italy the future was bright with promise. Tuscany held magic in its sprawling vineyards, great food, and centuries of art. It was a life of the senses, perfect for a blossoming, talented young artist such as Eliana. Her family and friends back home all thought she had made the right choice in following her heart, and the man she fell in love with and married, back to his native country. In America, Eliana's story was that of a fairy tale.But in Italy, in the small, rustic village nestled in the Chianti countryside, Eliana found her husband to be a very different man. Over time he distances himself from her, leaving Eliana to care for their young son, struggling with the asthma that threatens to take his life.Although she longs for the romance she'd known in America, Eliana is happy as a mother and with the time she spends with her child; yet when fellow American Ross Story, a deeply thoughtful man with a mysterious passion for art, arrives at the same villa, a chance encounter causes Eliana and Ross to look at their lives anew. And with their discovery that individuals may change and grow, they can never forget that the bonds of family last forever.In The Last Promise Richard Paul Evans spins a passionate, bittersweet tale about the fantastic joy and great sorrow life can throw our way. Rich and complex as a vintage Chianti wine, The Last Promise is in the end an uplifting, Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0525946969

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Richard Paul Evans Author
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
AMAZINGBOOKDEALS
(IRVING, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 0525946969BNA

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Richard Paul Evans Author
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97805259469601.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Richard Paul Evans Author
Published by Dutton Adult (2002)
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
ExtremelyReliable
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dutton Adult, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0525946969

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Richard Paul Evans Author
Published by Dutton
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Agora Books
(Tacoma, WA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dutton. Book Condition: New. 0525946969 Excellent condition, hardcover 2002, no marks, great dust jacket, readit. Bookseller Inventory # GRO2-00268

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Richard Paul Evans Author
Published by E P Dutton, New York, New York, U.S.A. (2002)
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Hardcover First Edition Signed Quantity Available: 1
Seller
D and M Books
(Wallingford, CT, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description E P Dutton, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. SIGNED; FIRST/FIRST; THIS BOOK IS IN A NEW CONDITION. THE DUSTJACKET IS IN A NEW CONDITION AND IN A MYLAR PROTECTOR. IT IS A FIRST EDITION/ FIRST PRINTING WITH NUMBER LINE; THE BOOK IS SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. THE SPINE IS TIGHT AND THE PAGES ARE CLEAN AND CRISP WITH SHARP CORNERS; THERE ARE NO REMAINDER MARKS; THE PRICE IS UNCLIPPED; NOT AN EX-LIBRARY BOOK; NOT A BCE; WE SHIP THE SAME DAY. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 001205

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Richard Paul Evans Author
Published by Dutton (2002)
ISBN 10: 0525946969 ISBN 13: 9780525946960
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dutton, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110525946969

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 58.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 0.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds