A middle-aged American woman and a younger Italian man overcome the odds in a tumultuous, cross-cultural love affair.
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A long queue or an extra glass of wine in an outdoor cafe are enough for instant travel friends to share confidences - particularly when they're women traveling alone. Whatever the reasons for striking out on their own, I admire female curiosity about the world around them and their fearlessness in meeting new people and situations. This book about an unlikely foreign romance is dedicated to all women (regardless of age) who love to find the unexpected in whatever part of the world they may find themselves.From the Inside Flap:
Anne Whitman, once widowed, once divorced, is entering the autumn of her life. The invisible years, she calls them. Before that happens, she wants to return to Italy and the memory of a joyous holiday when she was young. Anne finds more than sun-splashed days when she meets Marco, a moody younger Italian who challenges her in ways she never dreamed possible. Marco's philosophy ("Life is little islands of joy in a sea of sorrow."), his fiery temperament and "famous pessimism" turn Anne's calm world upside down. "I have found the only depressed man in Italy," she writes to a friend. They should end their love affair now before they are both destroyed - and yet....
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Book Description AuthorHouse. Book Condition: Very Good. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP65630714
Book Description Authorhouse, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1588204316