By Harriet Evans
Internationally bestselling writer Harriet Evans provides readers "the excellent girly learn" (Cosmopolitan, UK) during this enjoyable, bittersweet, and irresistibly fabulous trip of unpolluted starts off and primary loves.
Twelve years in bustling London have left Tess Tennant dumped by way of her boyfriend, out of labor, and depressing. nonetheless, might be taking a brand new activity as a classics professor on the tiny university in her picture-perfect homeland within the English nation-state was once a piece drastic. Langford’s stone cottages, old fashioned retailers, and lifetime locals consider even smaller than she remembered, yet at the very least Tess has Adam, her top and oldest buddy. On a spontaneous birthday event again to town, even though, their painful and heartbreaking previous forces them into an indignant war of words.
Tess escapes to Rome on a category journey and falls all of sudden into the palms of Peter, a captivating American journalist . . . till a tragedy cuts her holiday brief. again domestic and by myself, Tess needs to slowly get to the bottom of her emotions approximately her secretive ally, the romantic new lover she slightly is aware, and the self reliant lady she quite desires to be.