The bonds they share with their children are intricate, fiercely protected and often tested by the vagaries of modern life. This engaging collection celebrates those relationships--lost, found, newly forged, made stronger by a boundless and relentless love. A Mother's Heart features three special women who contend with the trials and tribulations of motherhood--and find romance in unexpected ways. A single mom rediscovers a long-ago love with help from her young son and YouTube in "The Promis... more info>>
For three generation of Dante women, food means love...From her restaurant on Boston's Salem Street, and from her own kitchen, Rose Dante has served countless meals and built a tightly knit community of customers, family and friends. Her daughter Toni tried to create her own life, outside that circle--only to return with her daughter when her marriage failed. Now that Vanessa's nearly grown, Toni must face the bitterness of the past in order to taste the sweetness of the future.But she can't mak... more info>>
Reading letters written to her grandmother decades before, Cara Serafini finally learns the great secret, the triumph, of Giulia's life--the love she shared with her first husband, Paolo. It's a love that began when Giulia left the Italian village of her birth and came to New York, where Paolo Serafini captured her heart ... and took her dancing on Sunday afternoons. And as Cara discovers, it's a love that's never ended--and never will.