|About the Book|
While Italian registered nurse, Simona Carletti, visits her terminally ill Aunt Umberta in the US, Hurricane Katrina hits and shes asked by the hospital to care for a wealthy Italian businessman, Giacomo Conti, injured during the hurricane. Simona takes the job and then returns to Italy with Giacomo when hes fit to travel. Not long after they return to Italy, she finds a lump in her breast and her whole world starts to crumble. She has no family or friends to turn to and needs to undergo surgery and chemotherapy. Suddenly, the tables turn as Giacomo, with the help of his family, steps up to help Simona get through the cancer treatment and in the process he realizes hes falling in love. She fights to maintain her independence but slowly comes to understand that she needs to accept the hand being extended. Will Giacomos patience waiver before Simona lets him into her heart?