Love & Gelato
Jenna Evans Welch
5 out of 5
Love & Gelato is the quintessential romance novel. Although protagonist Lina is initially reluctant to spend the summer in a foreign country to fulfill her mother’s dying wish, she soon falls head over heels for Italy’s food and attractions…and boys, especially her friendly neighbor Lorenzo. In addition to the new people she meets, Lina is also getting familiar with the past as she reads her mother’s old diary and unearths more secrets than she could possibly imagine. The novel culminates in her unsupervised trip across Italy with Lorenzo in order to discover the truth about her biological father. The beautiful setting serves as the perfect backdrop to Lina’s budding romance. Readers will be entranced by the suspenseful plot and down-to-earth writing in this phenomenal debut novel by Jenna Evans Welch.
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