When Isabella Rossi invites each of her adult grandchildren to her estate in the Tuscan hills for her eightieth birthday, she hopes to reunite a family fractured by distance, death, and secrets.
The birthday gift of a painting, arriving unsigned and with no sender’s details, rips open old heartbreak. One family secret has already been revealed, her youngest son Albertino’s illegitimate English daughter. Now it seems there could be yet more secrets.
Returning home, the cousins, scattered across three continents, each discover their lifetime love. When they gather again at the villa as summer ends, the remaining secrets are revealed. But can they be forgiven, or will the mistakes of the past be repeated?
All nine of the original stories are included, plus a bonus tenth novella set the following year!
Book 1 That’s Amore (That’s Love) by Marion Ueckermann
When Rafaele and Jayne meet again in Tuscany, two years after dancing the night away together, is it a matter of fate or of faith?
Book 2 Luna Rosa (Blushing Moon) by Elizabeth Maddrey
When Nick, a piano tuner and closet composer, meets Louisiana, a diva-like pianist, will they be able to navigate diverging goals in order to play love’s duet?
Book 3 Rapsodia (Rhapsody) by Alexa Verde
A risk-taking photographer with a crushed spirit and a control-addicted pizzeria chain owner with a crushed heart… What will it take for them to trust in God and love again?
Book 4 TI Amo (I Love You) by Marion Ueckermann
American missionary Michael tells Alessa, the tour guide he’s just met, that one day she’ll be his wife, but she’s vowed to remain single. Can anything sway her to fall in love?
Book 5 La Fiamma Sacra (The Sacred Flame) by Clare Revell
Forged in love’s sacred flame, can a firefighter and a widowed single mother find the path God has set for them?
Book 6 Bella Notte (Beautiful Night) by Heather Gray
Piero packs light, loves adventure, and sticks to a two-dates-only rule. Felicity’s job takes her around the world, but that’s all the adventure she craves. She has little use for Piero the Playboy.
Book 7 Solo Tu (Only You) by Narelle Atkins
Sienna Rossi is torn between her new life in Australia and her longing for home. Aussie teacher Dave likes the freedom of his nomadic lifestyle. Can they risk everything for love?
Book 8 Dolce Vita (Sweet Life) by Autumn Macarthur
In the haze of a Tuscan summer, can teacher Rachel learn to surrender her fears and hurts, then embrace the life God intends for her? A sweeter life of love, with her old friend, Jon.
Book 9 La Risposta (The Answer) by Autumn Macarthur
When a wedding brings the family back to the the villa at summer’s end, unexpected answers emerge. But is it too late to heal two broken hearts and renew a loveless marriage?
BONUS NEW NOVELLA! Book 10 Innamorata (Sweetheart) by Autumn Macarthur
Is eighty-one too old for romance? When a beau from her teens returns to Tuscany, widowed Isabella Rossi is about to find out!
Don’t miss this inspirational Christian romance series, brought together for the first time in this collection, PLUS a never-before-published tenth novella written especially for the set! Each book is a complete and satisfying romance, filled with faith, family, forgiveness and love. 1300 pages of sweet summer reading from seven well-loved authors.