By Kathy Giuffre
In an try to break out from her annoying lifestyles as a unmarried operating mom of 2 younger boys, Kathy Giuffre books a year-long journey for 4 in a tropical paradise. on the final minute, her boyfriend proclaims he's not becoming a member of them, and Kathy unearths herself in an unlivable residence in Rarotonga, a tiny speck in the course of the South Pacific Ocean. Her not likely savior is Emily, an 82-year-old Maori girl with a wide white condo at the fringe of the sea, which the 2 girls proportion with callous missionaries, the ghosts of Emily’s ancestors, and, in brief, a weird and wonderful couple from jap Europe. As time passes, Kathy is seduced through the island and its humans and via emotions she hasn't ever ahead of skilled. this can be an inspirational tale approximately having the braveness to look for whatever greater and discovering it—serenity, sensuality, and, eventually, love.
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An Afternoon in Summer: My Year on a South Sea Island, Doing Nothing, Gaining Everything, and Finally Falling in Love by Kathy Giuffre