Clara Parker was a small town girl from Overlook, Nebraska who followed her dreams to the Big Apple.
On her way home for the holidays she encounters a strange man and finds herself in possession of a unique book. Unexpected news from her sister, hilarious family gossip, and running into the boy who stole her heart force Clara to acknowledge the truth.
Successful restaurateur Luciano Ventura can't forget the passionate first love of a high school sweetheart.
As the summer of their senior year came to a close, unforeseen events with the health of his father tore the young couple apart. A meddlesome sister helps these two former lovers discover undeniable truths about the choices that they've made. He never thought tiramisu would lead to such a searing reunion.
But can he convince Clara that she can live her dreams and be with him too?