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Michaels' latest novel is emotional and well written. Her strong heroine, Lin, has overcome obstacles in an admirable manner. It is not so easy to feel sympathetic toward Nick. His "poor rich guy" character seems like a cliche. The circumstances that surround Lin's chance meeting with Nick, her son's long-lost father, strain credulity. It's difficult to believe that Nick and his miserable wife just happen to be attending the welcoming banquet for the incoming NYU class, which includes his son.
When 17-year-old Lin Townsend becomes pregnant, her abusive father kicks her out and the father of her baby refuses to accept responsibility. Alone, she makes a life for herself and her son and now runs a successful diner. When her
Reviewed By: Roseann Marlett
Published: April 2010