JoAnn Durgin does it again –grabs readers hearts with an intriguing man and a beautiful but unassuming woman and their instant attraction. When soccer champion Dante gets stranded in the tiny town of Starlight, Iowa, he expects to leave as soon as his rental car is fixed. But after meeting Amanda, his desire to move on deserts him. He finds himself helping out all over town, which makes some people suspicious. That just adds to his appeal for others, though, including Amanda, who can’t seem to fight the appeal of the Italian Cowboy. Her life is in Florida and his is in Italy. How can they possibly have a future together?
I thoroughly enjoyed this story of love, faith, and family. Ms. Durgin paints a picture of a welcoming (for the most part) town and how faith makes love possible – even when circumstances interfere. Starlight, Star Bright earns five stars for its warmth, humor, and wonderful, multi-layered