Anita Hughes' enchanting sixth novel explores the importance of love, the pain of loss, the beauty of music, and the adventure of self-discovery for young and old alike on Spain's beautiful island.
Anita Hughes is also the author of Rome in Love, French Coast, Lake Como, Market Street, and Monarch Beach. She attended UC Berkeley's Masters in Creative Writing Program, and has taught Creative Writing at The Branson School in Ross, California. Hughes lives in Dana Point, California, where she is at work on her next novel.
With her magnificent descriptions of Majorca's beauty and
mouth-watering morsels, Anita Hughes takes you on a romantic
journey that will leave you breathless. Island In The Sea: A
Majorca Love Story is a decadent delight that must be savored!
--Liz Fenton & Lisa Steinke, authors of The Status Of All
Things What a delicious book. Anita Hughes' writing is so rich
in detail that you can practically taste the almond cake and smell
the sea as you turn the pages. An absorbing read and an utterly
delightful escape. --Cristina Alger, author of This Was Not The
Plan and The Darlings Island in the Sea is both a sunny
escape to a sumptuous Spanish Island and an exploration of the pull
of a career against the heady intoxication of love. --Beth
Harbison, author of One Less Problem Without You
Hughes' novel will make you feel all warm on the inside, and you may even think the ocean is lapping at your toes with this exotic travel romance. The descriptions throughout will almost have readers feeling like they've taken the trip to Spain themselves, and the romance is fierce. -- RT Book Review "The monuments, fashion and food in Rome in Love transport the reader immediately to Italy's Eternal City. It is both a modern fairytale and a touching homage to Audrey Hepburn." --Holly Peterson, New York Times bestselling author of The Manny on Rome in Love "French Coast is the kind of novel I sink into, a story soaked with glamour, family loyalty tested and love's resiliency proven....Anita Hughes combines a lush setting, family mystery, love and longing in one enchanting story of three beautiful women who are tested and endure." --Patti Callahan Henry, New York Times bestselling author of Driftwood Summer and Coming Up For Air on French Coast "Lake Como weaves an artful tale of family secrets, self-discovery, acceptance, and forgiveness. The pages hold a thoroughly decadent journey." --Tracey Garvis Graves, New York Times bestselling author of On the Island on Lake Como "A warm, sparkling and heartfelt novel that explores the power of second chances in life, in love and in following your dreams." --Kirkus Reviews on Market Street