I made the wrong choice.Lina is spending the summer in Tuscany, but she isnt in the mood for Italys famous sunshine and fairy-tale landscape. Shes only there because it was her mothers dying wish that she get to know her father. But what kind of father isnt around for sixteen years? All Lina wants to do is get back home.But then she is given a journal that her mom had kept when she lived in Italy. Suddenly Linas uncovering a magical world of secret romances, art, and hidden bakeries. A world that inspires Lina, along with the ever-so-charming Ren, to follow in her mothers footsteps and unearth a secret that has been kept for far too long. Its a secret that will change everything she knew about her mother, her fatherand even herself.People come to Italy for love and gelato, someone tells her, but sometimes they discover much more....
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Love & Gelato Reviews
This book was successful in getting rid of my sucky reading slump. After a month of force reading various books, this book performed its magic and voila! Reading slump gone. I never thought that a super cute young-adult contemporary romance is what I really need. This was the first contemporary book I've read this year and I absolutely adored it. The plot, characters, and setting were captivating.
The setting of the story is in Italy. Oh gosh, Italy... I ...more
BTAT 2017 book #2
Possibly even a 4.5/5 stars
THIS. WAS. SO. CUTE.
The plot? Adorable and intriguing. The characters? Pretty great. The setting? INCREDIBLE. So much good stuff in this BOOK!
I loved the twists and the turns of the plot as well as the added element of Lina's mom's journal. And a book set in Italy just.....so good. So so good.
If you enjoy contemporary romances you'll for sure enjoy this book.
Sonia met my eyes in the mirror. “You know, people come to Italy for all sorts of reasons, but when they stay, it’s for the same two things.”
“Love and gelato.”
I know I say this a lot, but seriously-What a pleasant surprise!! Seriously. There are few books that manage to surprise me, and it’s even rarer that I fall for a book set overseas. Don’t ask why and I won’t explain-Just know that there are really only two books that have successfully stolen my heart that take place outside of ...more
Love and Gelato is the perfect book to enjoy this summer. Set in Italy, this book is absolutely breathtaking. The fact that there are old journal entries in the story makes it so much more incredible. Trust me, after reading this book, you’ll be craving some gelato!
Love and Gelato has such an interesting concept! This book tells the story of Lina, a girl who moves to Italy after her mom dies. When she gets there, she is given an old journal of her mom’s and learns many secrets about her ...more
Awww! This was a really cute summer read.
I loved the whole Italian experience accompanied with lots of Italian history, gelato, and young love. Perfect!
This story had it's ups and downs, I enjoyed the mystery part and I loved the character growth, I still feel giddy.
Really enjoyed this book!
Mashup review featuring it coming soon!
To be honest, I was more interested in the gelato part than the love part, but it was still pretty cute.
If you are looking for a light, super fluffy and easy read then this book is for you and you should totally pick it up! :)...more
Not going to lie I did pick this up for the cover as it’s just so pretty and nice to look at so it was 100% a cover buy but it ended up a really enjoyable read. This book made me want to go for Florence so bad, the way it was described was just magical and I so wanted to be there eating Gelato and looking out at all the amazing views.
I was captivated by the unique people, th