USA TODAY BESTSELLER
Jesse Sienna doesn''t believe that love can last. His parents'
marriage was caring but passionless, and his own romantic history
tells him that love can burn bright, but that it cannot burn for
long. So when his elderly father, Mickey, moves in with him and
seems unable to understand Jesse''s no-strings-attached
relationship with Marina, his current girlfriend, Jesse barely pays
attention. It''s just another example of how different they are
and more evidence that he and his father will never connect on any
But the truth is, Mickey Sienna knows more about love than most
people learn in a lifetime. More than half a century ago, he
discovered the endless rewards of investing your heart and soul in
someone...and he knows the devastating costs of letting the perfect
someone slip by.
When Mickey sees Jesse taking an extraordinary woman for granted,
he decides it''s time to tell Jesse his story a story he''s never
shared with any of his children before. It is a story that will
change both of them profoundly.
At once a stirring family drama and a touching romance, THE FOREVER
YEAR is filled with richly drawn characters and powerful
situations. You will respond personally to the people you meet in
this novel, and you will find yourself deeply enmeshed in their
stories. And you might find yourself looking at love in a new