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By Barbara Sher Tinsley

"Thirty-two-year-old Candida Darroway, an Italian professor at Altamonte, a small collage close to San Francisco, searches for her id. nonetheless unmarried, yet in a dating, she is familiar with she must get her own existence in gear.

She’s provided a chance she can’t go up. the school is sponsoring a fund-raising, three-week luxurious paintings journey to Italy, the similar of touring for gastronomy and Renaissance artwork. Her colleague, Professor Rob Ferrell, could act because the artwork heritage chief and Candida could be the cultural chief. For a few cause, she feels this journey will end up her personal Renaissance.

So starts off a travel full of misfits, artwork research, and gourmand delicacies, the place Candida turns into Ferrell’s scapegoat for what is going improper. The group—a combined bag—favors Ferrell’s management, ostracizing Candida. She yearns for Professor Wes Spotswood, a guy twenty-one years her senior, with whom she is having a torrid affair. in the course of the journey, medieval Italy pulses below Renaissance pores and skin, drunkards reform, and previous flames rekindle.

In the tip, Altamonte’s journey bargains greater than an appreciation of artwork and heritage. Candida discovers powers of judgment and social interplay. different locations have unfolded grander vistas to her than even her liked Italian Renaissance offered."

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