One Night in Italy is a charming, funny and heartwarming novel from Lucy Diamond, author of The Beach Cafe. Is Italian really the language of love? A new class of students hopes to find out . . . Annas recently been told the father shes never met is Italian. Now shes baking focaccia, whipping up tiramisu and swotting up on her vocabulary, determined to make it to Italy so she can find him in person. Catherines husband has walked out on her, and shes trying to pick up the pieces of her life. But shell need courage as well as friends when she discovers his deception runs even deeper than infidelity. Sophies the teacher of the class, whod much rather be back in sunny Sorrento. She cant wait to escape the tensions at home and go travelling again. But sometimes life – and love – can surprise you when you least expect it. As the evening class gets underway, friendships form and secrets from Italy begin to emerge. With love affairs blossoming in the most unlikely places, and hard decisions to face, its going to be a year that Anna, Catherine and Sophie will never forget.