When Jamie, an American adventure travel guide, makes her first trip to Bali, she is thrilled to explore the many delights of the exotic Indonesian locale. Her involvement with a new romantic partner, Miguel, only adds to the plethora of sensual delights that Jamie experiences, including everything from the new foods she eats, the interesting sights she sees, and the passion of long nights full of lovemaking.
Unfortunately, a few nights into the trip, a terrorist bombing at a local nightclub where Jamie and Miguel have stopped changes both of their lives forever. Surrounded by death and destruction, Jamie lives through a horror that most people never experience and those who have can never forget.
"Author Ellen Sussman easily immerses us in another world full of memorable characters and tugs at our heartstring