Everlasting Author:Nancy Thayer At eighteen, Catherine Eliot turns her back on her family's aspirations for her and comes to New York, on her own for the first time. There, she finds herself a job, almost by accident, at the Vandervelds' charming, disorganized Park Avenue flower shop. She helps turn Vanderveld Flowers from an ordinary flower shop into a fairyland. Before long ... more »she's gone from taking orders to giving them, but it will take a daring act born of desperation - and a dark secret that, like a rose's thorn, stands ready to wound forever - to make the shop her own.
Once she does, she renames the store Blooms and it thrives as never before. Stamped with Catherine's own brand of cachet, Blooms becomes the most desirable florist in New York. Only one thing is missing - a man to make her as happy as Blooms has.
Everlasting is a story full of love, lust, ambition, and blackmail, about what is passed form generation to generation, and what is truly everlasting. A luscious, romantic novel about a woman you'll never forget.« less