‘Bashful and Beautiful’ By Violetta Cavaletta

It’s a cliche because it’s true: there’s nothing like the first time.
He’s visiting from far away. She’s enjoying a summer at home. A street fair. A chance encounter. And this sweet story of young love is on its way to a first kiss, and all the fabulous, sensual, sexy other firsts that follow.

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