- Franz Wisner, New York Times bestselling author of Honeymoon with My Brother and How the World Makes Love
"In her revealing memoir, Sonia Marsh invites us along as she and her family leave the Southern California rat race for what they hope will be a more satisfying existence in Belize. Sonia and her family bounce between disillusionment and joy as they learn that island life is more complicated than anticipated. In the end, Sonia realizes that paradise isn't a place - it's a state of mind. I loved the story and Sonia's courage in telling it."
-Susan Pohlman, author of Halfway to Each Other: How a Year in Italy Brought our Family Home
"A book that reads like a breath of fresh air-a tale of love, courage, and laughter and the strength of family bonds despite enormous pressures."
-Lynnete Brasfield, author of Nature Lessons