When her parents divorced, Mariah lost her family. Now she has lost the chance to have a special summer since her mother has decided to house sit a very wealthy person's home in Palm Springs. Than Mariah meets Paul Strobe. He comes from a wealthy family but he is nice and he's not a snob. With his piercing blue eyes and gentle nature he breaks down Mariah's defenses and she begins to care for him.
Than one day Paul becomes seriously ill and even his parents wealth may not be able to help him. Will Mariah loose her first love?
Publisher: Bantam Sweet Dreams
Publish Date: July 1984 Theme: YA Contemporary