Commercial Fiction / Women's Fiction
Sam Lawson, the son of famous plastic surgeons, lives in a mansion in Sydney and is used to being surrounded by luxury and beauty. He has just finished university and is working at his parents’ clinic. But something happens that changes his life completely and he decides to travel to Syria as a volunteer. There he discovers the horrors of war, but he also meets Nour, a lovely young Syrian woman. Sam tries to save Nour and her family, but getting them to a safe country does not prove easy. Cardamomo is a love story that makes us reflect on war, humanity, and love for the more vulnerable among us.