Nothing But a Smile is a story set during World War II. Wink, a Stars and Stripes artist who injures his hand, is discharged from the army. He meets Sal, the wife of a friend, who is trying to run a failing camera shop. The two of them come up with a plan to make money by publising pin-up photos, with Wink as photographer and Sal as model.
Nothing But a Smile was an interesting story with great characters and plenty of WWII details in the setting. The storyline went just beyond being a traditional romantic tale, and once it had done so, didn't go quite far enough for my taste. Still it was a great read, and I recommend it. I'm a bit surprised that there isn't already a movie in the works.