Due anni prima di andarsene di casa mio padre disse a mia madre che ero molto brutta La frase fu pronunciata sottovoce, nell appartamento che, appena sposati, i miei genitori avevano acquistato al Rione Alto, in cima a San Giacomo dei Capri Tutto gli spazi di Napoli, la luce blu di un febbraio
A trip to Italy reignites a woman s desires to disastrous effect in this dark ode to womanhood, death, and sexTo cool headed, fastidious Pricilla Messing, Italy will be an escape, a brief glimpse of freedom from a life that s starting to feel like one long decline Rescued from the bedside of her
The extraordinary story of four courageous women who helped form the Italian Resistance against the Nazis and the Fascists during the Second World War In the late summer of 1943, when Italy changed sides in WWII and the Germans, now their enemies, occupied the north of the country, an Italian
What if loving someone means keeping a secret that will break your heart In late 1983, a letter arrives from Italy, containing secrets so unthinkable that it is hidden away, apparently forever More than three decades later, it is found by the last person who was ever supposed to see it When
The never before told true account of the design and development of the first desktop computer by the world s most famous high styled typewriter company, than a decade before the arrival of the Osborne 1, the Apple 1, the first Intel microprocessor, and IBM s PC5150 The human, business,
Pietro vive con Teresa un a tempestoso Dopo l ennesimo litigio, a lei viene un idea raccontami qualcosa che non hai mai detto a nessuno gli propone , raccontami la cosa di cui ti vergogni di pi , e io far altrettanto Cos rimarremo uniti per sempre Si lasceranno, naturalmente, poco dopo.
A novel about a woman who braves her father s hidden past to discover his secrets In 1944, British bomber pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into the verdant fields of German occupied Tuscany Badly wounded, he found refuge in a ruined monastery and in the arms of Sofia Bartoli.
Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, Beneath a Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man s incredible courage and resilience during one of history s darkest hours Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or the Nazis He s a normal Italian teenager obsessed with music,
A true crime podcast sets a housewife s present life on a collision course with her secret past The day Anna McDonald s quiet, respectable life explodes starts off like all the days before packing up the kids for school, making breakfast, listening to yet another true crime podcast Then her
A harrowing historical novel of the extraordinary acts of ordinary people in Nazi occupied Italy Italy, 1943 Luca Benedetto has joined the partisans in their fight against the German troops ravaging the shores of his town on Lake Como While risking his life to free his country, Luca is also
Italy, 1943 Germany occupies much of the country, placing the Jewish population in grave danger during World War II As children, Eva Rosselli and Angelo Bianco were raised like family but divided by circumstance and religion As the years go by, the two find themselves falling in love But the
For some people in post World War II Germany, the battle is not over August 1945 As Stefano, an Italian POW, heads toward home across war ravaged Germany, he encounters a young child beside his dead mother Unable to leave him to an unknown fate, Stefano takes the boy with him, finding refuge in a
In this new installment in Tasha Alexander s bestselling Victorian series, Lady Emily and her husband Colin uncover a mystery in the ancient city of Pompeii Some corpses lie undisturbed longer than others But when Lady Emily discovers a body hidden in plain sight amongst the ruins of Pompeii, it