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Heritage Italian-American Style/Patrimonio Italo Americano
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,650. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The book for Italians - and those who wish they were! Revised bilingual edition has been expanded from 1492 to 1776 fact-filled questions that highlight the endless contributions made by Italians and Italian Americans to western civilization. From Julius Caesar to Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, from Galileo to Sinatra - who says education can't be fun? The “original” Italian cultural compendium.
Bianca La Fortunata
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by The Trashy Novel Corp. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Bianca. Smart and sociable, yet sometimes naïve. Curious and adventurous. A listener, a barker, a thinker, eager to learn, and in denial of her slight language barrier. With a penchant for punk rock and Motown, and a temperament and loyalty as sweet as Chaucer's Griselda, Bianca's curiosity to discover her roots sends her to Italy, where she relives her life as a young pup.
Southern Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These three stories of the recent South explore wildly different themes. "Stephano" spreads over two generations; an Italian woman who never fitted in south Georgia, and her son. He doesn't fit, either. "Woodrow" wanted to please everyone but what he wanted most was to fly. "Leonard" would have joined the army but he screwed up and the wouldn't let him in. Good thing,too.
From the Antipasto to the Zabaglione - The Story of Italian Restaurants in America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
From the Antipasto to the Zabaglione tells the story of Italian restaurants in America. There is certainly more to Italian food in this country than what is found in its Italian-themed restaurants. But, it is an appealing tale in its own right, and one that has not yet been fully told. This fairly concise tome follows the food of the early immigrants to the diverse range of Italian eateries today.
Con Amore
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,170. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
The East End of Long Island sets the scene for a group of chefs attending a weeklong conference on Italian food. Food journalist and cooking instructor Janine Fiori is thrilled to be invited, but her enthusiasm fades as she encounters a series of puzzling events. Romance, a bit of suspense, the history of Italy, and numerous recipes combine to create a story about love, food, and life.
Wilder by the Dozen: Wild Pizzas Anytime
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Pizza
Pizza can also be served as an appetizer, entree or even a bread side dish or snack. Try cornmeal or Jalapeno cheese in the crust for a Southwest pizza, put a scrambled egg on top of spicy crumbled sausage (or tempeh) and diced chiles or bell peppers for a breakfast pizza. At the Cordon Bleu they had us add cheese and herbs to the crust for a flavourful addition. Now try all the Ethnic cuisines.
Il mistero di Calatubo
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Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,880. Language: Italian. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Piacevole giallo nel quale si rivivono, magistralmente descritte, le atmosfere della Sicilia più profonda.
Just Married Sicilian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Newlyweds Rita and Evan begin their marriage by trying to deal with the bride’s recovered memory of a trauma. They fail to adjust to family life quickly enough to please the Sicilian father of the bride, Angelo, who never hesitates to give his opinion. When Evan misses his first family funeral he gets in trouble early on, and it only gets worse when Rita attends successive family functions alone.
L'Estate in tavola
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Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: Italian. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Ricettario per gli amanti del buon sapore. Lo chef Alberico Nunziata propone per l'estate i suoi piatti migliori.
Average Joe: An Autobiography of a Working Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Many years ago we gave my parents a computer. When they asked, “What will we do with it?” we suggested that they write their life stories. This is Dad’s life story, in his own words.