Books tagged: sicilian

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 13 results

The Bandit of Monte Lepre
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In this depiction of a Robin Hood figure in post-war Sicily, Fayette Jones-Ziegler has captured the story of Salvatore Giuliani, creating a sense of the desparate conditions that led to his adventures and end.
Tastes and Tales of Sicilian Cookery, A Back to Queens Cookbook
By
Price: $14.49 USD. Words: 36,910. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010 by G and J Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Along with a banquet of his favorite Sicilian recipes, Chef Thomas takes us on a nostalgic visit to the heart of Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island of the 1960's, in this delightful Heirloom Cookbook you will treasure. Through photos and tales, we discover the story of one man's abiding love and admiration for his Grandpa Renda and the incredible influence that love had on his life.
Not On The Map
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Screenplays » Drama
NOT ON THE MAP, 10 characters. An insane ensemble comedy.
Il mistero di Calatubo
By
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.
The Last Cannoli
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,220. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Last Cannoli introduces the Donitella family—tribe might be more fitting. Spanning four decades the novel opens its mouth-watering tale in the '50s when the father's ritual story-telling begins to take on the power of prayer. The Donitellas will stay with you and you'll keep thinking of them as one thinks of interesting people.
Bonanno Family Members In New York In 1920
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
My eBook profiles more than 100 Bonanno family members who lived in all boroughs of New York City in 1920. For each head of household, I have listed street address information as well as work industries. Related family members are described. Immigration and Naturalization dates are given, as is literacy data. Entries were researched from the 1920 U.S. Census and New York City Business Directory.
Mama Nunnari's Italian Meat Sauce Secret Recipe
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 580. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Brian Osburn cooks his grandmother's secret spaghetti sauce recipe. This food helps those suffering from the flu and stimulates the appetite of those under-going chemo therapy for cancer.
Mariuzza, A Life
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Mariuzza, A Life is the story of Maria Bellino Amato who was born in Sicily, emigrated to the United States when she was 16, and experienced numerous family tragedies. Nevertheless, she prospered and eventually died in the garden in her suburban home near New Brunswick NJ in 1979 at the age of 84.
La Comparsa
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: Italian. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
La tragicomica biografia di Agazio Sanguedolce, "italiano medio" che nella vita ricopre sistematicamente il ruolo della comparsa. Un romanzo che fa ridere e riflettere.
Italian Funerals and Other Festive Occasions
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
The Mafia at his doorstep, a scary grandmother with “special powers” and his favorite aunt who knitted him sweaters and smuggled gin: New York in the 20s seemed so normal to the seven year old boy. With great humor Mr. Miranda shares his bizarre family secrets with us, and also twelve of his secret family recipes going back five Sicilian generations. He proves reality is stranger than fiction!