Books tagged: sicily

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A Small Matter of Destiny
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,700. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
"If it weren't for the Gift, he would never have known. If it weren't for the Gift, he would have been content. But Edmond Dantifori had the Gift—a Power few could comprehend—and with this Gift a simple peasant boy was about to change the world." Prepare yourself for a fascinating tale of yesterday with a priceless message for today!
The Bandit of Monte Lepre
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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.
Italy: Passport to Dining
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Know What You Eat! A convenient menu translator for English-speakers visiting Italy. From Abbacchio to Zuppa Pavese, this concise food and menu translator provides clear, alphabetized descriptions of over 1,000 common (and not-so-common) Italian dishes that you are likely to find on menus throughout Italy. Know what you order!
The Battle Honours of the Royal Hampshire Regiment
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Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Men from Hampshire have for generations fought in the ranks of the Royal Hampshire Regiment, or its predecessors. All 160 Battle Honours of the regiment are featured in this book, including Blenheim, Minden, Barrosa, Kabul, Paardeburg, Mons, The Somme, Mesopotamia, Ypres, Passchendaele, Dunkirk, North Africa, Sicily, D-Day and Rhine Crossing.
The New World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In post-apocalyptic Sicily a megalomaniac has taken over one of the last outposts of an interstellar colonization program, and organized crime has assumed political control of the island. A man caught in the middle of these conflicts struggles to save his wife and with her join a team making one last effort to reach the stars.
Journey from Shanghai
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,080. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Rafaella Bardini, her Chinese mother and Italian father, are exiled from Communist China. With almost no money, the family tries to resettle in Italy.
Stone of Heaven
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Mai-yeen and Rafaella Bardini emigrate from Rome, Italy, and plunge into life in America. It is a new life, new environment, with surprises.
A Prince in America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,880. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A highly entertaining personal and social memoir which charts the course of an Italian prince who falls on hard times. A Prince in America evokes the captivatingly varied worlds and characters of Belle Époque Europe, the 1929 Wall Street crash, World War Two Rome and of course the movie business and some its most fascinating icons.
Sicilian Enigma
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
During the search for a long-missing artifact, Professor Cartwright is increasingly baffled by the motives of her intriguing Sicilian colleague and narrowly escapes Mafia treasure-hunters.
Jesus' Island of Dreams
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 145,530. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
Jesus’ Island of Dreams is a story of the efforts to follow instructions from Jesus. Thomas, a great grandson of Apostle Thomas, does as he is told by Jesus. He is to obtain the support of the Romans. Find a specific island in the Mediterranean.