Nitsa Olivadoti


Nitsa Olivadoti comes from a strong artistic and cultural background. She graduated from Bridgewater State University in 2000 with a major in Fine Arts and a concentration in painting. Her visual work has been displayed in student shows, online and local galleries and cultural festivals.

Born of a Greek mother and Swedish father, she had wanted to write her maternal grandmother's story since she was nine years old. It was only a matter of time. At thirty-one, with the encouragement and inspiration from her grandmother, she started the journey. Nitsa completed extensive research in European history, particularly on Greece during World War II, in order to support her grandmother’s recollection of past events. Nitsa resides near Boston, Massachusetts with her husband and two children.
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Cicada's Choice
By Nitsa Olivadoti
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction
In the aftermath of World War II, sixteen year old Eleni accepts a marriage proposal from a mysterious Greek-American. As she boards the ship alone that will sail from Greece to the United States, her heart is in a state of constant conflict. Should she be anxious or happy?

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