Books tagged: italian family

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For I Have Sinned
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,230. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a story of renewed family ties and the disillusionment of youthful idealism. It weaves together the story of life and death, the coming of age of an Italian-American youth while visiting the home of his ancestors, and later the intricacies of Italian law while giving a layperson a glimpse into the machinations of the Bank of the Vatican.
Goodnight, My Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
While still in high school, Gina Bertoletti's life takes an exciting turn when she lays eyes on handsome and charming Tony La Rosa, who dreams of becoming a star. Enter rugged fisherman Kelly Whelan, the polar opposite of Tony. One is her first love, but only one can be her true love.
Visions of Life
Price: Free! Words: 14,730. Language: American English. Published: November 23, 2015 by Crow Woods Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The 5 short stories share a common theme of dealing with conflicts: a cross-dresser struggling to be accepted, a grown woman dealing with her guilt-tripping Italian mother, a father’s desperate attempts to reconnect with his estranged daughter, a poet handling the discovery of her boyfriend’s affair, and a man reflecting on how he and his wife's new physique could not save their marriage.
Cast Me Gently
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,510. Language: American English. Published: October 15, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Teresa and Ellie couldn’t be more different. Teresa still lives at home with her Italian family, while Ellie has been on her own for years. When they meet and fall in love, their worlds clash. Ellie would love to be part of Teresa’s family, but they both know that will never happen. Sooner or later, Teresa will have to choose between the two halves of her heart—Ellie or her family.
Years From Now: the Reunion
Price: Free! Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
We meet this group of friends at the farewell; it is the last night before school is officially over. The friends then scatter, as they pursue their goals and live their lives, following many and varied roads. Then, many years later, there is a school reunion. Who will return?
The Ethnicity Of Linda Lovelace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Linda Lovelace, born Linda Susan Boreman, was of working class origins. Her father's people came to the United States from England and Ireland. The father was a New York City policeman until his retirement. As Linda Lovelace, Boreman starred in Deep Throat in 1972. She came to dislike her husband who she accused of forcing her to make porn films. Linda's maternal grandfather came to NY from Italy.
Bonanno Family Members In New York In 1920
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
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.
600 Crises or Growing Up Italian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,410. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Jane Curtin of “Saturday Night Live” did not want to talk about her high school days on the “Tonight Show”, but author Carol Olivieri Schulte has taken the plunge and done just that, in her latest book. School was an important part of the Italian way, as well as food, and family. Enjoy the minute-by-minute crisis comedy, written in the delightful manner of a person who’s been there.
The Podestà's Brooch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Yes, sociopaths exist and exult in wreaking havoc on other people’s lives. Watch Konnie, domestic help-cum-wife in a wealthy, dysfunctional Italian family. On impulse, she steals a family heirloom, and then…