Books tagged: italianamerican

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Il mistero di Calatubo
Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,880. Language: Italian. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Piacevole giallo nel quale si rivivono, magistralmente descritte, le atmosfere della Sicilia più profonda.
The Visit
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Every week on Friday Martha Parker came to clean Leda Palmieri’s Grosse Pointe home. But this Friday was different. Mrs. Palmieri did not want to do this but knew she must. After all, that narrow slice of life they shared turned on the color of help.
Caddy Daze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Caddy Daze is the story of the summers Jim and his high school friends spent toting golf bags at a country club in Westchester, N.Y. The offbeat denizens of the caddy yard are lovingly presented, presided over by a caddy master whose formal education ended in the 6th grade -- but who holds dual degrees from the schools of hard-knocks and street smarts.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
THE FIRST MAFIOSO
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,590. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
His story has never been completely told, despite that he became known worldwide in the late 1880s when the FBI dubbed him "the first Mafioso" to emigrate from Sicily to America. The truth as to whether “Panama Joe” and Serafina became an Italian "Bonnie and Clyde" makes their story all the more compelling and reveals the greatest love story "never told."