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Unwilling Helper
Series: Italian trilogy. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A journalist and a former police officer attempt to track down a missing refugee - a search that takes them from an idyllic Aeolian island to the heart of Tuscany. People-trafficking, the sex-trade and corrupt officials are major obstacles to their quest.
Return to Bella Terra - Book 3 of The Italian Chronicles Trilogy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » General
A mother, her son, and the man who threatens to come between them . . .
Tommaso Buscetta Italian Mafia Informant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Tommaso Buscetta was part of the Pizza Connection that operated in Italy and the U.S. in the 1970s. Many of the pizza parlors, fronts for heroin trafficking, were based in the Northeast and Midwestern U.S. Twenty-two defendants were indicted for the 1985 trial during which Buscetta presented his testimony. The indictments were served by FBI and DEA agents. Multiple convictions followed.
Island Interludes: Just Us Two Escape to the Sun
Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
As life moved on, Rosie and her husband took every opportunity to escape to the sun. Island Interludes continues where we left you in Sicily in The Long Leg of Italy. Join them on their adventures in the ancient islands of the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The fourth in the Just Us Two Travel series.Illustrated with five colour maps and twenty-five colour photographs.
An Ancient Solution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017 by Denise Neville. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What happened on Crete? How can Private Investigator Sonoma Whittington's sabbatical in England end up with her running for her life across Crete and Sicily?
Alphonse Attardi Gambino Family Soldier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Before 1970 Alphonse Attardi changed his name to Jim Carra, had plastic surgery and gave a detailed interview to syndicated columnist Jack Anderson. He turned his back on the Mafia, opting to risk his life as an informant, someone who was constantly chased by mobster executioners. The information he provided federal agents was crucial to prosecuting organized crime cases of the mid 20th century.
The Madonna of Pisano - Book 1 of The Italian Chronicles Trilogy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,700. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » General
A young woman, a priest, and a secret that keeps them bitterly bound to each other . . .
The Wind Tower
Price: Free! Words: 3,690. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Pietro believes it shouldn't be that difficult to kill his work mate. After all, his is a dangerous job. And indeed, when he's up there on the top of the wind tower, and the storm is raging, it seems everyday rules no longer apply. Yet...
Cuisine of Sicily
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Guide to the traditional cuisine of Sicily. Includes more than 30 recipes with photos and detailed instructions.
Sicily
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
This guide leads you in a weeklong drive in the Island of Sicily: starting with Messina, touching the Aeolian Islands, and then Taormina, Acireale, Catania, Syracuse, Caltagirone, Piazza Armerina with its Roman Villa, Agrigento with the Greek Temples, Porto Empedocle, Selinunte, to arrive in Palermo, with a visit to Solunto and Monreale. It includes photos and descriptions of the attractions.