L'invenzione occasionale

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La vita bugiarda degli adulti

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Messy, Wonderful Us

Messy, Wonderful UsWhat if loving someone means keeping a secret that will break your heart In late 1983, a letter arrives from Italy, containing secrets so unthinkable that it is hidden away, apparently forever More than three decades later, it is found by the last person who was ever supposed to see it When

Find Me (Call Me By Your Name, #2)

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Once Night Falls

Once Night FallsA harrowing historical novel of the extraordinary acts of ordinary people in Nazi occupied Italy Italy, 1943 Luca Benedetto has joined the partisans in their fight against the German troops ravaging the shores of his town on Lake Como While risking his life to free his country, Luca is also

Beneath a Scarlet Sky

Beneath a Scarlet SkyBased on the true story of a forgotten hero, Beneath a Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man s incredible courage and resilience during one of history s darkest hours Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or the Nazis He s a normal Italian teenager obsessed with music,

The Tuscan Child

The Tuscan ChildA novel about a woman who braves her father s hidden past to discover his secrets In 1944, British bomber pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into the verdant fields of German occupied Tuscany Badly wounded, he found refuge in a ruined monastery and in the arms of Sofia Bartoli.

From Sand and Ash

From Sand and AshItaly, 1943 Germany occupies much of the country, placing the Jewish population in grave danger during World War II As children, Eva Rosselli and Angelo Bianco were raised like family but divided by circumstance and religion As the years go by, the two find themselves falling in love But the