From the author of the national bestseller "A Thousand Days in Venice" comes this sumptuous, passionate memoir of a life in rural Tuscany that's now available in paperback.From the author of the national bestseller "A Thousand Days in Venice" comes this sumptuous, passionate memoir of a life in rural Tuscany that's now available in paperback.Read Less
Our goal with every sale is customer satisfaction, so please buy with confidence. Every order is shipped the same day or the next day. This is a used book in good condition and may show some signs of use or wear.
Good. 2005-Paperback-Used-Good--Shows some shelf-wear. May contain old price stickers or their residue, inscriptions or dedications from previous owners in first few pages and remainder marks.-. -Hall Street Books proudly ships from Brooklyn, NY. All orders are processed and shipped within 24 business hours, Mon-Fri. Expedited shipping and tracking available within the US. Hall Street's No-Worry guarantee lets you buy with confidence!
This is the sequel to A Thousand Days in Venice. I love Marlena's style and attention to the tiny details that make this story an invitatin to fully join her. You feel her joys and sorrows and actually live daily in the tiny Tuscan village along with her and her husband. To complete the experience she includes recipes of the dishes she mentions, and the overall effect is one of longing to be right there. I found it hard to put the book down.
Aug 23, 2007
This is the further adventures of an American who leaves her home, her country , and her family to marry a Venetian and make a new life in Italy. After renovating and selling their apartment in the Lido, they rent a farmhouse outside of an Tuscan Village and move in. This book explores the foibles of the new friends they make in the village. Marlena and her husband throw themselves into their new lifestyle and become members of the village.Their adventures will make you laugh and cry.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.